to reduce pressure on your back while carrying a toddler, it’s
practical, comfortable, easy to use, and has been endorsed by
Osteopaths, Physiotherapists and Health centres.
Hipster – Made from very durable fabric, is fully adjustable to
suit all shapes and sizes, provides a secure Velcro and Buckle
closure, has two secure inner pockets, is hardwearing, practical, and
light-weight. It’s more a necessity than a luxury item as your back
needs all the protection it can get and it’s an excellent
alternative to taking a buggy. The Hipster is
machine washable and therefore more hygienic for everyday use. (To
wash, simply unzip and remove seat and padding from cover).
for babies from 6 Months Old and Upwards to 3 Years (depending on the
weight). When the kids out grow the seat it can double as a storage
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“It’s a must have for every family or person looking after young toddlers, making it a very useful and practical gift.”
“God knows who can afford to have a
back problem these days.”
act as a back supporting belt, with its padded, angled, foam shelf,
(for the child to sit on) developed to allow adults to carry their
children easily by
spreading the load across the pelvis preventing back injuries and
supporting the child’s increasingly heavy weight from underneath. Instead
of twisting the spine, the back stays straight and the child is tucked
into the chest.
after about six months of age are generally too heavy to carry in over
the shoulder slings/harnesses and could actively strain the spine and
For safety one must always support the child with one hand whether the
child is facing outward or inward)
the shoulder slings or harnesses are very good for very young children but
after six months (depending on the weight of the child) they could actively
strain the spine and muscles, adversely affecting one’s posture and pulling
the back out of shape.
to wear the Hipster
the Hipster above the left or right hip, breathe in and close Velcro
belt as tightly as possible. The more comfortable and tight the fit
the better support for your back.
the clip and tighten the strap to your comfort level. The
strap will support the Velcro.
(Note: For safety one must always support the child with one hand
whether the child is facing outward or inward)
the house -
in the kitchen, with a sick or demanding child etc.
short trips -
a buggy can be cumbersome
a younger child while dropping the older kids off
one needs to “pop in” somewhere quickly
beach / forest walks or picnics -
buggies may get stuck in sand or mud or even on rough terrain
terrific at the airport or train station -
and buggies (especially folding them one handed!) can be a problem
in queues –
at the airport, in the church etc.
get tired while out for walks but don’t necessarily want to
get into the buggy
space available -
buggies may just be in the way
or standing around at a fair or special events – too
crowded for buggies
For safety one must always support the child with one hand whether the child
is facing outward or inward)
you say about the Hipster
|“I’m very glad I had one when I was standing with my little boy at a parade recently.”||Trudy McCarthy, Mother
“ I found the Hipster brilliant around the house especially when I was working in the kitchen.”
|“We couldn’t have done without it on our holidays going through the airport and in the subway.”||E Treacy , Mother|
|“It’s a life saver when we go for walks and the kids get tired they just 'hop on board'.” “We never leave home without it.”||C O’Neill, Mother|
your doctor before wearing if pregnant.