The Little Pick-Me-Up • Baby Carrier Pattern


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AS SEEN IN Babywearing: the magazine

A soft-structured baby carrier pattern designed for adjustability and comfort.
This carrier can be worn on the front and back and facilitates ergonomically correct positioning.

Carrier Style: Soft Structured Carrier
Type: Instant Digital Download
Paper Size: US Letter & A0 Copy Shop
Skill Level:  3/5
Sizing: Baby, Standard, Tweeny Tot, Toddler, Preschool




PDF Pattern Details

This soft-structured baby carrier sewing pattern is designed to accommodate wearers sizes 2-26 (US) without any adaptation. Features a flat style cinch able hood with ties that also function as reach straps. Tie-off to the D-rings or use them to hang the carrier when not in use. Five body panel sizes ensure proper knee-to-knee coverage at each stage of development. Curved, padded straps and foam waist make this carrier perfect comfortable, extended wearing. Elastic loops at strap ends contain excess webbing. Sternum strap and leg padding increase comfort for both wearer and wearee, respectively. Designed for safety– reinforcement stitching in critical areas.

The digital pattern contains the following files:

  • Instructional Book
  • Print At Home Pattern || US Letter
  • Copy Shop Version || A0



  • Five body sizes
  • Flat style hood
  • Hood ties function as reach straps [and can be embellished]
  • D-Rings on straps for hood tie off & to clip on accessories
  • Leg padding
  • PFA’s [perfect fit adjusters]
  • Sternum strap
  • Curved, padded shoulder straps
  • Two waist options– structured or soft for quilting
  • Elastic strap roll-ups for webbing containment
  • US sizes 2-26 without any modifications
  • Safety elastic
  • Reinforcement stitching at critical points of construction



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