Kids' Fashion: Most Popular Articles
Are you in support of school uniforms? Then let us hear all about it. We're going to explore the pros of school uniforms and discuss why they are beneficial to today's American students.
School uniforms--some love them and some hate them. There seems to be a big rift between school uniform supporters and those against school uniforms. What are the most talked about cons to school uniforms? Let's find out.
Though most kids' shoes now feature Velcro closures, learning to tie ones own shoes is still considered
Some believe that you should pierce your daughter's ears as young as possible, others believe that a mother should not pierce her kids' ears at all.
7 tips on how to coordinate clothes and dress for family photos.
What are the best kids' shoes online? What are the most stylish kids' shoes of the season and where can you buy a pair for your favorite kids? The coolest kids' shoes this season are not in your local mall, they are online. So, come on in and check out some incredible girls' shoes and boys' shoes like beautiful ballet flats, European designer boots, funky and spunky sneakers and more!
Because your girl needs to look her best, you need to know exactly what girls' fashion trends will be hot this season. What looks will make your girl a fashion maven? Find out and see what the biggest girls' fashion trends will be in this year.
What are the 10 must-have fashions for girls for fall 2011? From skinny cargos to a funky boots, this year's hot list is full of fun and fashionable items for fun and fashionable girls.
How to Measure Your Child's Inseam
Finding the right kids' backpack for your kid for back to school 2011 can be a challenge. Learn how to choose a kids' backpack for preschoolers, gradeschoolers and tweens.
Underwear just right for tween girls, from training bras to boy shorts.
Keep your kids warm, dry and protected from the elements in a great kids' raincoat. Kids' raincoats come in tons of varieties to meet the needs of individual kids. What kind of rain protection does your kid need? I've found 10 great rain coats for kids, so you're sure to find one that fits your kids' needs and personal styles.
If you are looking for high-end children's wear, London is the place to go. Luckily, some of London's best children's clothing stores such as Burberry, Their Nibs, Rachel Riley and Please Mum, have online shops that ship worldwide.
Dress your kids like a celebrity kid. Where do celebrities shop for their kids? What do Hollywood's hottest celebrities dress their kids in? Where have they been spotted shopping? And what kids' fashions have they been buying?
For back to school 2011, we wanted to know which backpacks make the grade so we put some of America's favorite kids' backpacks to the test. Pottery Barn Kids' Mackenzie Collection of backpacks and lunch bags is one of the most popular lines of kids' backpacks for school, but do they past the test? Page 3.
Where can you find Thomas the Tank Engine tees for kids, Thomas the Tank Engine slippers, Thomas outfits, Thomas hats, basically anything Thomas the Tank Engine? Kids are totally crazy over Thomas. So where can Mom go to make their little Thomas fans dreams come true? Let's see.
Send your little one back to school in the hottest toddler clothes out there. From a belt that he can do himself to the coolest-of-the-cool kid tees, see what fun and stylish items are available for little ones for Kindergarten and Preschool 2009.
Are you having trouble finding great shoes for your kids? Well then, let me and my trusty Test Drivers help. My Test Drivers have put some of the hottest kids' shoes to the test to help you find the best shoes for your kids.
Design Your Own Kids Clothes online, from shoes and tees to capes and totes.
From snips to stamps, these easy DIY projects will reinvent your T-Shirt stash.
What are the best boys' jeans for toddlers? I've chosen 5 pairs based on different needs such as; the best boys' jeans for quickly growing toddlers, the best grow-with-me jeans, the best jeans for cool kids, the best cold weather jeans, and the best jeans for potty trained toddlers.
From high tops and trendy denim to cool cardigans and suits, find all you need for Fall/Winter 2013/2014, including tips on how to put it all together.
Messenger bags for boys are gaining popularity over traditional backpacks. For Back to School 2006, they are a boys' fashion must-have. But, some of them can look too grown-up for younger boys. This one maintains a great balance between fun and youthful and funky-cool. Page 2.
Let the debate begin. The pros and cons of school uniforms is a hot-button issue that's not going away. How do you feel about schoool uniforms? Come in and let us know!
Get the Ugg look for less. I'll help you find cheap Uggs alternatives for kids that look fashionable but are way more affordable. Cheap boots for kids don't have to mean cheap quality.
Match her girls' swimsuit to her personality and you can't go wrong. Swimsuits for girls come in all shapes, sizes, colors and styles. Is she a two piece kind of girl? Or does she prefer a one piece? Would she like something sweet and frilly? Or maybe she'd prefer something more sporty? No matter what kind of girl she is, there is a girls' swimsuit out there for her.
