Let’s face it – while Singapore has her fair share of baby-friendly places, there are still many spots in Singapore that are not pram-friendly (think sandy beaches and uneven park grounds). There are no doubt plenty of lightweight strollers available, but nothing beats the convenience of walking around hands-free than strapping your little one into a carrier. With the added consideration of the perpetual sunny weather in Singapore, we have narrowed down our list of comfy and cool baby carriers to help you decide one that best fits your needs!
The Ergobaby Omni Breeze is undoubtedly the perfect and comfortable baby carrier for Singapore's weather! The secret in this breathable baby carrier lies in its SoftFlex™ Mesh Fabric to help facilitate airflow as your little one is strapped to you. It provides all the carrying options you need as your baby grows, from newborn to toddler. This baby carrier is also designed to ensure maximum comfort for you as parents, with the padded shoulder straps as you carry your little one along for all your family adventures.
Ergobaby Omni Breeze, from SG$359, available at Pupsik
The Tula Explore Mesh Coast Carrier is one of those stylish yet ergonomic baby carriers around. The back of the carrier is comes with a large mesh panel within the 100% cotton frame, providing extra ventilation for optimal breathability, keeping you and your baby cool! The best part about the Tula Explore that is is suitable for newborns up to early toddlerhood without the need for an infant insert. With the variety of designs and colors available, you will certainly be spoiled for choice!
Tula Explore Mesh Coast Carrier, from SGD$239, available at Pupsik
Talk about che-che, the LÍLLÉbaby Complete Airflow Baby Carrier certainly lives up to that description, with its extensive range of colors and designs to suit just about any stylish mommy. This carrier allows for inward, forward, hip and back carrying positions and does not require an infant insert, making it suitable for newborns and toddlers up to 2 years old. The Airflow’s full-body breathable mesh design provides the maximum breezy comfort for your little one. This baby carrier promises ergonomic seating for your little one without compromising on comfort!
LÍLLÉbaby Complete Airflow Baby Carrier, from SG$189, available at Agape Babies
Simple, lightweight, and breathable - those are the three keywords that can broadly describe the Boba Air baby carrier. Streamlined to a minimalistic design yet ergonomic and breathable in the right places, the Boba Air is the perfect choice if you love travelling or exploring with your little one. It is made using ultralight nylon material that is beach friendly, which means no salt stains, no wet marks, and no sticky sand. This baby carrier allows for 2 ergonomic carrying positions: front-inward and back carry and is suitable for kids between 4 to 24 months.
Boba Air, from SG$99, available at Agape Babies
Looking for a simple and fuss-free baby carrier? The Beco Gemini has long been the all-time favorite buckle carrier for newborns especially! With 4 different carrying positions, the Gemini can be used from infancy (3.5kg) to toddlerhood (15kg). Being streamline in its design, this carrier is lightweight and easily machine washable. It also has a hardy headrest that can be worn up or down. One feature that is different about this carrier from its counterparts is the extra safety catch for the waist belt buckle. Available in a multitude of colours, patterns and plain designs.
Beco Gemini, from SG$219.90, available at Agape Babies
This German baby carrier brand specializes in stylish carriers that are comfortable, made of durable cotton and versatile. The differenting factor about the Manduca XT baby carrier is that it is an super adaptive carrier that is design to cater to newborns from 3.5kg onwards to toddlers & pre-schoolers up to 20kg. The carrier panel can be sized down for small babies and size up as easily to cater to toddlers up to 4 and even 5 years old.
Manduca XT, from SG$269.90, www.manducababycarrier.com.sg
The Sunveno Ergonomic All Seasons Front Back Baby Carrier is hands-down one of the most affordable yet ergonomic baby carrier! It is designed specifically to support your baby in the recommended hip healthy ‘M-Shape’ seated position and comes with a high waist belt for that extra lumbar support for parents, ensuring that your back remains straight and minimizing back pain. These are 6 different ways that you can carry your little one in, including forward facing and all positions are uniquely customized to ensure that it is ergonomic for you and your little one!
No more straining and no more clunkiness. This pretty much seems up the features of the Konny Summer baby carrier! The summer-version of the Konny baby carrier is made from air mesh and helps to block harmful UV rays from your baby's delicate skin. The antibacterial fabric and high-strength thread materials makdes it ideal for your little one's sensitive skin. It comes in neutral colors such as black, cream, and beige, making it suitable for both stylish moms and dads to wear. This versatile baby carrier is designed to support baby's hips and even comes with a support tie to make the carrier more secure if you are carrying a newborn. The quick sweat absorption and drying functionality ensure that you and baby are constantly cool despite Singapore's humid weather!
Konny Baby Carrier, from SG$81.99, www.konnybaby.com
The MOBY Wrap Classic is a favourite among many parents and for good reasons too! It is made from a soft, durable, 100% cotton fabric, providing that perfect snuggle for newborns, infants, and toddlers. The wrap is highly versatile and offers multiple carrying positions as your little one grows, making it the perfect carrier to encourage bonding throughout your baby’s developmental stages. The wrap evenly distributes the weight of carrying a baby across the back and hips, allowing for on-the-go comfort and hassle-free adventures.
MOBY Wrap Classic, SG$78, available on First Few Years
If you are looking for an ergonomic, user-friendly and flexible baby carrier, then BabyBjorn Carrier Move Mesh checks all the boxes. The baby carrier is simple to put on and take off, and the two-part design makes it easy to lift out your sleeping child. The soft 3D mesh materials ensures that it is comfortable and cool for you and your child as you move around hands-free, be it for grocery shopping or simply exploring the world together.
BabyBjorn Carrier Move Mesh, from SG$229, available on Shopee