Custom options

Type of piece:

Wrap, ring sling, scarf, cowl, towel, bag, etc! See babywearing for more info on choosing a wrap or sling.

Warp (length-wise thread):

Current warp is white Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) certified cotton.

Weave:

Plainweave (thin, glidey), herringbone (cushy, moderately grippy), twill (cushy, moderately grippy), zigzag (very cushy, moderately grippy), or pebble (very cushy, very grippy, good airflow). See examples in gallery.

Weft (width-wise thread) fibre and colour:

GOTS Organic Cotton

  • Qualities: soft, easy-care
  • Care: machine wash/dry

GOTS Organic Cottolin (60% Organic Cotton, 40% Organic Linen)

  • Qualities: soft, easy-care
  • Care: machine wash/dry

GOTS Organic Wet-Spun Linen

  • Qualities: extra supportive, smooth and shiny, requires break-in, cool in heat, absorbs moisture without feeling wet
  • Care: machine wash cold, tumble dry low and remove while damp, iron on linen setting, store rolled to prevent creasing

GOTS Organic Merino Wool 

  • Qualities: soft, cushy, cozy
  • Care: soak in cold water with wool soap and no friction, squeeze dry between blankets, lay flat to dry, iron on wool setting

Mulberry Reeled Silk

  • Qualities: extra-supportive, smooth, shiny, thin
  • Care: hand wash setting with silk soap and cold water, hang to dry, iron on silk setting

 

Mixed weft: 

Stripe options include equal width, gradient, thin, thick, on tail(s), as middle marker. Clasped weft accents also available. Examples in gallery.

Tails: 

Hemmed, fringed, or tasseled. Examples in gallery.

Pricing:

The base price for organic cotton warp is $130/metre. This includes Organic Cotton or Organic Cottolin weft. I discount $10/metre for any length over 4m.

The following extras are added to the base price if selected (rates apply for in stock fibres):

Organic Wet-Spun Linen weft $20/metre

Organic Merino Wool weft $30/metre

Reeled Silk weft $30/metre

Ring Sling Conversion (rings and sewing) $40

Basic fringe (short, not twisted) $20/tail

Complex fringe (long, twisted or lacey, includes warp length) $50/tail