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 The irony of this teacher's 'healthy lunchbox' note Binky's 8-month bump - and surprising wedding shoe choice This dad's empowering father-son selfie will totally melt your heart Pregnant Chanelle Hayes: 'How do I get rid of these stretch marks?'