Wednesday, 26 June 2013

Funny Animal Outfits For Your Baby

I'm a sucker for a silly baby outfit, particularly when animals are involved. So I've fallen hard for the fantastic range from The Miniature Knit Shop. Their luxury baby range mixes a love of knitting and fancy dress, plus a wild and wonderful imagination. These outfits aren't just for Halloween, they're for every day street-based smiles. Go on, dress your baby with flamingo feet, and give everyone a chuckle. Buy their items online in their Etsy shop or from Not On The Highstreet.


{Product Credit} 1. Flamingo Hat, £54 | 2. Flamingo Feet, £24


{Product Credit} 1. Knitted Frog Hat And Booties Set, £69 | 2. Knitted Parrot Hat Collar And Booties Set, £96



{Product Credit} 1. Baby Shark Sleeping Bag, £90 | 2. Lobster Hat & Mittens Set, £75

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Monday, 24 June 2013

Handprinted Baby Clothes & Accessories by OncleHope

At the moment, I'm all about the charm of the handmade and one-of-a-kind. It all started with some of the presents given to our baby boy, Ivo. Ahead of his birth, my mother-in-law knitted a cardigan and hat set, and a yellow woollen blanket. Then his great-aunt personalised a blanket for him with his name embroidered in blue. Neither are machine-perfect, and that's what makes them so enchanting and touching. These baby onesies and blankets from Oncle Hope have the same charm. They're hand-stamped on organic cotton, making each one individual and kooky. Shop owners, Helena and Bego are both mothers, and they create their designs from their studio in Barcelona in Spain. I just love their style! Prices from approximately £20 for a baby bodysuit. Don't miss their blog, Casa e Cose.

{Product Credit} 1. Dinosaur Bodysuit, £19.70 | 2. Pink Star Bodysuit, £18.68


{Product Credit} 1. Elephant Baby Accessories Set, £21.09 | 2. Star Baby Accessories Set, £21.09


{Product Credit} 1. Airplane Bodysuit, £18.68 | 2. Wanderlust Newborn Set, £20.75

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Tuesday, 4 June 2013

Adorable, Ethical Toys from Pebble

The first baby toy I bought for my newborn son was a rattle in the shape of a carrot! A slightly strange addition to our household, but if you'd seen it, you'd understand that I had to have it. That's how toys from Pebble make you feel. They're just as attractive to adults as children, and they're ethically impeccable - handmade by women in community businesses in Bangladesh. The charity that makes them - Hathay Bunano - aims to provide employment for mummies with their babies and children by providing employment in a village setting close to their homes.

{Product Credits} 1. Pebble Large Giraffe, £26 | 2. Pebble Carrot Rattle, £4.79 | 3. Pebble Crochet Rattle Ball, £5

{Product Credits} 1. Pebble Rattle Snake, £10.99 | 2. Pebble Car, £10 | 3. Pebble Caterpillar, £10.99

{Product Credits} 1. Pebble Octopus Rattle, £8.50 | 2. Pebble Doughnut Rattle, £5 | 3. Pebble Cupcake Rattle, £4.99

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