|The zipper allows baby to |
have his feet out too
Last week I was contacted by a local mom-treprenuer who offered to let me try out her wearable blanket that is just coming on the market. Of course! Who doesn't like free stuff! A few days later a lovely package arrived in the mail, and thus began my love affair with the gunapod by gunamuna.
My first reaction to this amazing contraption was how luxe it was - it is made of the coziest blanket fabric I have ever felt in a baby product - like the wool of a baby sheep (not that I have ever actually felt a baby sheep but I imagine it to be this soft and wooly). I showed it to my husband and he said, "do they make this in adult sizes, because I want one."
The hook of the gunapod is that there are many ways to get your child out of it. Unlike other wearable blankets on the market, there is a zipper that goes all around the outside of the sack, from armpit to armpit, which allows you to change babies diaper much easier that usual. There are also snaps on each shoulder. I was intrigued as we had never used anything like this before, and I was even more interested to see M's reaction once she was wearing it.
|M enjoying her gunapod|
The gunapod comes in 3 sizes: Small (3-9 months), Medium (9-18 months) and Large (18-24 months). We are using the large size, which we will be able to use for a long time as it is very room on M now. It is available for purchase at Bloomingdales in Chestnut Hill, MA, Hip Baby Gear in Marblehead, Wild Child in Arlington and all Magic Beans stores, as well as online.
And I will keep my fingers crossed in hopes of a Women's Large size coming soon! A girl can dream...