Before you hit the mall during the big Back To School Rush, have a plan and be prepared. With a little preparation you'll save money, buy only what you need, and have a better shopping experience with your kids.
Don't you just love to see a girl in a great pair of Mary Jane shoes? Mary Janes are so versatile that they can go with just about anything in a girl's closet. Check out these Mary Janes!
12 Tween Girls' Swimsuits designed to fit and flatter developing figures.
Do you go all out for the holidays? If you dream of sitting by the fire with your family in coordinating holiday looks, then read on! I've found adorable and festive looks for the entire family, and for siblings that will make you and yours a hit at the neighborhood Christmas party.
Do you want to dress your little princess up in super clothes that will really make her stand out? Then get online and find the coolest kids' clothes that you rarely find in the mall. She'll look fabulous and unique!
How to help your kids find their own personal style, from teaching preschoolers basic skills and color theory to negotiating the dress code with your tween.
Cold weather shoes for boys, from desert boots to rain boots to hip high-tops.
Looking for the hottest Spring Summer 2014 picks for girls? From summer scarves to sneakers, and tropical prints to nautical themes, you'll find them here.
Francie Pants are soft, underwear covers for girls that make it easy for girls to run, jump and play without being afraid to show their undies. They come in tons of cool colors and patterns that kids love. Page 3.
Pottery Barn Kids' Backpacks are extremely popular. They offer lots of sizes and color combinations so that almost any kid can find an age-appropriate, good-sized and comfortable Pottery Barn Kids' backpack for their needs.
The Preppy Look for kids is in style and in a big way. Kids all over the USA are proudly sporting their polo shirts, perfectly pressed trousers and cable cord sweaters. The Preppy Look traditionally calls for expensive, name brand clothing like Polo, Tommy Hilfiger, Lacoste or Nautica. But, if it's just the look your after, you can dress your kids in hot-as-can-be preppy wear for a fraction of the cost.
Winterize his look with some fabulous winter clothes for boys. Boys love to look cool while being comfy and casual. Mix and match looks are always in style.
The Cute and Casual Look is for the girl who loves to be comfortable and casual but still fashionable. This look is simple to achieve; all she'll need to do is shop for comfortable clothes that express her personality and toss them on. This look really benefits from a splash of color and layering.
Every girl needs something to toss over her swimsuit when she's hanging out at the peach or by the poolside. These, days there are lots of great options in swimsuit cover-ups from super-quick drying board shorts to new inventions like the Hoodwink!
Today's fashionable parents think of their children as extensions of themselves. These kids need to look just as gorgeous and fashionable as their cool moms and dads. Of course, there are plenty of hot kids-only fashion labels popping up, but many parents are choosing to clad their kiddies in the same glam labels they dress themselves in. And with the kids' fashion boom in bloom, fashion designers are pouncing on this new target market.
Teach your kids how to mix and match clothing to express their personal style and benefit your budget.
Just when you thought 80s fashions were forever gone, seen only in John Hughes films and dusty High School year books, the world of kids' fashion explodes with 80s inspired clothing. Yes, 80s looks are back for fall, and it appears that this look will be totally rad for winter and spring as well.
Fun kids' rain boots are great for fall 2011. Grab a pair of super fun kids' rain boots for top marks in style this year.
For cool kids only, these rocking fashions for wee ones are hot. Forget about basic stripes for boys and head-to-toe pink for girls, because today's kids want something much cooler. And, fashionable parents across America are shunning traditional kids' duds and reaching for stylish and edgy clothes for their kids. What brands are hot? What styles are in demand? And where can you snag rocking hot clothes for your modern kids?
Boys' clothes are getting cooler all the time. Moms of boys have been complaining for decades that boys' clothes tend to be less interesting than girls' clothes. Well, kids' fashion designers are starting to listen. Now it's easy to find hip, cool clothes for boys.
It can be hard for a kid who is smaller and thinner than their peers to find clothes that are fashionable and fit right. Luckily, however, more and more kids' fashion lines are understanding that kids come in all shapes and sizes and it's getting easier for parents and kids to find appropriate and stylish clothes for thin and small kids.
Cool clothes aren't just for girls, boys love to look awesome too. I'll help you find the coolest clothes for boys.
The simple combination of jeans and a top can be infinitely varied. Each person can take this basic outfit and make it fit her personality. Page 8.
Dressing up? Where to shop for boys' suits, and what to look for.
Splash into some great beach and poolside wear! Grab a cute swimsuit or two, a cover-up, some flip-flops, a sun hat and you are good to go.
