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Okay sling addicts, here's your chance to share your wisdom. Some of us are new to babywearing and don't know all the abbreviations out there, please add what you can

KKAFP- Kangaroo Adjustable Fleece Pouch
HaB- Hug-a-Bub Wrap
NN- New Native
OTSBH- Over the Shoulder Baby Holder

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It's too hard to remember them all--So I go here http://www.thebabywearer.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=381
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Some people don't frequent the Babywearer site, so here's their list of abbreviations
Quote:
ABC - Asian-style Baby Carrier
ACP - Adjustable Cotton Pouch
AFP - Adjustable Fleece Pouch
BB - Baby Bjorn
BB - Baby Bundler (stretchy wrap)
BSAP - Baby Space Adjustable Pouch
CnC - Cuddle n' Carry
CP - Chic Papoose
EBMT - Equanimity Baby Mei Tai
EBC - Ergo Baby Carrier
ER - EllaRoo
ERLP - EllaRoo Lightly Padded Sling
ERW - EllaRoo Wrap
D/G - German Didymos/Girasol
Didy - German Didymos
HAB - Hug-a-Bub (stretchy wrap)
HH - Hip Hammock
KKAFP - Kangaroo Korner Adjustable Fleece Pouch
KKACP - Kangaroo Korner Adjustable Cotton Pouch
Kozy - Kozy Carrier
MB - Mama Baby
MEC - Mountain Equipment Coop
Moby - Moby Wrap
MnM - Mom and Me Creations
MT - Mei Tai
MW - Maya Wrap
MWAP - Maya Wrap Adjustable Pouch
MWP or MP - Maya Wrap Pouch
NNBC - New Native Baby Carrier
OTSBH - Over the Shoulder Baby Holder
SA - Simply Attached sling
SMM - Sling Me Mommy
SPOC - simple piece of cloth
TMS/TMT - TaylorMade Slings/TaylorMade Treasures
UBW - Ultimate Baby Wrap (stretchy wrap)
Wilki - Wilkinet (soft carrier)
WWS - Wise Woman Sling
XL-R - Extra Large Rebozo (wrap)
Zolo - Zolowear (unpadded slings)

etc.

Wraps (ie. ways of tying a wrap carrier):
wcc wrap cross carry
p-wcc pocket wrap cross carry (same as wcc but with the "pocket" on the outside)

Other:
b/c babycarrier
TTT or T2T - tummy to tummy carry (aka. snuggle hold)
WAC - wraparound carrier
But I'm sure there's more that are frequently used.

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