Masala (mə sä′lə) 1. a pungent and aromatic mixture of ground spices used in Indian cooking. 2. A distinctive and delectably vibrant brand of children’s clothing! Defined by its lusciously spicy signature colors of clove brown, saffron, turmeric yellow and raani pink, Masala Baby manufactures its unique apparel from fabrics exclusively sourced from India. Constructed with traditional techniques such as handloom, block print, hand screen, hand embroidery and applique techniques, this comfy and stylish clothing line offers plenty of modern, global appeal.
Preschooler’s brains develop and form synapses at a rate that astounds scientists and parents alike! Every brain literally contains more neurons than there are stars in the sky, and each neuron has the ability to form connections through learning. Preschoolers love to soak up an astonishing amount of information, so it is the perfect time to introduce them to the wonderful world of learning through the playful examination of books. The World Almanac for Kids Puzzler Deck: Trucks, Trains & More! from Chronicle Books is the perfect introduction to give children a jump-start on the learning road of life.
It’s a bird, it’s a plane… it’s Hero Jones Designs! Leaps and bounds above the ordinary, Hero Jones Designs takes well-deserved pride in its super, hand-crafted, high-quality line of uniquely fun pieces that little girls and boys go ga-ga over! As the executive director of a Minneapolis theater, Amy Jones is the brains and brawn behind the Hero Jones Designs label. She’s proud to come from a large family of artists who help provide savvy creative inspiration for her extraordinary designs.
From the moment babies are born, the world becomes a classroom of playful exploration and learning, which is why it’s important to offer them high-quality learning play opportunities. Every waking moment is a chance for interaction and bonding that promotes intelligence, confidence and the security that comes from being cared for with tenderness and loving attention. In the spirit of giving the very best to the children of the world, Jellycat offers ample opportunities for cooing and giggles!
Bubbly children sporting bright, brilliant colors and dazzling fabrics are like rays of sunshine, generating energy and contagious, electrifying smiles. No one knows this chain reaction better than Brooklyn-based children’s apparel designer, Jenny Kim, who loves to mix and match colorful fabrics and prints in her fashion makeover of overalls for infants and toddlers. Her spirited Overall Baby crackles with snappy style and overall originality! Overall Baby has got it all goin’ on with bright colors and funky-fun fabrics, combined with the traditional comfort and long-lasting durability of dungarees.
The religious ceremonies of an infant christening, baptism, blessing, bris, or naming ceremony are traditional rites of spiritual initiation for baby, and shared celebrations for families. Baby’s white gown symbolizes purity, joy and new life, and is often treasured and saved as a family heirloom. In 1984, Little Thing Mean a Lot founder, Cindy Pack, recognized the importance of providing a touch of grace and beauty in the apparel that is an important part of a baby’s special religious occasions.
“I can do it all by myself!” marks prideful milestones as preschoolers gradually learn to accomplish daily tasks without parental help. One of these “I’m-a-big-kid” moments is when boys and girls learn to dress themselves. From keeping their pants off the ground to shirt buttoning 101 and tying shoelaces, all kids have to master these head-to-toe tasks. Recognizing that this is no small feat, EZ-SOX® has invented training socks that sport dandy straps at the top, enabling children to easily “handle” the sock pull-up event!
Designed and made in Melbourne Australia, Elodie & Elvis offers a unique collection of exquisite coats and clothing for both boys and girls. Known for luxurious attention to detail, this amazing collection offers a wide selection of beautifully classic styles that boast incredible comfort from the highest quality textiles, giving children the thrill of being dressed like royalty.
Silky and smooth as a fresh rose petal, a baby’s delicate skin is ultra-sensitive to everything that touches it. Parents want gentle, super-soft clothing and blankets that won’t irritate or chafe their precious bundle of joy. So, what material is the softest on earth? That’s simple: there isn’t any fabric more cushiony and cozy than cashmere! Kathryn Beach, President of Baby Bespoke, knows this and offers pure cashmere layette items for infants up to a year old.