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Toto Ring Sling Laikipia

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About Laikipia

Laikipia County is one of the 47 counties of Kenya, located on the Equator in the former Rift Valley Province of the country.  There is great economic activity here in the form of tourism, agriculture, farming , grain crops, ranching, and greenhouse horticulture.  The land is always green with robust cash crops.  The county has a cool, temperate climate with both rainy and dry seasons.

Toto Ring Slings

The Toto Wraps ring slings are made from the traditional Kikoy, Kitenge, and Denim fabrics.  Famous African fabrics for their versatility and vibrant colours, your Toto Sling is guaranteed to be an original and eye-catching.  Ring Slings are versatile and are great for quick carry solution.   It requires no wrapping and can be used from newborn through to toddler stage and beyond.   There are three safe positions when using a Ring Sling.  Front carry, Hip Carry and Back Carry.  The sling also features a pocket for your phone, keys, and even baby toys or snacks.  We use only industry standard rings from SlingRings.com which are all lead free, seamless aluminum, and safe for baby wearing without any welds that would damage your sling.  The Toto Ring Slings help one to carry in style as well as enjoy having a quick go to carrier while on the move!  It’s a must have baby carrier for your stash and well loved by experienced and novice babywearers alike.   Each and every Toto Sling comes with a written manual plus a free branded carrier bag.

Toto Ring Sling Angaza

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About Angaza

Angaza is a Kiswahili word meaning ‘shine bright in the light’.  This Kikoy colorway shines across, illuminating its bright colors for all to see.  The warm bright color is bound to be loved by many baby wearers

Toto Ring Slings

The Toto Wraps ring slings are made from the traditional Kikoy, Kitenge, and Denim fabrics.  Famous African fabrics for their versatility and vibrant colours, your Toto Sling is guaranteed to be an original and eye-catching.  Ring Slings are versatile and are great for quick carry solution.   It requires no wrapping and can be used from newborn through to toddler stage and beyond.   There are three safe positions when using a Ring Sling.  Front carry, Hip Carry and Back Carry.  The sling also features a pocket for your phone, keys, and even baby toys or snacks.  We use only industry standard rings from SlingRings.com which are all lead free, seamless aluminum, and safe for baby wearing without any welds that would damage your sling.  The Toto Ring Slings help one to carry in style as well as enjoy having a quick go to carrier while on the move!  It’s a must have baby carrier for your stash and well loved by experienced and novice babywearers alike.   Each and every Toto Sling comes with a written manual plus a free branded carrier bag.

Kilimambogo

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About Kilimambogo

Kilima Mbogo is a small mountain and an adjacent small town near Thika central Kenya in mac halos county.  Revellers visit this area for hiking and photography.  The town is quite dusty, due to deforestation and loss of ground cover, compounded by occasional rainfall.  The area, however, is adorned with so much wild and untamed beauty.  Just like the dust that blows across this land, the wrap is in earth tones of dusty purple hue to represent the land and a few lovely colorful stripes on the edges to represent the goodness that comes from this particular dusty part of the country

Toto Kikoy woven wraps.

These are machine woven, wrap-around baby carriers.   Made out of Kikoy, a non-stretch, 100% organic mercerized cotton.   Featuring lovely bright colours, alluring, and comfortable.  This is the perfect wrap for beginner babywearers.  Cool in the hot heat of the summer even in a multiple layered carries yet still snug.   The colours stay fast maintaining their brilliant hues with minimum shrinkage.  How does it wear?  Very lightweight, easy to tie, and passes mold as the fabric is flexible.  Supportive for a newborn and infant, the Kikoy is supportive and can grow with your Toto into Toddler stage.   Kikoy is great for front carry, hip carry, as well as back carry of small babies and toddlers too.

Washes nice and easy in the machine, softens very quickly, no long wear needed to break in the wrap. The weave is simple but tightly woven giving it strength and durability.   Very nice in a multi-layered carry which allows the wearer be more comfortable while carrying their loved Totos for a long wear while still feeling like there is not too much fabric between the wearer and the baby.   Can also be used for postpartum tummy shaper and belly binding.   A great way to get your groovy body back after birth.  It is common, even a tradition in East Africa to use the Kanga/Leso, a short Kikoy wrap, to tie our tummy back into shape. Why don’t you try this?!

