Babywearing and toddler wearing has always been fashionable, especially when love, but especially warmth, are the purpose.
Eskimo, or Inuit women, are no exception, wearing specially designed, extra large parkas with hoods designed to carry their children and protect them from cold, harsh winds.
Take a look at these gorgeous photos of Eskimo mothers wearing their children, circa the early 1900s:
All photos (except where noted) used with permission from Retronaut.co
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