‘Tis the season to be stuffing our kids into dress clothes! But fear not: the holidays don’t have to mean itchy fabric, dry-clean only washing instructions and a one and done wear. The best options for little fashionistas are comfortable, stylish and versatile. Whether it’s a holiday party, brunch with Santa, a school concert or a cozy Christmas morning (hello fleece PJ’s!) we’ve got you covered with some great options your kids will actually want to wear more than once.
CARTER’S OSH KOSH
Your littles will love the cute and colourful clothes and you’ll love the value and affordability of Carter’s Osh Kosh. Whether you’re after something practical or a little holiday bling (we’re looking at you sparkle tulle skirt!), there are plenty of options in-store and online. Free shipping if you spend $50 or more.
Oshkosh B’Gosh Faux Fur Vest; $28.00
Carter’s Cardigan; $28
THE CHILDREN’S PLACE
The Children’s Place is one of the best options for sheer selection. Choose from dozens of on-trend holiday dresses and fun separates for boys and girls from infant to size 16. And be sure to check the clearance section for great deals on off-season items and stocking stuffers.
Sleeveless Metallic Jacquard Dress; $54.95 (Currently on sale for $22)
Long Sleeve Embellished Holiday Graphic Hi-Lo Top; $24.95 (Currently 60% off)
Girls Velour Leggings (in black, red, pink and dark blue); $24.95 (Currently on sale for $10)
Plaid Poplin Button Down; $24.95 (Currently on sale for $13)
Boys Long Sleeve Solid V-Neck Sweater; $24.95 (Currently on sale for $10)
The Gap’s holiday collection rarely disappoints and this year is no exception, especially if it’s sparkle and shine you’re after. For boys, you’ll have no trouble making sure your little hipster is feeling warm and looking cool all through the holidays and into the new year.
Sequin Tank Dress; $72
Cableknit Mock Neck Sweater (available in red, blue and oatmeal); $50.00
Festive T Rex PJ Set; $54.95
It’s tough to beat Joe Fresh for value, affordability and comfort. This is your go-to for everyday separates that can be dressed up for the holidays. And jammies! So many jammies! Popular styles and sizes will sell out fast so get shopping!
Madras Plaid Skirt; $22
Remember when Zara was the best-kept secret for stylish moms? Well the word is out and for good reason. If your kids insist on dressing like they just stepped off the runway, this is the shop for you. Sizes go from “mini” to age 14 so you won’t have a problem reaching that $50 free shipping minimum.
Polka Dot Tulle Dress; $39.90
Shimmery Fuzzy Jacket/Sweater; $35.90
Textured Shirt With Bow Tie; $35.90
Leather Lace-Up Ankle Boots; $59.90