Knowing how to swaddle a baby can be helpful especially for newborns, it can help settle them and make them feel secure as well as keeping them warm until their internal thermostat kicks in.

Place your blanket on the floor in a diamond shape, or lay your baby swaddling blanket. Fold the top point over to a create a flat edge and place your baby’s down with their neck on the fold.Holding your baby’s right arm down at their side,bring one top corner across to tuck under their bottom, and bring the bottom point up to tuck into this wrap. You can wrap the other top corner around them and tuck the corner into secure the material. The babys legs should be able to move into a frog position rather than being held straight.

Watch the following video to see the best way to swaddle a baby –