Close Enough to Kiss – a blog by Moby Wrap

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Operation Sunflower
MOBY is proud to announce our partnership with Operation Sunflower, a foundation aiding those affected by the war in Ukraine.  We are humbled to join this coalition of supply chain and consumer goods professionals, using our expertise and resources to provide critical aid...
The Must-Have Baby Wearing Shirt That Will Save Your Back
Ask anyone who’s ever been pregnant or carried a baby in a carrier for a prolonged period of time and they’ll tell you: carrying around a baby or toddler can be hard work.  However, it’s not just keeping your kiddo...
Meet Your New Favorite Baby Sling
Choosing the right products for your little one isn’t nearly as easy as choosing one for yourself. The second your precious bundle of joy enters the world, you’re suddenly tasked with protecting them from everything and anything while still attending...
How to Use Babywearing Shirts to Promote Closeness with Your Baby
When you first bring your baby home from the hospital, there isn’t anywhere you want them to be except in your arms. That’s why so many new parents find themselves relying on a sling carrier or baby wrap to keep...
Are Moby Wraps Plus-Size Friendly?

Amazing parents and caregivers come in all shapes and sizes. Whether you are tall or small, thin or plus-size, or anything in between - you deserve a comfortable baby wearing experience. 

Whether you are in the market for a stretchy MOBY Wrap, or purchasing a beautiful woven wrap, wrapping is for everybody and every body.

The Best Baby Wrap Carrier, According to Real Parents
Our commitment to quality in every product has made us a parent-loved favorite. But, don’t take our word for it. Read MOBY Wrap reviews left by real parents about why they love MOBY wraps and products.
Benefits of Babywearing When You Travel

Whether you’re taking a quick weekend trip home for the holidays by train, or making your way across the world by plane, traveling with a little one adds a whole new level of complexity. One of the absolute must-have items for traveling with your baby is a baby carrier that can keep you and your little one comfortable and safe on the go. Read on to discover why babywearing while traveling can make all the difference on your next trip.

Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for Busy Parents
The weather’s getting cooler, it’s getting dark earlier, and pumpkin spice everything is back in every local restaurant and store. That can only mean one thing: Halloween is fast approaching. 
Baby Safety Month with Moby
As a babywearing brand for over 20 years, “is babywearing safe?” is one of the most common questions we hear.  Safety has always been our number one priority at MOBY Wrap, and we’re pleased to say that babywearing is absolutely safe, as long as you follow a few rules.
MOBY Adds a Splash of Color for Fall
Fall is nearly here, so it’s time for a wardrobe refresh in the newest hues of the season. Luckily, parents and caregivers whose baby carrier has become their most-used accessory are about to get a seriously stylish upgrade to their babywearing gear.
Motherly X Moby Wrap

Our friends at Motherly alongside babywearing educator, Azja Pryor have put together a short video on how to quickly use the Moby Classic Wrap in leopard.

The Five Best Carriers for Babywearing Dads This Father’s Day
Dads do it all: they’re the makers of lunch, the kissers of boo-boos, and the givers of endless piggy-back rides. If you want to make those constant requests to be carried a little easier on your favorite dad this Father’s Day, MOBY has carriers to suit every style and need. Comfortable, sturdy, and innovative, they’re truly the gift that keeps on giving.
The Top 5 Summer Travel Tips
While traveling with a newborn may take some getting used to, it doesn’t have to be a stressful experience. With a little know-how—and the right accessories—you and your jet-setting little can fly the friendly skies or hit the road in comfort and ease.
Mother's Day Gift Guide: Moby's Top Picks
The past year has been an undeniably difficult one for many people—and perhaps no one has borne the brunt of the pandemic more than moms. That’s why it’s so important to make this Mother’s Day a special one for all the dedicated mamas out there, who’ve spent the past year having meetings while homeschooling, comforting toddlers, while cleaning up around the house, and trying to keep everyone happy, healthy, and sane at home.
Join the MOBY Affiliate: A Dream Job
Dream jobs may seem hard—if not impossible—to come by these days. However, there’s one surprising gig that can make practically anyone money with little more than a few clicks: influencer marketing with MOBY.
Bonding Lost No Time: An entry about babywearing by a NICU Mama

About the Author

Karla Filibeck is a wife, mother and writer living in Kailua, Hawaii. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Family Resources, Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning, and spent eight years working in public health. Karla is currently an editorial assistant and contributing writer for Dear NICU Mama. You can follow her on Instagram at @karlafilibeckwrites.