Whether you want a ring sling for a newborn or a baby carrier for a 1-year-old and beyond, our eco-friendly baby ring slings are a great choice. Packing up small and light our beautiful ring slings are an amazing tool for the busy parent. Our stylish ring slings come in two shoulder options: Highland Pleated and Gathered. Highland Pleated Ring Sling Exclusively developed by Oscha, this is a structured shoulder that sits neatly on the shoulder thanks to intricate pleating. It can be pulled down a little over the shoulder for weight distribution. Gathered Ring Sling Widely used on baby slings, this shoulder style is less structured with the fabric is gathered around the rings with no pleats, allowing the wearer to spread the fabric over the shoulder for extra adjustability. Learn more about the shoulder options and find out which one is best for you here. Oscha's handmade slings can be worn on either shoulder, although some directional patterns may be listed as Left Hand or Right Hand. This refers to the shoulder on which you would have the rings sitting if you wished the pattern to hang the correct way up. Oscha's comfortable baby wraps bring many wonderful benefits to parents and children. Research shows that slings help babies sleep as well as soothing colic and reflux, baby carriers also support breastfeeding mothers and early bonding. Wrap your newborn baby in an ethically crafted carrier. Oscha's handmade slings are woven in the British Isles and sewn with love in Scotland, UK. Oscha slings come ready to wear but will soften wonderfully with love and wear, and come packaged in a handy organic cotton tote.