Shopping for teeny onesies, socks, and knits is a heartwarming and fun activity, regardless of whether or not you have a baby to dress. But some brands are better than others, and quite a few of the best children's lines only carry sizes for ages 2 and up. To help new parents build the right wardrobe for their little ones (and to make gift-giving easier), we compiled a list of the best baby clothing brands around.
From retro-inspired aesthetics to bohemian, modern, and edgy looks, as well as everyday comfort and special-occasion pieces, you'll probably want to get matching outfits for every day. In fact, our favorite 15 baby brands ensure that your baby will be the best dressed in the room, stroller-bound and otherwise. So for major cuteness and serious sartorial inspiration for adults and tots alike, scroll through our list of the best baby clothing brands below, and shop our picks.
De Cavana is an Italian brand that makes organic, high-end products that put a modern spin on classic aesthetics. This midnight blue jacket is the perfect example. With ribbed velvet on the outside and fleece on the inside, your little one will stay warm and stylish all wrapped up in this hooded jacket.
This iconic French line is known for its stylish staples and well-made undergarments. Made from 100% cotton and covered in a delicate little feather print, this crossover bodysuit is nothing short of precious, as to be expected from Petit Bateau.
Misha & Puff is the go-to baby and kid clothing brand for sustainably sourced and ethically produced pieces that boast vintage-inspired, timeless designs. The brand also uses wool for the majority of its clothes since it regulates body temperatures, which is important for comfort and health. This sweet-as-can-be striped bather features adjustable straps.
Bohemian in spirit and made with thoughtful design and luxe fabrics, this Spanish brand is not to be missed. Búho is using versatile colors and styles so your little one can get plenty of use out of its clothing. This ecru embroidered-linen dress represents this ideal intersection.
Quirky and fun, your baby is sure to make a statement in these striped button-up bloomer onesie with adorable ruffle details. Though the pieces are one of a kind, Yellow Pelota also puts forth timeless classics and sweet outfits for everyday wear.
1+ In the Family
1+ in the Family is a Spanish brand based out of Barcelona, and since it's exclusively for babies, you probably won't be able to get to wear matching outfits. The designs are simple and fashionable without looking over the top. This stylish terry cloth romper is as comfortable as it is adorable.
As described by the brand itself, "Ketiketa started with an aim to work with a traditional Nepalese fabric named 'dumbar kumari,' after a Nepalese princess who brought the technique of block printing back from India to Nepal in the 19th century. The princess then invented a new textile." It doesn't get more adorable than this bohemian-chic dress with matching bloomers.
This lilac-hued romper is exemplary of Tane Organics's easy, playful, and beautiful silhouettes. It features the brand's signature pointelle fabric, which is as soft and comfortable as it is pretty.
Babe & Tess
Who knew baby clothing could be cut so exquisitely? Babe & Tess is an Italian brand with chic and refined, yet casual, charm. This sweet ruffled and checkered dress is a glimpse into the newest line of high-quality baby clothing.
We took one virtual lap through the baby section of Caramel, a UK-based company, and we instantly wanted to wear everything in sight. Case in point? This checkered print, cap-sleeved dress with Peter Pan collar.
With bright stripes and velvety lettering, this shirt looks cute and comfortable enough to live in. Bonton delivers creative styles and prints, as well as classic staples with a touch of whimsy like this one.
Full of graphics and fun prints for a mix of childlike design with adult-friendly fashions, Blune is one of the best French lines for kids. This logo-and-heart detailed sweater is three-season friendly and will last a lifetime, making it the perfect candidate for lovable hand-me-downs.
If you're willing to splurge on baby goods, Gucci should be one of your first stops. All its baby clothing features the perfect mix of sass, style, and versatility. This classic bib set styled with the iconic logo is the perfect balance of darling and edgy.
Aymara is the Belgian brand we've been dreaming of. With sweet retro-inspired looks and well-crafted garments for ease and comfort, your baby will be in good hands (and be well-dressed, of course). Made of baby alpaca, this is the perfect cardi for chilly weather.
This was originally published on October 6, 2017, and has since been updated.