LaKeta **SOLD OUT**

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About LaKeta

Named for our friend and sister in  babywearing, twin momma LaKeta is the woman behind Toto Wraps USA.  Featuring classic tonal Kikoy stripes of purple, pink, and pale orange and the supportive yet soft wrap you would expect with Kikoy.  Sleeping twins are no match for the sleepy dust in the LaKeta wrap.

Toto Kikoy woven wraps.

These are machine woven, wrap-around baby carriers.   Made out of Kikoy, a non-stretch, 100% organic mercerized cotton.   Featuring lovely bright colours, alluring, and comfortable.  This is the perfect wrap for beginner babywearers.  Cool in the hot heat of the summer even in a multiple layered carries yet still snug.   The colours stay fast maintaining their brilliant hues with minimum shrinkage.  How does it wear?  Very lightweight, easy to tie, and passes mold as the fabric is flexible.  Supportive for a newborn and infant, the Kikoy is supportive and can grow with your Toto into Toddler stage.   Kikoy is great for front carry, hip carry, as well as back carry of small babies and toddlers too.

Washes nice and easy in the machine, softens very quickly, no long wear needed to break in the wrap. The weave is simple but tightly woven giving it strength and durability.   Very nice in a multi-layered carry which allows the wearer be more comfortable while carrying their loved Totos for a long wear while still feeling like there is not too much fabric between the wearer and the baby.   Can also be used for postpartum tummy shaper and belly binding.   A great way to get your groovy body back after birth.  It is common, even a tradition in East Africa to use the Kanga/Leso, a short Kikoy wrap, to tie our tummy back into shape. Why don’t you try this?!

Arusha **SOLD OUT**

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About Arusha

Arusha is the heart of Tanzania, also in East Africa and neighboring country to Kenya.   Both countries and capital cities maintain a good business relationship and great friendship.  Similar communities and tribes populate the areas between the two nations and actively move about the land freely.  The most common tribes in both countries are the Luhya and the Masais.  There is much to see as travel destinations as well as great escapes in this land.

Toto Kikoy woven wraps.

These are machine woven, wrap-around baby carriers.   Made out of Kikoy, a non-stretch, 100% organic mercerized cotton.   Featuring lovely bright colours, alluring, and comfortable.  This is the perfect wrap for beginner babywearers.  Cool in the hot heat of the summer even in a multiple layered carries yet still snug.   The colours stay fast maintaining their brilliant hues with minimum shrinkage.  How does it wear?  Very lightweight, easy to tie, and passes mold as the fabric is flexible.  Supportive for a newborn and infant, the Kikoy is supportive and can grow with your Toto into Toddler stage.   Kikoy is great for front carry, hip carry, as well as back carry of small babies and toddlers too.

Washes nice and easy in the machine, softens very quickly, no long wear needed to break in the wrap. The weave is simple but tightly woven giving it strength and durability.   Very nice in a multi-layered carry which allows the wearer be more comfortable while carrying their loved Totos for a long wear while still feeling like there is not too much fabric between the wearer and the baby.   Can also be used for postpartum tummy shaper and belly binding.   A great way to get your groovy body back after birth.  It is common, even a tradition in East Africa to use the Kanga/Leso, a short Kikoy wrap, to tie our tummy back into shape. Why don’t you try this?!

Karembo **SOLD OUT**

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About Karembo

It is a Kiswahili word that means gorgeous, or pretty. The beauty of this Kikoy wrap can only best be explained in the people’s local dialect and national language.  The warm and bright lovely red and pink with green stripe accents make it one of our best selling Toto Wraps.  Everyone wants to taste the beauty of this wrap that not only looks beautiful in your carries but also carries the babies in the most wonderful ways.

Toto Kikoy woven wraps.

