Pregnancy health Pregnancy Boy bump/Girl bump How to spot whether you're carrying a boy or a girl in there - according to the old wives tales... 1 of Ad break Boy bump/Girl bumpWhile you're pregnant, you'll hear a number of theories about whether it's a boy or a girl in there - none of them wholly reliable!Here's what the old wives say... Boy bump/Girl bumpSaid to be a boy if: You're carrying all out front You're carrying low You tie a needle or your wedding ring to some thread, hang it over your stomach and it swings from side to side.Looking for a boy's name? Click here for ideas or to play baby name roulette. Boy bump/Girl bumpSaid to be a girl if: Your bump looks more spread out You're carrying high Your needle or wedding ring moves round in a circle.Looking for a girl's name? Click here for ideas or to try baby name roulette. By Babyexpert.com Last updated on 17 September 2007 Comments Latest on MadeForMums Tamara Ecclestone: 'My 4.5-year-old has stopped breastfeeding now' 2018's celebrity babies - who gave birth this year? Best parenting apps Alesha Dixon: ‘I've created a book character my 4-year-old can actually relate to'