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The baby section of a store has so much to offer, so it’s no surprise shopping can get stressful. When it comes to picking out clothes for your precious newborn, only the best will do. We’ve made the job easier and put together a few favourites from our trusted brands, featuring everything from adorable baby onesies to cute little kimono dresses. Whether you’re planning a playdate in the park or a lazy Sunday of lounging on the sofa, these effortless outfits will carry your tiny tot right through the day!
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Buttercup Cuddle works with a collection of artisans who use the best baby-friendly materials by weaving them with exceptional craftsmanship. Its baby collection includes pima cotton bodysuits and French handmade calf leather shoes – perfect for putting mamas at ease when shopping for their newborn. We’re seriously loving this purple floral print ($405) from Pureté Du Bébé. The sleeveless cut and light fabric is ideal for this summer heat, and the eye-catching pattern of lilac flowers is sure to turn heads. With soft colours and a delicate material, this little number will be a great addition to your baby’s wardrobe.
Buttercup Cuddle, Level 2, The Pulse, 28 Beach Road, Hong Kong Island, www.buttercupcuddle.com
Cigogne BéBé is all about making comfortable, safe and stylish baby clothing. It has experience in making high quality knitwear clothing for adults and children. With an emphasis on quality, the designs embody both beauty and expression. This classy Circus Suspender Bodysuit ($180) is made for newborns up to three month old. The bodysuit has embroidered suspender snaps and even comes with a detachable bowtie, making it easy to dress up or down. We’re already imagining adorable family photos featuring a dapper little man in this snazzy number!
Cigogne Bébé, 69 Queen’s Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong, www.cigognebebe.com
Founded by mama Laura Egloff, Velveteen is a Hong Kong based clothing brand that works with fair trade organisations. The pieces are all finely crafted and hand embroidered using Italian artisan techniques. Promoting individuality and diversity while leaving your little ones looking fashionable? Yes please.
We love the look of this Fia tunic! Made with 100% cotton (so it’s breathable!), this tunic sports an embroidered empire yoke and cap sleeves. For $639, it’s available in lilac and white. Your little girl can choose whether or not she wants to keep her #OOTD minimalistic or colourful! We’re also fans of its Anjelica Bodysuit and Cecily bottoms!
Velveteen, 27-37 D’Aguilar Street, Flat 5D, Lan Kwai Fong, Central, Hong Kong, www.velveteenclothing.com
Baby Central was founded by two mums who understand how difficult it can be looking for baby supplies in Hong Kong. The online shop stocks everything from the cutest clothes to a range of gifts, books, toys and furniture. The goal is simple: to provide mamas with an easier way to find kiddo essentials. With next day delivery and personal recommendations for products, they’ve nailed it!
This simple kimono dress in baby pink from Nature Baby has caught our attention. Whilst the style and cut guarantee comfort, your little girl can show off a quirky new look! Nature Baby also has free shipping so order it here now ($281.6). We’re also fans of this super cute full pajama suit!
Baby Central, BT Center, 23 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, www.babycentral.com.hk
The international clothing chain, H&M, has been creating fashion pieces at an affordable price since the 1940’s. The sustainability initiatives and dedication to improving education, clean water and women’s empowerment show core values that we’re more than happy to support!
This baby exclusive linen-blend shorts and jacket from H&M ($399) is just what your little boy needs if he’s your plus one to a fancy event. The beige jacket has notch lapels and decorative buttons at the cuff which will guarantee a spiffy look. The shorts also make it a summer appropriate outfit (and easy for him to run around in!). For a more relaxed approact, opt for the soft cotton and silk blend romper suit which makes for a great pajama collection addition!
H&M, 30 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, www.hm.com
Seed Heritage first began as a childrenswear boutique before branching out to include a baby, teen and women’s apparel – and it’s a Hong Kong favourite for a reason. Its backbone is made up of three things: great design, high quality products and customer service. With monthly collections, you’ll never have to fear being left out of the latest trends!
Time to bring out the pastels with this Tiger jumpsuit ($233). This pink footed jumpsuit has stripes, fun appliqué ears, shoulder snaps and a gusset for easy dressing. Your newborn baby will have the easiest time crawling around in the soft, 100% cotton material. Also, check out whether these kitty knee jeans fit your baby girl!
Seed Heritage, Shop 3022B, Level 3 IFC Mall, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, www.seedheritage.com.hk
These shorts with braided hems and a comfy elastic waistbands are perfect for warmer weather. Environmentally conscious mamas? Made with ecologically grown cotton, this one really ticks all the boxes. They also come in a variety of colours including yellow, blue, red and neon fuchsia ($79) so we’re sure they’ll quickly become a staple item in the closet.
Orders over $400 will get free shipping too (we’re sold!). Looking to complete the look? Check out this blouse with an embroidered bib or these floral print Bermuda shorts!
Zara, Shop 414, Times Square, 1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, www.zara.com/hk
Petit Bazaar brings curated items from Europe to Hong Kong. You won’t have to travel far to get clothes you want for your little one from Europe! Ouef’s Onesie in Light Pink Cherry ($460) is made with 100% organic pima cotton, which means the quality of its fiber is top-notch. It’s breathable, hypoallergenic and even has natural antibacterial properties. Your little girl can wear this onesie by itself (showing it off in all its simple glory!) or with pants. We love that you can even have it delivered straight to your door. The indigo dots version is also another cute number!
Petit Bazaar, 9 Gough Street, Central, Hong Kong, www.petit-bazaar.com
Cotton On focuses on delivering the latest trends at affordable prices. Value means everything when shopping for growing little bundles of joy. Get your baby’s love for animals started with these pants from Cotton On ($139). With knee patches and a sweet sheep face printed on the bottom, this Milo pant is just right for a newborn. Pair it with a bodysuit or a basic tee for an adorable ensemble.
Cotton On, 2/F, Lee Theatre Plaza, 99 Percival Street, Causeway Bay, www.cottonon.com
Freshly Picked’s CEO and founder, Susan Peterson, started her company because she was frustrated with the lack of well-designed baby shoes. Freshly Picked has a collection of luxurious baby moccasins. We’re loving the recently released line of Dinos and Donuts moccasins! This weathered brown moccasin ($273) is made of Utah leather and its soft soles will keep your newborn’s feet safe and warm. Available online from size 0 to 9 (just right for a 5 year old), it pairs easily with any type of outfit so it’s sure to be a favourite. Check out this rose pink shade for your little princess!
Freshly Picked, www.freshlypicked.com
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