Shopping for school shoes, children’s summer sandals or winter boots? Here’s where to get your kids’ shoes in Hong Kong, in-store or online. Step in and then step out in style!
Browsing for the cutest kids’ shoes on the market? Getting the right pair of shoes has a big impact on growing feet, so it’s important to consider whether your purchase is going to be an everyday item or a fun addition to their wardrobe. With comfy and cool canvas shoes to long-lasting leather pairs, kit your kid out with the most comfy and stylish kicks! Here’s where to get children’s shoes to suit any occasion in Hong Kong.
Read more: Where To Buy Kids’ Clothes In Hong Kong
Camper – School shoes, kids’ velcro sandals, sneakers, boots, lace-up shoes, slippers
This well-known brand started as a small family business in Mallorca, Spain, and has become internationally recognised for a reason: great quality kids’ shoes. Here you can shop for first walkers, school shoes, summer sandals, children’s slippers and more.
Crocs – Kids’ beach shoes, boots, flats, sneakers
Another option for paddling around at the beach is Crocs. Keep a lookout for more sturdy flats, boots, sandals and sneaker options for everyday use (that support the heel better than the traditional clogs). There are three stores dotted around Hong Kong but also free shipping on orders over $550.
Dr. Kong – Kids’ sneakers, sandals, party shoes, school shoes, baby shoes
With multiple outlets across Hong Kong, Dr. Kong provides a free fitting service with its kids’ shoe size chart, which is super helpful when you are shopping for shoes the first time around. Its own brand is colourful and bright and is bound to catch your youngster’s eye. This is also a great (reasonably priced) spot to pick up sports shoes, sandals, party and school shoes.
Geox – Cutting-edge tech for kids’ shoes, sandals, sneakers, occasion wear, school shoes
A brand that’s recognised for quality (that comes with a price tag to match), Geox is a solid option for comfort and durability. With cutting-edge tech behind these designs, you’ll find sandals, sneakers, slip-on, lace-up, Disney characters, school shoes, light up shoes and more. With 12 stores across the city, from Sha Tin to TST and Central, it’s got little feet of all ages covered.
GigaSports – Nike shoes for kids and other big-brand sneakers
One for fitness enthusiasts, GigaSports is a dedicated sports specialist that’ll definitely get the kids kitted out for sports day and then some! From Nike shoes for kids to Adidas, Puma, Mizuno, Asics and more all in one place, the hardest part will be choosing the right pair.
Greenmont – Kids’ sandals, children’s jelly shoes, mama-and-me matching shoes, children’s canvas pumps
Started by and curated by a Mama and Papa in Discovery Bay, this new online children’s store stocks local and international independent brands. We think you’ll love the Salt-Water sandals that are super cute yet very practical. Made with waterproof leather, they’re ideal for the beach or hills.
Gusella – Luxury designer kids’ shoes
These Italian shoemakers have enjoyed a long history of famous patrons including royalty. Yup, that’s right, Prince Ranieri III of Monaco and his wife Princess Grace fitted out their daughter in these exquisite shoes! Gusella continues to cobble luxury designer footwear for your little princes and princess. It’s expensive but definitely worth the splurge for special occasions.
Heelys – Fun kids shoes
For the fun factor, you can’t go wrong with Heelys – shoes with wheels in the heels! Just don’t forget to check out how to heely (with safety tips included!). Not only are there options for the kids but Sassy parents can get in on the action as well with big-kid sizes and styles! Imagine zipping down the food aisle – shopping has never been so much fun!
Lil’ Souls – Baby shoes in Hong Kong
For your little ones who aren’t yet able to run around but still want to look super stylish, check out Lil Souls. It has a cute collection of handmade vegan clothes and shoes. Started by Hong Kong mama Shereen O’Brien, the collections of Moccasins, Chelsea Boots and Mary Janes are ridiculously cute and make for a wonderful first pair of pumps, ideal for Insta pics! What’s more, for every purchase Lil’ Souls will help to provide one person with access to safe drinking water for one year, supporting water.org. We love the inspirational slogans on the bottom of each shoe as well.
Lil’ Souls, www.lilsouls.com
Niny Mini – Baby shoes
Founded by Hong Kong-based French Mama Nelly Malazdra, you’ll find a beautiful collection of clothing, accessories and personalised gifts for newborns to toddlers. The shade leather moccs are extremely cute and won’t fly off on your way to the park thanks to the laces!
Retykle – Pre-loved kids shoes
A great one for the eco-conscious mamas, here you’ll find a wide range of gently used, good as new or new with tags on items that’ll not only save your purse-strings but the planet as well! With big names like Geox, Jacadi, Seed, Camper, Adidas and more, you’ll be spoilt for pre-loved choice!
Seed Heritage – Kids party shoes, occasion wear, children’s Wellington boots, cute slippers
If you’re looking for on-trend options to have your youngsters stepping out in style, Seed Heritage has a range of canvas soles that are high on comfort as well as the cool factor. From sequined ballet pumps to trendy wellies and cute bunny slippers, the kids (ahem, you) will be spoilt for choice!
Other Baby shoes In Hong Kong
CIGOGNE BéBé – Baby booties
Little Caleb – Adorable baby moccasins (the pink and gold-fringed ones pictured above were an awesome baby shower gift for one Sassy Mama!)
Kyle & Vivian – Baby shoes with matching parent options
Mothercare – Baby and toddler shoes
Pepper & Mint’s Mini Shoes – The Dim Sum Dumplings are one of our faves
Petit Bazaar – Baby shoes (some older girls shoes as well)
Other High-Street Favourites For Children’s Shoes In Hong Kong
Adidas Hong Kong – Kids’ sports shoes
Cotton on Kids – Kids’ fashion shoes
Converse – Kids’ sneakers
H&M – Kids’ fashion shoes
Marks And Spencer – Babies’ and kids’ shoes
Nike Hong Kong – Kids’ sports shoes
Skechers – Kids’ sports shoes and sandals
Stride Rite – While this Mama-favourite has unfortunately closed its Hong Kong store doors, you might still be able to find the odd pair at some outlet stores
Vans – Funky kids’ sneakers and tennis shoes, from baby shoes and up
Zara – Kids’ fashion shoes
Online Kids Shoe Stores
Alex and Alexa – Babies shoes right through to teens
Sassy Mama tip: If you have been scouting around for Clarks, the well-known children’s shoe brand from the UK, you’ll be thrilled to find it here!
Bloomingdales – A wide range of kids shoes from babies to teens
Carter’s Simple Joy on Amazon – Sneakers, winter boots, casual shoes
Hunter – Wellies and outdoor waterproof shoes
Native Shoes – Shoes for babies and kids. An extra bonus is that it aims for all its shoes to be 100% life managed by 2023 meaning that nothing will go to waste and all old shoes will be recycled into other cool things like playground flooring and more! (Make sure you select “Ship To Hong Kong” for international shipping details at the checkout.)
Next Direct – school shoes, baby shoes, kids sandals, sneakers, kids wellies
Nordstrom – A wide range of kids shoes from babies to teens
Zalora – A wide range of big-name brands from babies to teens
Editor’s note: This article was originally published in December 2017 by Laura Derry and updated in 2020, then again in 2021 by Alex Purcell Garcia.