This video by Rachel Boarman from BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to do Pocket Wrap Cross Carry (aka hug hold) with a newborn and a stretchy wrap. The video includes tips for getting the wrap very snug and supportive for the baby.
This video by Rachel Boarman from BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to do Front Wrap Cross Carry (aka Kangaroo hold) with a stretchy wrap. The video includes instructions for nursing in the wrap and repositioning baby after nursing.
This video by Rachel Boarman from BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to do Front Wrap Cross Carry (aka Kangaroo hold) with a stretchy wrap. The video includes tips for getting the wrap snug and comfortable with an older or heavier baby.
This video by Sew Funky Slings shows how to do a pocket wrap cross carry with a 2 month old baby. The video shows how snugly to pre-tie the carrier before putting in baby.
This video by Steffany, former president of BWI, shows how to do a Pocket Wrap Cross Carry with a newborn and includes a way to provide head support for a baby that doesn’t like their head tucked in the wrap.

*The Babywearing International (BWI) nonprofit organization does not exist anymore, but these educational resources have been preserved. See Background page for more information.