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#1 of 5 Old 04-07-2004, 03:15 PM - Thread Starter
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And I'd love to see pics of any babies or toddlers in one. There weren't a lot of detailed pics on the website.

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I don't have pictures of it because I sold my hug-a-bub last summer, but I used it with my ds until he was almost 2 years old. I think he was about 27 lbs when I stopped using it. I was also 6 months pregnant though so that could have contributed to my discomfort.
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My 21 month old, 32 pound boy is too big for it. Have you looked at a Kozy carrier, mei tai, or a pack a baby?
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I use mine with my 25 lb 16 month old, though I do find it easier to tie it in the "regular" wrap cross carry with the wrap on the inside (, rather than the wrap on the outside way. The down side is that you don't see the cute pocket when you do it that way.

Here's a picture of my daughter and I last summer when she was about eight months old.

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here's me and ds in ours. it was last month so he was 9 months old
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