Happy Halloween! Here is some black & orange fashion inspiration, courtesy of Gugguu’s fall 2014 collection. The Finnish line of toddler and baby clothes features everyday basics that are comfortable and practical yet still stylish and unique – bold colors, asymmetrical zippers, and harem-style pants keep the collection fresh. Plus, Gugguu’s clothes are all manufactured close to home in the neighboring Baltic’s, and the pieces are all 100% organic cotton. Check out the brand’s website to view the entire collection.
Have a very happy and safe Halloween! Share ghost stories, cook up some spooky treats, and enjoy the carved pumpkins one last night. And, if tomorrow you are looking for ideas on what to do with the overload of candy in your home, be sure to check out this post from last year.
NYC’s Babesta recently released the fall edition of its “magalog,” The Beat, and it’s full of fall fashion must-haves for babies and toddlers, tips on building the perfect nursery or baby registry, and interviews with industry designers and trendsetters. This black-and-white editorial, “Unplugged” takes a laid-back approach to fall fashion’s most comfortable designer children’s clothing. Featuring brands like Mini Rodini, NUNUNU, and Munster, the shoot’s cozy looks are cool, comfortable, and easy-to-wear; perfectly practical and appropriate for weekends relaxing at home, active days at school, or (swiftly approaching!) vacation days spent hanging out with friends. View the entire shoot & rest of The Beat here, including direct links to shop the threads.
(Images via Babesta’s The Beat. Photography by the talented Katrina Tang)
Just in for fall: bold and humorous toddler graphic tees from Portland-based designer kids’ clothing brand Prefresh! Designed by Tiffany and Jason Taylor, the brand designs and manufactures t-shirts, sweatshirts, jackets, & accessories for girls and boys that are as awesome as the kids wearing them. The brand’s raglan t-shirts are made from a soft and thick cotton blend that, when paired their long sleeves, will keep your toddler warm all season long. Plus, they all feature clever phrases on the front that kids and parents alike will appreciate – “Hello Ladies,” and “Lets Blame the Sugar,” are a few of our favorites. Comfortable, practical, and full of personality, Prefresh tees are the perfect complement to kids’ busy and active days. Head on over to Estella to shop the entire Prefresh collection!
Halloween is just over a week away! Still need to get your toddler’s costume? We have a few of Siaomimi Play‘s beautiful costumes and dress up clothes for toddler girls and boys still in stock. Hilda Yim (the brand’s founder and designer) takes classic costumes and gives them a modern twist with luxe fabrics and unique details that are even more spectacular up close and in person. The brand’s creations are imaginative and whimsical – perfect for Halloween or an ordinary afternoon playing dress up.
If instead of a full-out costume, you or your toddler are just looking for a few accessories or something designed for everyday wear that is also appropraite on October 31st, here are some ideas…
Bobo Choses Shiny Leggings add a glamorous/futuristic/galactic touch to any outfit (see also: NUNUNU‘s leather leggings and metallic crewneck).
These monster heads from Siaomimi Play require no outfit – slip it on and you’re ready to go.
Girls’ tutus, tiaras, crowns, & wands from Atsuyo et Akiko are girly, fun accessories that will add a touch of sparkle and whimsy. They make an easy ballerina or princesses costume but are also perfect for a rainy afternoon and girls who think every day is the perfect opportunity to dress up.
This leopard print girl’s jumpsuit from Danish brand Soft Gallery was designed for the everyday, but makes a super simple feline-inspired costume!
P.S. More ideas here & here.
A few more images from the Beau LOves‘ AW14 collection! Founded in 2010 by Faye Wilde after she had her son Beau, the line is full of comfortable, 100% cotton designer baby & toddler clothes for boys and girls that are modern, bold, and practical. For fall 2014, the collection includes t-shirts, sweatshirts, & harem pants in elegant grey, green, and blue colors with bows and arrows, crosses, and mask prints. Most styles are gender neutral and designed to be mixed and matched. Sophisticated, stylish, and highly-wearable, Beau LOves is a practical and comfy brand to check out this season. Plus, how beautiful are these pictures?
P.S. See part 1 here.