J.Crew just launched J.Crew Baby, an adorable line of baby clothing and gifts. The baby collection is similar in style to the Crewcuts line of miniature prep (with similarly spendy prices—Italian cashmere isn’t any cheaper in pint sizes, as it turns out). But the new collection also hosts other brands under its umbrella, carrying clothing […]
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Iowa-based company Locally Grown started with T-shirts at a Des Moines farmers’ market to stand for the locavore movement. But the designs are also just super cute and conveniently available in kid sizes. All made in the USA. Tees are $26 at LocallyGrown.com.
Local mom and graphic designer Lidia Varesco Racoma put late nighters with her baby son to good use by brainstorming a line of clothing. (Would that we all could be so productive while sleepless!) The result is her adorable line of baby and kid’s clothing, typebaby. “Inspired by a love of typography and my son’s developing personality type, […]
Yesterday would have been Maurice Sendak’s 85th birthday. In honor of his most famous book, check out this Where the Wild Things Are crown by Oeuf NYC, $38. (And check out Fresh Air’s tribute to Maurice Sendak, including a very emotional final interview with the ailing author, here.)
Psychobaby (1630 N. Damen Ave., Chicago, 773-772-2815) has a new line of “Hello…My Name Is” tees, bibs, and coin purses that are ready for personalization, so you can either choose your kid’s name (Ethan) or brand them with a well-deserved moniker (Sgt. Pukes-A-Lot). Tees are $26, bibs are $14, coin purses are $6.
Odile (710 N. Wabash Ave., Chicago, 312-255-0800) is now stocking luxury knits from design house Missoni. The collection is incredible (and so are the prices) but feast your eyes nonetheless. Missoni Fluido dress, $630 Missoni Gocce headband, $98 Missoni Fluido purse, $210 Missoni Gocce reversible puffer coat, $730
I was lucky enough to be part of a mom blogging panel at Bump Club and Beyond on Sunday morning, along with bloggers from Eater Chicago, Daily Candy, and Wee Windy City, among others. We had a great turnout! I gave the attendees (mom of kids under age 1) an overview of the best baby […]
Most moms love trying out the latest baby products but don’t necessarily have the time to shop for them. Enter Stork Stack, a Chicago-based subscription service that researches the best and newest baby products and delivers them to your door. Each month’s stack includes five products for baby and mom, which can be toys, clothing, […]