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Stretchy Wrap FAQs

Questions about our stretchy baby wraps? Here are our answers to the questions we get asked the most!

What length stretchy wrap do I choose!?

We offer stretchy baby wraps in two lengths to get the best fit for you and your baby!. Our Short Length is approximately 4.7 yards long. We find it works the best with sizes 10 to 30. Our Long Length is approximately 5.7 yards long. We suggest you c

What material are your stretchy wraps made with?

Our wraps are made of an amazing Tencel cotton blend. They have just the right amount of stretch and luxuriously soft.

What is the weight limit for a stretchy wrap?

Our wraps are for use with babies who are between 8-35 lbs.

Can I use a stretchy wrap with a newborn?

You sure can! Our stretchy wraps have a weight limit of 8 to 35 pounds, so generally, you can use them from birth. If your babe is under 8 pounds, we recommend talking to your doctor before using your stretchy wrap to get the all-clear!

Are stretchy wraps toddler-friendly?

While our stretchy wraps are safety tested up to 35 lbs, we find that they are most comfortable with babies under 12 months old. If the wrap is not tied tightly enough or spread out fully on your back, you may find it uncomfortable to wear a young to

Can I use stretchy wraps after a cesarean section?

Yes. We find that most people experiencing a normal recovery from a cesarean section start using carriers around 2-4 weeks after the procedure. We recommend starting your wrap up higher to reduce pressure on the scar and discontinuing use if you feel

Are stretchy wraps safe?

Yes, they are! hope&plum stretchy wraps have been tested and certified to ensure your child's safety and comply with the safety standards set forth by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. We're also certified hip-healthy, which means you can

Can I clean my stretchy wrap?

Yes, of course! Life with children can be messy, so we've designed our stretchy wraps to be easy to clean. Machine wash on a cold, gentle cycle. Do not bleach. Tumble dry low or hang dry.

What type of fabric is used for stretchy wraps?

Our stretchy wraps are made from the highest quality fabric using a blend of 70% Tencel and 30% Organic Cotton that's all snuggles, zero sagginess. It's like wrapping your baby in a cloud!

Are the stretchy wraps adjustable?

Our option to choose from two lengths combined with our soft fabrics allow you to mold the stretchy wrap to your body perfectly. This adjustability means several caregivers can use the same stretchy wrap without any issues.

Are stretchy wraps bulky?

Nope! hope&plum stretchy wraps are lightweight and can fold so they fit perfectly into your handbag or baby bag. It's the perfect practical alternative to strollers in large crowds, where space is limited or when you want to keep your baby extra clos

Is it difficult to use stretchy wraps?

Nope!. With every babywearing product, there's a learning curve that goes with it. To make your stretchy wrap journey as easy as possible, check out our tutorials on our social media platforms or schedule a fit check with a babywearing educator here.

Can I feed my babe while wearing a stretchy wrap?

Yes. hope&plum stretchy wraps give you the freedom to nurse or bottle-feed discreetly wherever and whenever so you can get on with life while nurturing your babe. Stretchy wraps are your perfect feeding companion, no matter how you go about it.

Can I wear my baby forward facing?

No, you can’t! While there are carriers out there that let you face your baby towards the world while wearing, the hope&plum stretchy wrap is not one of them! If you find your little one is eager to look at the world when being worn, we recommend a b

Can I wear my baby in a back carry?

No, you can’t! Stretchy wraps are not safe to use in a back carry. If you’re looking for a different carrying position, you can try a back carry in our Lark or meh dai or a hip carry in one of our ring slings!