These are machine woven, wrap-around baby carriers.   Made out of Kikoy, a non-stretch, 100% organic mercerized cotton.   Featuring lovely bright colours, alluring, and comfortable.  This is the perfect wrap for beginner babywearers.  Cool in the hot heat of the summer even in a multiple layered carries yet still snug.   The colours stay fast maintaining their brilliant hues with minimum shrinkage.  How does it wear?  Very lightweight, easy to tie, and passes mold as the fabric is flexible.  Supportive for a newborn and infant, the Kikoy is supportive and can grow with your Toto into Toddler stage.   Kikoy is great for front carry, hip carry, as well as back carry of small babies and toddlers too.

Washes nice and easy in the machine, softens very quickly, no long wear needed to break in the wrap. The weave is simple but tightly woven giving it strength and durability.   Very nice in a multi-layered carry which allows the wearer be more comfortable while carrying their loved Totos for a long wear while still feeling like there is not too much fabric between the wearer and the baby.   Can also be used for postpartum tummy shaper and belly binding.   A great way to get your groovy body back after birth.  It is common, even a tradition in East Africa to use the Kanga/Leso, a short Kikoy wrap, to tie our tummy back into shape. Why don’t you try this?!

Turkana **SOLD OUT**

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About Turkana

The Turkana are a Nilotic people native to the Turkana District in northwest Kenya, a semi-arid climate region bordering Lake Turkana in the eastern part of Kenya.  The Turkana are known for raising camels, weaving baskets, and are a very hard working, having produced some of the most famous athletes in the olympic championship as well as international super models.  The Turkana refer to themselves as “Ngiturkan” and their land as “Eturkan.” It is such a delight to name this Kikoy Toto wrap as such.

Toto Kikoy woven wraps.

These are machine woven, wrap-around baby carriers.   Made out of Kikoy, a non-stretch, 100% organic mercerized cotton.   Featuring lovely bright colours, alluring, and comfortable.  This is the perfect wrap for beginner babywearers.  Cool in the hot heat of the summer even in a multiple layered carries yet still snug.   The colours stay fast maintaining their brilliant hues with minimum shrinkage.  How does it wear?  Very lightweight, easy to tie, and passes mold as the fabric is flexible.  Supportive for a newborn and infant, the Kikoy is supportive and can grow with your Toto into Toddler stage.   Kikoy is great for front carry, hip carry, as well as back carry of small babies and toddlers too.

Washes nice and easy in the machine, softens very quickly, no long wear needed to break in the wrap. The weave is simple but tightly woven giving it strength and durability.   Very nice in a multi-layered carry which allows the wearer be more comfortable while carrying their loved Totos for a long wear while still feeling like there is not too much fabric between the wearer and the baby.   Can also be used for postpartum tummy shaper and belly binding.   A great way to get your groovy body back after birth.  It is common, even a tradition in East Africa to use the Kanga/Leso, a short Kikoy wrap, to tie our tummy back into shape. Why don’t you try this?!

 

Menelik **SOLD OUT**

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About Melenik

Menelik, a strong warrior, king!   Just like the name, this wrap has strong masculine colours , with mellow stripes.  It’s a wrap that befits carrying our small babies who later will become leaders of our future.  The name “Menelik” is Amharic (a Semitic language spoken in Ethiopia) in origin, and also means: “Son of the wise man”

Toto Kikoy woven wraps.

These are machine woven, wrap-around baby carriers.   Made out of Kikoy, a non-stretch, 100% organic mercerized cotton.   Featuring lovely bright colours, alluring, and comfortable.  This is the perfect wrap for beginner babywearers.  Cool in the hot heat of the summer even in a multiple layered carries yet still snug.   The colours stay fast maintaining their brilliant hues with minimum shrinkage.  How does it wear?  Very lightweight, easy to tie, and passes mold as the fabric is flexible.  Supportive for a newborn and infant, the Kikoy is supportive and can grow with your Toto into Toddler stage.   Kikoy is great for front carry, hip carry, as well as back carry of small babies and toddlers too.

