The Beco Gemini Cool Carrier is a sturdy, very lightweight carrier with a waistband and with crossable straps that can be worn rucksack style. It has a 3D breathable mesh that is stain resistant/fade resistant and offers SPF 50 UVA/UVB protection, making it an excellent choice for warmer weather/holidays or just warm babies!
Its panel has a narrow base for newborn babies which can be widened for carrying older children.
It can be worn facing out from 4-5months when baby has excellent head control, and will also allow hip and back carries.
It does not need an insert, and is very simple to use. The head support folds down for younger babies or for facing out.
It is EN13209-2 Soft Carriers Certified
Here are the Beco instructions
The Beco Gemini Cool can be purchased online from the Sling Spot (www.sling-spot.co.uk)
You can find all of our videos and photo tutorials listed on the Carrying Matters website.
The Sheffield Sling Surgery website is here - full of useful information about safety, all sorts of articles about warm/cold weather carrying. knee to knee support, big kid carrying and so on
Facebook page is here and the online support group the Virtual Sling Surgery is here