IMAGE Laila and Lyra, Fifi and Co, and Little Emeral via Instagram
Shop for your mini me’s holiday outfits at the comforts of your own home. These online stores have fabulous options for the perfect party clothes for the kiddos. You’ll be spoilt for choice! Check out these OOTD-worthy items for below Php1,000.
Belles In Style
Searching for something that “It girls” would wear? Belles In Style creates both fashion-forward and wearable pieces for kids aged 3-14 years old. From cold shoulder tops to boho maxi dresses, their styles exude sass and class. What’s awesome is the brain behind the brand is a 7-year-old entrepreneur named Bella Anico. Gotta love that!
The Sofia dress (Php380) is a square neck A-line dress set on a gorgeous rose print, reminiscent of the vintage 50s. The clean and crisp lines make it a great option for more formal events this holiday season. Your little miss will surely be the belle of the ball.
Fifi and Co.
Fifi and Co. is a one-stop shop for fashionable boys’ and girls’ clothing. Kids’ attires are divided into capsule collections like prep squad, English lady, and blue debonair. For the holidays, they have cheerfully red dresses under the Santa’s Gala lookbook, and dreamy pastel hues from their Rainbows and Unicorns line. Shipping is free nationwide for all orders as a treat to shoppers for their newly launched website.
Your junior gent will look dapper in their modern retro outfit — a shirt and shorts combo paired with suspenders and a bow tie (all for Php999.75). Meanwhile, for the little lady, a sleeveless top with striped culottes (Php899.75) is a trendy number that’s sure to inspire a mom and daughter twinning moment.
To keep your bundle of joy happy, choose easy-breezy clothing, so they’re comfortable while exploring the world. Illynut has the perfect casual and lightweight dresses and co-ords for young and active babies. These come in pretty prints — flamingos, fruits, flowers, and other fanciful finds — to match your baby’s vibe. They also take the guesswork out of creating your little miss’s daily look. The outfits are sold in sets with matching bloomers and a headband. Sizes typically run up to 3T, but they are also open for made-to-order pieces.
The Emma blouse and panty set in pink posy (Php450) is comfy for play time with cousins during family reunions or for lounging pool-side during out-of-town vacations. Watch out for restocks of their boy shorts, new prints for their bestselling dress models (Sarah and Blair are our fave!), and terno pieces for mom and baby.
ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
Laila and Lyra
A perennial cult favorite, Laila and Lyra churns out trendy numbers inspired by global high street fashion. New collections, especially their statement tops and rompers, are highly coveted, sometimes gone in just a few minutes from going live in their website. These limited edition clothing run up to a size 8, depending on the design.
If you missed your chance to bag their holiday set called “Land of Sweets,” which are mostly sold out, check out their twill and cotton Juli dress with a matching fox purse (Php790) for your animal-loving cutie or the Elyse bow neck dress (Php640) for your girly girl.
Little Daniel creates handmade ready-to-wear and bespoke pieces for different occasions. Christmas-themed harem pants go from Php175 to Php185, which can come with a matching bib for an additional Php 85. Just contact them for the availability of prints. They also customize accessories depending on your choice of motif. Apart from that, they sell custom-made home decor like name banners and other baby and mommy essentials such as swaddle blankets and waterproof changing mats for that IG-worthy nursery.
Gold accent pieces are ready to ship, such as their best-selling signature crown (Php220), bowtie (Php120), and crib shoes (Php220). Pick one (or all!) to complete your little prince’s look.
Little Emerald offer cutesy dress options for baby girls 6 to 24 months. Its style leans toward ultra-feminine pieces such as sleeveless dresses with a pleated skirt using different kinds of flower patterns.
The ultra-adorable Isabella floral dress with a canary yellow cardigan is conservatively chic at Php495. In keeping with the theme, top off this look with their 2-per-pack flower hair clips for Php 225 or one of their big bows headbands (available at Php195 for a set of 2).
The minimalist pieces of Little Luli make for a perfect put-together look for malling, parties, or any family get-together. Their designs typically use open and looser cuts and are constructed using light fabrics to make sure active toddlers and children stay comfortable throughout the day.
For your little boy-next-door, the long sleeved henley (Php 550) in heather gray with mint piping will be great for cooler December days. Then, a fun checkered/polka reversible skirt (Php1,000) gives your little girl options to look chic and preppy for Christmas and pretty in polka dots for the New Year.
Mini Stylish Apparel
As their brand name suggests, Mini Stylish Apparel has all the trimmings for modern couture-inspired clothes for little ladies. They have ruffles, tulle, sequins, glitters — everything that makes for a sparkly, show-stopping holiday look.
Get ready to be upstaged by your future supermodel in their Kendra cape knee-length dress with a floor-length shoulder cascade. This stunner is a steal for Php380 (size 1-4) to Php430 (size 5-7) and is perfect for a glamorous white christmas-themed extravaganza. Offerings for little boys are more on the casual side, such as cotton tees (starting at Php165) and rompers (starting at Php320).
Swag Junior is not your typical kids’ clothing store. It’s all about street style and athleisure for stylistas in training. Gamer and statement tees for boys start at Php250, which can be paired with shorts (Php 450) or joggers (prices start at Php849). They also have trendy bomber jackets that's perfect for traveling to cooler climates or when your little heartthrob just wants to look “extra.” For girls, styles go from denim-on-denim to all-black everything. Prints are cheeky (one tee says “chic happens” for Php399.75) and kitschy like a collared tennis dress dotted with sushi (Php599.75). To complete the look, it also sells rad accessories like caps, pins, and sticker tattoos. Shipping for orders Php 500 and above is free this holiday season only.
That’s Sew Pretty
That’s Sew Pretty offers a wide assortment of amped-up casual garments and accessories for girls. Items range from aztec rompers, boho playsuits, to handmade tutu gowns and hair accessories.
A candy-licious red dress with a unique Tootsie Rolls print and matching head piece is a sweet surprise for P389. This Maggie dress is available in sizes 0 to 2 and is also sold in other fun and colorful prints. Match it up with shoes for P250, which comes with an extra headband. Can’t get enough of hair bows? Their ready-made pack of three is only Php 120 and comes in an array of colors from pastel to neon.
Karla Magno Suguitan, who used to manage various brands from a Spanish high street fashion house to an American cosmetics line, is now a stay-at-home mom to Sophie Ella and wifezilla to John. In her free time, she enjoys watching vlogs, reading books, making grocery lists, and consulting Dr. Google for all things baby. She blogs at thebunnybunchblog.wordpress.com.