How to Tie the Solly Wrap

Are you looking for an easy and comfortable way to wrap your baby? The Solly Wrap is the perfect solution! Here we will explain how to tie the Solly Wrap correctly so you can get maximum enjoyment out of it.

How to Tie the Solly Wrap

Wraps are a great way to keep your baby close and create a bond between the two of you; however, when it comes to wrapping them up with a Solly wrap, the process can be confusing at first. This guide will provide step-by-step instructions on securely tying a basic Solly Wrap around your body. We’ll also discuss some other creative ways you can use this versatile piece of equipment, such as wearing it as a shawl or using it as an accessory to spice up an outfit.

So let’s get started – read on for all the details on how to tie a perfect Solly wrap!

What Will You Need?

Before you begin, there are a few items that you will need to gather:

  1. The Solly Wrap (of course!)
  2. A comfortable chair or couch
  3. Two pillows or cushions for support (optional)

Once you have the supplies ready, it’s time to start tying!

10 Easy Steps on How to Tie the Solly Wrap

Step 1: Setting Up

Sit in your chair or on the couch and spread out the Solly Wrap. Make sure it is centered and aligned so there are no twists or creases. Place a cushion or pillow behind your lower back for extra support if needed.

Step 2: Place the Wrap Over Your Shoulders

Take one end of the Solly Wrap and place it over your right shoulder. Make sure that it is evenly distributed across both shoulders and that you can comfortably reach the other end with your left hand. If the Solly Wrap is not long enough to reach your left hand, you can tie a knot or loop the extra fabric around itself.

Step 3: Begin Tying

Take the two ends of the wrap in opposite hands and cross them in front of your body to form a “X” shape. Then, twist each end around the other twice before bringing them to their respective sides and tying a single knot. It should look like a half-hitch knot.

Step 4: Tighten Your Knot

Pull on both ends of the wrap to get a secure fit before continuing to tie another knot. Make sure not to pull too tight, as this could cause discomfort for your baby. You can test how tight your knot is by gently tugging on it.

Pull on Both Ends

Step 5: Cross the Ends

After tying a knot, take one end and cross it over the other to form an “X” shape once more. Then, twist both ends twice before returning them to their respective sides. Be careful not to twist too much, as this could create a bulky spot on the wrap.

Step 6: Tie Another Knot

Once you have crossed the two ends of the wrap, tie another single knot on each side. Pull on both sides of the wrap to ensure that it is tied tightly but still comfortable. Ensure that the knot is secure and not too loose, as this could cause it to come undone.

Step 7: Double-Check Your Work

Once you have tied both knots, check how secure they are by tugging slightly at each end of the wrap. If the knots are too loose, you can always tie another knot. Use your finger to feel how tight the knot is and ensure that it’s not too tight or uncomfortable for your baby.

Step 8: Place Your Baby in the Wrap

Once your Solly Wrap is secure and tied correctly, place your baby in it and ensure they are comfortable. Be sure to adjust the wrap accordingly so that it fits them snugly but not too tight. If the wrap is too loose, you can always tie another knot or adjust the fabric to make it fit better.

Ensure They Are Comfortable

Step 9: Adjust as Necessary

It’s important to check how secure your baby is in the wrap by tugging gently at both ends of it. Make any necessary adjustments until it feels comfortable for both you and your baby. After putting your baby into the wrap, you may need to re-tie some of the knots if they become loose.

Step 10: Enjoy!

Once your Solly Wrap is securely and comfortably tied, you can enjoy the comfort and convenience of having hands-free parenting. You can easily move around while still keeping your baby close to you. Enjoy the freedom of going about your day while having your little one close by – how perfect!

By following these simple steps, you can easily tie the Solly Wrap and enjoy the convenience of hands-free parenting. With a little practice, you’ll soon be a pro at tying the Solly Wrap!

