Product Type: iCandy prams, pushchairs and strollers
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Wow Wow Wow! My all time favourite system!
iCandy Apple Stroller
Member Name: xmumof2x
iCandy Apple Stroller
Advantages: Built to last, built for comfort and built for style.
Disadvantages: Doesnt fold small and has a 'nack' to folding.
"Mammy's just going to the doctors, i wont be long" shouting to my 2 little terrors. I had been under the weather, a lot of symptoms but no answers then a few little checks & tests by my doc. He looks at me and asks if its possible for me to be pregnant. "NOT A CHANCE" i shouted but the test said otherwise. Anyhow the pregnancy news settled in and we started to prepare and purchase. Having 2 other children, i new the score and was aware of previous items i had purchased for them and what i will and will not buy for this one. I had always wanted an iCandy system for my other 2 but as its very expensive we just couldnt afford it at the time... so with baby number 3 being my last! I made sure we saved and saved for our iCandy. I new exactly which one i wanted and i wanted everything with it! There i was 7 months pregant and it was time to order our pram, it had to be the iCandy Black Magic with all the trimmings. I can genuinely say this pram was unreal, i loved it! The only pram i ever got attached too.
Here is some information and facts regarding the icandy system:-
Age range: From birth to approx 4 years (20kg)
Harness: 5 point harness
weight of pushchair: 10kg
Leg rest: 4 rest postioning.
Parent facing: Yes
Lockable wheels: Yes
Fabric: its a 'wipe clean' fabric
Handle: Adjusts to a good height ( im 5'3 my partner is over 6ft and we both used it with no problems)
Tyres: back tyres are air filled so perfect over cobbles, stones, gravel etc.. a perfect ride.
Seat unit: reclines into 3 positions.
Shopping basket: Yes, large underneath basket with durable material.
Also has a little window in the hood to keep an eye on your little one.
Here are some of the extras you can buy:-
Carrycot: Thick padded material and also can be used as a moses basket (stand bought seperatly)
Carseat: Fits a Maxi-Cosi carseat, these come with head hugger, shoulder pads, wind sheild and raincover.
Footmuffs: Thick and fleecy footmuffs.
Parasol: Matching parasols can be purchased
Front wheel: can buy to convert it into jogger mode
Nappy bag: Large, stylish bag with lots of compartments.
..And much more
RRP: In total mine cost just over £1100
The pushchair alone starts from around £300
Alot of people commented on my black magic system, the gleaming chrome frame, expensive looking fabric and stylish designs did not go a miss. This really was a pleasure to push, the large air filled wheels made the ride smoother for my newborn. Then when he started using seat unit he always looked comfy but still loads of room to grow in. Its a very sturdy system and well designed. There is only 2 negatives about this whole pram 1 it is large so doesnt fold too small and 2 its tricky at first to fold down but you soon get the hang of it. Yes its expensive but you pay for what you get!It was such a shame when it came time to sell my iCandy, genuinely but in end it did not suit my life style.. I needed a little stroller.
This will not dissapoint you, by far one of the best made pushchairs thats built to last a long time.
Summary: You pay for what you get. Yes its expensive but the price reflects the item! No.1 pram in my opinion
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