Frilly Lily Butterfly Fairy Bug Costume

Fairy

Five-year-old Lola was helping me look for cool things for Finn’s second birthday when she spotted the Frilly Lily Butterfly Fairy Bug Costume (£29). She told me I just had to put it on the internet because, obviously, this site is the internet! So if you have a colour-loving fairy in your house this satin lined skirt with tiered layers of net, topped with […]

Wanted: super-cool tiger cape

Tiger Capes

These are possibly the coolest capes ever. Fierce! The tiger capes from Love Lane look utterly fabulous. They’re made from natural cotton, printed with eco-friendly ink and are available in Pink/Gold/Black or Blue/Orange/Black. Each cape measures 33″ at its widest point and 19″ from the back of the neck. And the best bit? They’re only £25! […]

Hot on the high street: Zara star dress

Zara Star dress

I cannot tell you how much I want this dress in my size. It’s just the right combination of dressy and casual and would be a total wardrobe staple. It’s also only £15.99 from Zara Kids, so I think I’ll have to buy it for Kitty and live vicariously through her wardrobe. As usual.

10 best: Halloween outfits for kids

Little Pop Studio

Boo! It’s that time of year when the shops fill with the sort of tat-tastic items that children love, but that send shivers down the spine of every discerning parent. Yep, Halloween is coming. Fortunately, this year (much like last year) there are some truly fabulous items out there, too, so if you are going to get into the spirit […]

Moulin Roty Wolf Mask

Moulin Routy Wolf Mask

Possibly the nicest wolf we’ve ever seen! Designed in France by Moulin Roty, this unique Wolf Mask is made from velvet, fake fur and felt. Great for Halloween costumes (look out for our round-up coming soon) as well as everyday pretend play. £23.49 from Smallable, who also have a velvet and felt owl mask in too. […]

Atsuyo Et Akiko tiara

Et Akiko Gold Tiara

Last week, I popped along to the Alex & Alexa press day to browse their Christmas collection, lots of which we will be featuring between now and then. Sorry for mentioning the C word in July, but I just had to share this Atsuyo Et Akiko tiara which Lola took a shine to. Doesn’t she look super cute? It’s […]

French animal masks

Childrens animal masks

If you’re looking for something a little different for the dressing up box or for a party, check out the French animal masks from Gigi Brooks. There are four beautifully whimsical designs to choose from: The Tabby Marquise, The Garret Squire, The Striped Buccaneer and the Princess of the Meadows. They’re crafted from ultra-strong recycled cardboard and printed with solvent-free […]

Covetable: Stella McCartney Kids Maleficent collection

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Fed up with Frozen yet? Move over Elsa, there’s another anti-heroine in town, filling cinema screens with the impeccably chiselled cheekbones of Angelina Jolie. To mark the recent release of Disney’s Maleficent (the back story of the wicked queen in Sleeping Beauty), Stella McCartney Kids has a capsule collection of high-end fancy dress/themed clothing. It’s not […]

Struckla & Peach Batkids masks

Batboy

Na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na… Got a superhero fan in the house? You’ll be wanting to snap up one of these fabulous felt masks then. They’re by New Zealand company Struckla and Peach and come in Batboy and Batgirl (complete with pigtails) designs. They’re […]

10 Best: Circus for Camp Bestival

Camp Bestival - Circus Dress Up - Lion

Roll up, roll up, it’s circus time at Camp Bestival and we’ve been out coolhunting to find the best outfits and inspiration for your little ones. See you there! Circus print reversible dress, £40, Wild Things Funky Little Dresses. Circus tattoo set, $15, Tattly. Side show shorts in circus stripes, £35, Love Frankie. Lily Balou green seal baby […]