Washes nice and easy in the machine, softens very quickly, no long wear needed to break in the wrap. The weave is simple but tightly woven giving it strength and durability.   Very nice in a multi-layered carry which allows the wearer be more comfortable while carrying their loved Totos for a long wear while still feeling like there is not too much fabric between the wearer and the baby.   Can also be used for postpartum tummy shaper and belly binding.   A great way to get your groovy body back after birth.  It is common, even a tradition in East Africa to use the Kanga/Leso, a short Kikoy wrap, to tie our tummy back into shape. Why don’t you try this?!

 

Kakamega **SOLD OUT**

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About Kakamega

Kakamega county is in western Kenya.  This place is known as Luhya land who split into other major sub tribes including Maragoli, Bunyore, Bukhusu, Wakisa, Tiriki, Waidaho, Waisuga, and Wawanga.  The home of the famous Crying rocks, Kakamega rainforest is the only tropical rain forest in Kenya.  It stretches across Central Africa to East Africa with various bird and plants species.  Named for the National Forest, the Kakamega colors are reminiscent of the Blue turaco, a bird seen only in the Kakamega in Kenya.  Try a short back cross carry as you walk with your little one imagining the sounds of the endangered DeBrazza monkey in the old growth forest.

Toto Kikoy woven wraps.

These are machine woven, wrap-around baby carriers.   Made out of Kikoy, a non-stretch, 100% organic mercerized cotton.   Featuring lovely bright colours, alluring, and comfortable.  This is the perfect wrap for beginner babywearers.  Cool in the hot heat of the summer even in a multiple layered carries yet still snug.   The colours stay fast maintaining their brilliant hues with minimum shrinkage.  How does it wear?  Very lightweight, easy to tie, and passes mold as the fabric is flexible.  Supportive for a newborn and infant, the Kikoy is supportive and can grow with your Toto into Toddler stage.   Kikoy is great for front carry, hip carry, as well as back carry of small babies and toddlers too.

Washes nice and easy in the machine, softens very quickly, no long wear needed to break in the wrap. The weave is simple but tightly woven giving it strength and durability.   Very nice in a multi-layered carry which allows the wearer be more comfortable while carrying their loved Totos for a long wear while still feeling like there is not too much fabric between the wearer and the baby.   Can also be used for postpartum tummy shaper and belly binding.   A great way to get your groovy body back after birth.  It is common, even a tradition in East Africa to use the Kanga/Leso, a short Kikoy wrap, to tie our tummy back into shape. Why don’t you try this?!

Bamako **SOLD OUT**

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About Bamako

Bamako is the capital and largest city of Mali,  and was once a very small city now with a high population making Mali the fastest African country in growth.   Located near the river Niger (crocodile river).  Whenever you visit the market, the authentic African waxed and Kitenge fabrics are bound to blow your mind away with their lovely prints.  Not a minute passes without noticing a mother carrying a baby on the torso in a Kitenge cloth .

Toto Kikoy woven wraps.

These are machine woven, wrap-around baby carriers.   Made out of Kikoy, a non-stretch, 100% organic mercerized cotton.   Featuring lovely bright colours, alluring, and comfortable.  This is the perfect wrap for beginner babywearers.  Cool in the hot heat of the summer even in a multiple layered carries yet still snug.   The colours stay fast maintaining their brilliant hues with minimum shrinkage.  How does it wear?  Very lightweight, easy to tie, and passes mold as the fabric is flexible.  Supportive for a newborn and infant, the Kikoy is supportive and can grow with your Toto into Toddler stage.   Kikoy is great for front carry, hip carry, as well as back carry of small babies and toddlers too.

Washes nice and easy in the machine, softens very quickly, no long wear needed to break in the wrap. The weave is simple but tightly woven giving it strength and durability.   Very nice in a multi-layered carry which allows the wearer be more comfortable while carrying their loved Totos for a long wear while still feeling like there is not too much fabric between the wearer and the baby.   Can also be used for postpartum tummy shaper and belly binding.   A great way to get your groovy body back after birth.  It is common, even a tradition in East Africa to use the Kanga/Leso, a short Kikoy wrap, to tie our tummy back into shape. Why don’t you try this?!