When I was around the age of 7, I remember having this dress I would pick over any other for Sunday, it was a red ballet-like ball ‘babies’ dress with pretty ruffles beneath. I loved it so much that come next Sunday and the next Sunday I would always want to put it on.  Now looking back, I can’t help but laugh at my silly self, I had zero idea about the rules of fashion. Though I was aware of how I wanted to look.

This is not different from most kids, with time they become aware of their looks and how to dress to suit their personality.

As much as parents allow their kids to express their personal style,they also guide them  so their little ones can look acceptable while stepping outside of their home. Most times, it can be more about parents as their kids, as parents want their kids to look cool, like an extension of themselves, in line with the “mini-me’’ revolution.  That’s why more parents will happily open their wallets to make their little ones look fashionable.

We fall in love at first sight  with gorgeous looking children. And kids in comfy, elegant and flattering clothing tells how much a child is being taken care of.

Getting the perfect clothing from birth to teenage years can be tasking and quite stressful.

That’s why we’ve gone beyond to let you know where you can shop for children products that are well within your budget and a little extra.

  1. Indigo Africa

Indigo Africa is an organic store where you’ll find natural, breathable fiber that are extremely soft for you and your child’s body. Highly suitable for your baby’s sensitive skin.  Organic cotton wouldn’t irritate or itch the skin, you can find a 3-pack, long Sleeve bodysuit, leggings, hoodies, tees and lots more. Indigo Africa partners with groups of artisan women in Rwanda & Ghana to create a range of handcrafted products that bring beauty into the world through modern design and genuine artisan skill. From local, raw materials to hand crafted, their products are perfect for globally-minded parents,perfect gift for a baby shower and for a beautiful touch to any new baby layette wardrobe.

2. Ruff n’ Tumble 

One of the fastest growing clothing brand for kids and teens. Their clothing is vibrant and full of color. With different styles to suit your child’s personality.   You can find wears ranging from fun, causal, party wear, classy and contemporary outfits. Ruff n’ Tumble has distinguished itself as a favorite brand for children’s clothing in Nigeria since 1998.  Founded by Adenike Ogunlesi, out of the need to create good quality clothing and style for children. At one time I picked a few pieces as gift and I can say their brand is really worth it.

3. Oonalo

This clothing brand embraces the colorful heritage of African clothing.  Oonalo has one of the attractive adorable patterns you can come across. With its online store that leaves you energized and inspired. It prides itself in high quality industry garments to finish and fit with lots of love thrown in as a bonus. Their unique, unusual colors and patterns will compliment your child’s sense of fun and uniqueness. Owed and designed by a lover of children wears, who has been in the fashion industry for over 25 years, Oonalo clothing has paved its way to the top. You could also shop for related items, such as a colored doll in African print and accessories to match. It is an affiliate store of Esty, a well trusted online store for clothing and many more items. I’m totally taken by this adorable purple dress that comes in a complete set and can be a perfect baby shower gift.

4. The Unique Children

The Unique Children is another great kids clothing store.  It offers items ranging from, booster car seats, baby essentials, sleep suits, baby layette, baby gear, nursery furniture, baby feeding sets, maternity essentials, back to school items and lots more. You could also get fancy accessories to match. Their items are affordable and you could get huge discount when you shop for charity. And if you can’t pay in full you can make installment payments. Amazing right?! And that’s not all, this online store acknowledges that first time parents go through a lot of stress on what to buy for their expectant baby(ies), so they offer a free consultation service. Numerous perks I must say. Meaning you could get advice on items you would want to take to the hospital for delivery, baby essentials for the first three months of delivery, a baby prep budget planning to go with it and lots more. And you can share your thoughts, fears and experiences on baby shopping and go home with baby products that you are happy with.

5. Mrp

Mrp is quite a popular store. Mrp is the short form for Mr Price. They offer vibrant colorful clothing that are modern yet chic. You can find adorable wears for your baby and young children up to 14years under the kiddies section.  From their huge store at shoprite Mall to their Online store, Mrp never fails to offer the best. Their customer service is equally great and reliable. And I always check into their store whenever I’m at the Mall. They offer varieties of clothing, from fun classy tops, bottoms, causals, at their neat bespoke store at Shoprite Mall. Their online store is quite easy to navigate. They’re well known for their affordable clothes, footwear and accesories. You’ll definitely be tempted to pick something for yourselve while shopping for baby. Mr price is part of the Mr Price group, together with its foundation, an organistion set to empower young people through their high impact education and skills development programmes.

6. Mother Care

Mother Care is an international store with branches across the world. It has made its name as a leading care specialist for parents and young children. Offering quality products such as, Baby Prams, Push chairs, car seats and carriers,  exotic maternity wears, nursery furniture, beddings , toys, gifts and lots more. It’s your one store shop for everything style, quality, innovation in product and great service. There are exclusive deals you can benefit from, and poducts that can take your baby from birth to teenage years. You can also check out this Maxi-Cosi group of car seats, that’ll keep your baby safe from birth till 12months. You can be rest assured with all baby products troubles as Mother Care has 50 years’ experience in all baby related products plus tips, advice, inspiration and personalized support to expectant parents. You’ll be rewarded through all the bumps, hugs and surprises. You can find their retail outlet in Victoria Island, Lagos.

7. One Stop Baby Shop Nig.

I wouldn’t create this list without including this baby store. One Stop Baby Shop Nigeria offers a wide varieties of baby essentials from classy baby cot, baby strollers, clothing, and lots of extras. An ideal place for expectant parent  to shop for their maternity items and baby essentials all in one place. You’ll be amazed at the wide variety of adorable items to pick from.

You can find an elegant convertible crib that can be converted into a toddler bed, daybed and a full-sized headboard as your baby gets older, creating room for it to be used from infant to adulthood. Extremely cool.  

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8. Kidsdome store

Kidsdome Stores is another great online baby and children store. If you’re interested in buying wholesale products, this is your safe bet.  There’s no boredom in shopping, as new items are stocked three times each month, from popular brands. Kids Dome provides a friendly environment for their customers to have the best time while shopping. Their online store is easy to maneuver, with guides to make shopping easier. You can also get advise on shopping as well. Their retail shop in located Port-Harcourt, while orders are delivered nationwide. -all/

Disclaimer: This is not a sponsored post. They are good stores based on research and worth sharing with you.

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  1. Refreshing and enlightening write up. Having everything about kids and parenting is good for people who visit internet for educative reasons. Thumbs up for you paulamaka.


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