Get pretty in pink just in time for Valentine's Day with our pick of kids essentials
Words Helen Baron
The year ahead is already shaping up to be a good one from a sustainability perspective, with more of us eschewing plastics and going green. Bambino Mio’s latest range of Earth-friendly reusable nappies should be popular, then, not least because it features cute insect prints including ladybirds and grasshoppers.
From £10.99; bambinomio.com
If your little one is the proud owner of a Meri Meri doll, this dress-up kit makes the perfect addition. Comprising a pink jumpsuit, tassel tail and sparkly horn headdress, it costumes your companion as a sweet little unicorn. Magical.
We’re all about empowerment, and how better to encourage positive development than with statement style like this? Made from organic cotton that’s kinder to farmers, the environment and your little one’s skin, this sweatshirt practises what it preaches.
If your little one uses a pacifier, make it a stylish one – Danish brand BIBS creates cool dummies with breast-mimicking teats in 100% natural rubber. The colour range is on point, with natural and earth tones predominating.
Softly Does It
Little clothes don’t get more luxe than this: a newborn gift set in the softest, most tactile cashmere, featuring a blanket, cardigan, overalls, hat and booties. Certainly not inexpensive, but the snuggles are priceless.
Young toes will never be cosier than in these wool felt slippers, handmade by Nepalese artisans and available in kids’ sizes 7-13. They also do an adult version, just in case you suffer from footwear envy.
We prefer our pinks gently understated, and this rose-hued bodysuit fits the bill. Crafted in softest cotton, the perforations add textural interest while the style itself is dainty without becoming too sweet.
The ‘Miniature Collection’ from cult brand Gray Label includes some darling styles for the dinkiest of littles, not least sleeveless bodysuits and classic hats with ties in organic cotton fleece. Like all Gray Label garb, the latest releases are sure to sell fast, so don’t hang about…