Safe sleep and the hammock

As the creator of Natures Sway, I’ve been invested in the need for safe sleep in our baby hammock for 21 years now. Recently I answered a question from an informed customer who was confused by our mix of instructions around using the mattress stiffener that we introduced in September 2010.   The conversation went like this: Query: Mattress Stiffener (optional extra) Natures Sway: How … Read more Safe sleep and the hammock

Baby Hammock instructions get an upgrade!

We’ve just loaded some updated Baby Hammock instructions on our site. It’s been quite a few years since we refreshed them so thoroughly but a few little issues have transpired over the years.  In business, just as in life, we are learning as we go along. So, first up we’ve addressed the mattress washing.  It seems … Read more Baby Hammock instructions get an upgrade!

Baby hammock study shows safe oxygen levels

We’ve discovered that our baby hammock was the subject of a University of Auckland research project last year (2014) that looked at whether using the hammock might cause impaired breathing.* Concerns about the use of car seat capsules for sleeping, and the public message to only sleep babies on a firm flat mattress, has led … Read more Baby hammock study shows safe oxygen levels

What’s so good about Natures Sway organics?

The decision on whether to buy organics or not is often an economic one sadly, due to the fact that the use of pesticides makes crops like cotton a lot cheaper to grow.  The cost to the earth, however, is quite substantial when you take into account the large number of chemicals needed to produce … Read more What’s so good about Natures Sway organics?

Why choose our new design baby hammock?

The new design Natures Sway hammock is chock full of features which make it a world away from the likes of the traditional baby hammock. Suspended baby beds were initially just a length of fabric, looped and tied to a spring; an arrangement used for centuries in countries such as Malaysia and Singapore. The Natures … Read more Why choose our new design baby hammock?