Hibernate in style with the cuddliest winter accessories...
Slippers are essential if you’re to enjoy a British winter, but littles all too often ditch them to run barefoot. Enter the Swedes with a stylish solution: hand-sewn slipper-sock hybrids that keep tootsies toasty while enabling kids to run, jump and wreak havoc without restriction. From £15; moccis.co.uk
This little seafarer is sure to make a splash in your nursery – and his pose makes him very easy to photograph, if you’re Insta-inclined. He’s heavy enough to use as a doorstop, and the Jellycat brand means he’s built to last.
Pobblewob Whale, £30; bobbyrabbit.co.uk
mamas & papas
Take your little one’s knitwear game up a notch with this super-cute blue and white stripe sleep-set from the ever-reliable Brit brand. It’s durable, natural, breathable and wondrously warm – as well as lovely to snuggle up to. Oh, go on then.
2 piece stripe knitted set, £25; mamasandpapas.com
Flatoutbears have been popping up in tasteful nurseries and social feeds for a little while now. Crafted from 100% sheepskin, they’re naturally soft, incredibly cuddly and the ideal buddy for babes in arms.
One of the world’s most feted luxury brands ventures into childrenswear with a pop-up shop at fashion destination Net-a-Porter. Expect mini-me styles for boys and girls (including amazing snowsuits and winter knits), all of which will be available for a limited time only.
Rattle & Roar
The king of the jungle has been handily miniaturised (and turned into a rattle) by zeitgeist-forming Danish brand Konges Sløjd, and makes a perfect gift for new parents of a minimalist persuasion.
The merino sheepskin gilets from this new Brit brand will keep tinies snuggly (and are super-easy to get on and off as you go about your day), while the booties – available for adults as well as kids – up the cuteness ante by about 1,000%.
Gilet, £48; binibamba.com
Toe The Line
Premium sock brand Falke makes the perfect snuggly baby socks, including this rustic winter pair. They’re available in the perfect shade of oatmeal or a dreamy steel-blue; they’ll keep the cold at bay.