5 Additional Tips And Tricks

1. Use a One-handed Technique. To do this, bring the end of the wrap over your shoulder, then loop it around itself once more before bringing it back over your shoulder. Then simply pull the loose ends tight for a snug fit!

2.Tie With Two Hands for Extra Comfort and Security. If you want extra comfort and security when wearing your Solly wrap, consider using two hands to tie it securely instead of just one hand.

Consider Using Two Hands to Tie

3. Get Creative With How You Tie Your Solly Wrap. There are several ways to tie the wrap, and depending on how it is tied, the result can be different levels of comfort and security!

4. Use a Safety Pin as an Extra Measure of Security. If you’re wearing your Solly wrap for activities or where there may be more movement or strain on the fabric, consider using a safety pin to secure your knot for extra peace of mind.

5. Take Your Time and Practice. Take your time, and don’t be afraid to experiment with different techniques for a comfortable and secure fit!

Tying the Solly wrap is an easy yet important task that should not be overlooked when it comes to wearing your Solly Baby Wrap. With these five tips and tricks, you can master how to tie the Solly wrap quickly and easily for a comfortable and secure fit every time!

5 Things You Should Avoid

  1. Don’t tie the wraps too tightly. This can cause uncomfortable and possibly dangerous pressure around your baby’s chest and hips.
  2. Don’t wrap the straps too wide apart from one another. This can result in a gap between your baby’s body and the fabric, leading to an unstable carry position with the potential for your baby to slump down or forward.
  3. Don’t position the fabric so that it covers your baby’s face, as this could obstruct their breathing.
  4. Don’t tie the wrap around the middle of your back; make sure to tie it slightly above your hips for extra security and stability.
  5. Avoid using a Solly Wrap if you have an existing back injury or physical weakness in the muscles supporting your spine – there are safer options available such as a carrier with waist support and a crossable chest strap.

By following these tips and taking your time to double-check how the Solly Wrap is positioned, you can ensure a comfortable and safe carry for both you and your baby.

Is Solly Wrap Safe for Hips?

Yes, Solly Wraps are safe for hips! They provide the perfect support and comfort to ensure your baby’s hips stay aligned. The fabric is lightweight and stretchy, so it conforms easily to fit around your baby’s body without creating uncomfortable pressure points.

Additionally, the Solly Wrap’s design also provides extra lumbar support for you as well. This kind of support helps keep your spine straight and reduces strain on the lower back muscles while you carry your little one close to you. With these features, you can be sure that wearing a Solly Wrap is both comfortable and safe for both you and your baby!

By following these easy steps and keeping an eye on how your baby is situated in the wrap, you can be sure that your Solly Wrap will provide a safe and comfortable carry for both of you.

 Comfortable and Safe for Both


Tying the Solly Wrap may initially seem challenging, but it just takes a bit of practice and patience. With the help of this post, we hope you feel equipped with the basics of how to tie a Solly Wrap. And while you may be hesitant to try something new at first, trust us – when you’re done, it will be worth it as your baby snuggles in comfortably! Plus, you’re helping keep your baby comfortable, supporting their developmental growth, and providing them with an environment conducive to physical contact.

So don’t wait: suit up and get wrapped! Who knows—you might even feel like an expert by the end of your trial run.

Hopefully, the article on how to tie the Solly wrap was useful and informative, giving you the confidence to make sure your baby is comfortable and safe in the Solly Wrap. Thank you!

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Loren Jones

Hi, my name is Loren. I live with my husband and 4 lovely kiddos in the Eastern part of San-fransisco. I have a smart beautiful,curious 6 year old daughter, a handsome 11-year-old son, an intelligent and tech geek 15 years old son and a creative, artistic 12-year-old stepson. With each of my kids being five years apart, I feel that I’m now continually phasing in and out of each stage of parenting! I’ve learned a lot about the way children learn and behave, especially in a school setting with regards to curriculum. I enjoy sharing that insight through my writing and hope that it can help others.

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