Help ease your friend, sister or yourself into motherhood with the gift of a helping hand. Literally. The Ergo Omni 360 Baby Carrier is the only one she’ll ever need because it grows with her baby, from one week to 48-months.

You won’t just be gifting her a baby carrier, you’ll be gifting her some sanity. With her baby snuggled in tight, he’ll be happy and calm and she’ll be able to use both of her hands (think: finish her coffee while it’s still warm, text with both thumbs, and yes -- go to the bathroom).

The Ergo Omni 360 allows for all carrying positions and it’s mesh fabric keeps mama and baby nice and cool for extended wearing. It also has lumbar support for extra comfort, so your mama friend can hike upstate or trek through Nordstrom as long as she wants. Trust us, she’ll be thanking you for years to come.



Ergobaby Omni 360 baby carrier: $180

This post was sponsored by Ergobaby

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