Best forward facing baby carrier of 2019 and 2020

Front facing baby carriers: years ago they were quite mainstream. But then they almost disappeared from the streets because it turned out that they don’t always support ergonomic positions of our little ones. Luckily things have changed again and nowadays a few good carrier brands made a big leap in creating comfortable and 100% ergonomic baby carriers in which your baby can sit in a front facing position. That being said I have a little side note: it is recommended to only start wearing your baby front facing from the age of 4-6 months. Find 

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Read more about the best carrying position for your baby on the website of the International Hip Dysplasia Institute.

The best front facing baby carrier 2020

Tula Explore baby carrier

Why this is the best front facing carrier of 2019

  • No needed accessories: if you get this carrier you don’t need to buy anything with it. No infant insert needed or anything else. 
  • Coolest design options: Tula definitely knows how to design a carrier. They come in many colors and prints, many of them are limited editions.
  • Best value for money: It carries your little one cosy, safe and ergonomic from newborn to toddler and no extra’s needed

Why you would want this carrier

  • You probably know the popular Tula Free to Grow carrier, which to us is one of the best carriers 2019 as it offers a lot. Well, the Tula Explore offers the same as the F2G and then some more, like carrying your little one 100% safe and ergonomic front facing. This means you can carry your child in 3 different ways.
  • Comes with a useful little neck cushion in it which you can pull up so the neck of your newborn baby is fully protected and supported 
  • No infant insert nor any other accessory needed to carry your baby from birth till toddler
  • Very easy to adjust with straps and buttons so it will perfectly fit for you as well as for your baby
  • Three carrying positions: front facing, facing inward and backpack carrier in one

See specifications and price on Amazon here

Tula baby carriers are very popular all over the world and there’s no wonder why. The fabric is of great quality and the carriers last very long, without tearing or decrease of comfort and support. The ergonomic soft structured seat has padded shoulder straps. The waist belt is adjustable and makes it easy to wear for both parents and/or other care takers. It carries your baby from 7 up till 45 pounds and offers a great lumbar support.

This baby carrier offers just everything you need in a carrier!

Best front facing baby carrier – runner up

Ergobaby 360 Omni

Ergobaby Omni 360 

This nice looking guy is very popular and there’s no wonder why. This carrier not only gives you the possibility to carry your child on your belly and your back, but this is also a front facing carrier AND a hip carrier. So with this carrier you can choose between four (!) positions to carry  your little one.

pros

  • carry your kid in 4 possible positions, amongst one is facing forward position. ergobaby omni carrier 360
  • even has a hip carry possibility, which makes this Ergo carrier different from most other carriers
  • carry your child from newborn up to 1,5 years/2 years old, NO infant insert needed!
  • made out of breathing mesh, which makes this carrier ideal in summer or on vacation
  • You can choose to wear the shoulder belts straight or crossed over your back
  • comes with a UPF 50+ tuck away baby hood which protects your baby from wind and sun

Click here to see price and parents reviews on Amazon.

Best forward facing carrier 2018 – cheap carrier

Ergobaby 360 Four Positions carrier

This is Ergobaby’s Omni big brother as this carrier has almost the same specs but is older and you need to buy an infant insert along if you wish to carry your newborn in it. But this front facing baby carrier is much cheaper than his younger brother, therefore if you are okay with the infant insert or your kid isn’t a newborn anymore (which makes it possible to carry your little one frontfacing without infant insert) than this one might be just it for you! 

pros

  • carry your kid in 4 possible positions, amongst one is facing forward position. 
  • ergo baby 360 carriereven has a hip carry possibility, which makes this Ergo carrier different from most other carriers
  • carry your child from newborn up to 1,5 years/2 years old but only possible with an infant insert

cons

  • if you’d like to carry your newborn baby in it then that’s possible BUT you have to buy an infant insert. 

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