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anyone know where I can find a pattern for a hip style carrier? (something like the baby hammock but also interested in seeing other styles too)

(I am cross posting this to babywearing btw)
 

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Another idea is the modify Reverand Jan's Mei Tei patern so that one of the top sstrap is shorter, or replace it with rings. You'd probably also want to alter the angle at which the top straps come off of the body. I'm thinking the waist strap would be the same, yk? Maybe make the body part a little shorter than she says, depending on your build I guess.

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those are the instructions I will use. I found them on the pattern page on babywearer I think
not sure if they were really meant to be sewing instructions, but I assume so since they were posted there.

I think I can figure out the dimensions using another pattern I have (Reverend Jan's ABC) I will likely modify it (packababy) a bit though, so I don't get into trouble for copying


first I need to order some hemp canvas though and figure out what the webbing is. I may make a practice one first out of something else though. I actually have a friend who makes a similiar carrier so maybe I will ask her for tips as well.
 

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you don't have to worry about getting into trouble unless you're planning on selling it.

let us know how it goes. it looks like a really nice carrier. i'd love to try one, but i'd have no idea how to cut it, etc. if you make it, i'd love to pick your brain.
 
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