What to do when you and your tween daughter don't agree on fashion choices? Well, compromise, of course!
These nautical inspired shoes are adorable and would look perfect with her spring outfits. Page 3.
Summer scarves are a must have for girls! From splurge to steal and loud to quiet, you'll find a standout selection, and learn how to wear them.
Show off her adorable, chunky legs in an equally adorable toddler swimsuit. Skip the mall and go online for the coolest, cutest and best toddler swimsuits around.
Teach your daughter the art of summer accessorizing, with personal style tips and a roundup of top picks for inspiration.
Wondering how to dress your boys for a summer wedding? This selection of suits and separates will keep him looking and feeling cool.
The nautical look is hotter than ever this year. From tops to dresses, you'll find a mix of classics and pieces with modern spin here.
Where to shop and how to put together cool boys clothes to get the modern look.
Boys may not love it, but weddings, graduations, and other summer celebrations call for dressing up. Here's how to make that happen without meltdowns.
Holly's rocking her CeCe and Rocky Shake It Up outfit by D-Signed and Target look for back to school.
Tropical prints are on-trend for girls this spring. Embrace the fun with bright colors and bold patterns.
Everyone knows that Payless had great prices on shoes for kids and adults, but what will my 4 Test Drivers and their mom think of Payless shoes? I had 4 kids take 4 pairs of Payless kids' shoes out for a Test Drive to see if they are stylish, comfortable, and kid-approved. Let's see what they had to say...
10 summer shirt styles for boys, from sun and insect blocking performance wear to classic linen button-downs.
Kids clothes made in the USA, with style. Wee Rascals is based in Austin, TX.
The Preppy Look is back. Parents who fondly remember sporting Polo shirts, cable cord sweaters and deck shoes will rejoice in dressing their kids in updated versions of classic preppy wear. The look has changed a bit over the last 20 years; the fits are more modern and the color palate is vibrant and exciting.
Take her spring fashion to the max with one of these have-to-have maxi dresses for girls. Maxi dresses for girls continue to be huge for spring and summer 2011. Girls and parents alike love this on-trend, easy to wear look.
For back to school, skip a boring outfit and dress her up in something fab like this adorable tee and dress combo from Kico Kids.
The Fun and Funky Look is for the girl who has loads of personality and loves to stand out in the crowd. The best thing about this look is that it has no rules, limits or boundaries because it's all about expressing her true personality. Achieving this look is easy; have fun pairing up patterns, bright colors and fun accessories.
What will you dress your boy in this year for his birthday? How about some special birthday wear! Announce to the world that it's his special day with one of these excellent birthday garments.
10 fashion-themed activity books for kids, with projects ranging ranging from doodling to sketching a croquis to machine sewing.
Jeans are like people, they come in different shapes, colors and sizes. Picking the perfect pair of jeans is all about finding the right combination of wash, rise, cut and fit.
Are you ready for summer? How about your kids? It's time to get the summer wear essentials like summer shoes, shorts, tees, play clothes and more. What to get? Where should you get it?
How can you save money on children's clothing? I asked real moms all over the country how they save money on their kids' clothes.
On-trend flutter sleeves are a fun, floaty sleeve option for girls.
It seems every kid these days wants to be a rock star. I say let them! Help them live their dream out loud in some super-cool, rock-and-roll inspired kids' clothes.
Where to find rash guards that offer sun protection and style points for cool kids.
Read My Feet Flip Flops are fun, funky and fabulously fashionable. Girls love these embellished, easy-to-wear flip flops, especially since they are decorated with some adorable, kid-friendly embellishments. Why wear boring flip flops when you can rock out these blinged out beauties?
GapKids' new line of 1969 premium jeans for kids aims to be the best fitting and highest quality kids' jeans on the market. They have re-engineered the 1969 jeans to fit kids' growing bodies with 4 fits for girls and five for boys.
Check out these swimsuit styles for boys, from short trunks for new swimmers to surfer boy board shorts.
Mony parents have questions on kids' underwear like what fabrics should I buy, how much does my child need and more. Every child needs underwear such as underpants, undershirts, long underwear sets, tights, socks and training bras.
Choosing comfortable, durable and stylish clothes for kids just got easier. I had kids from preschoolers to tweens, girls and boys, from all over the country Test Drive 2009's hottest kids' fashions.
Review of Shaun White Smooth Tech Geo Blaster Backpack
14 fresh and cool spring dress shoes for boys, for dressing up or stepping up everyday style.
Wondering what your boys should wear to a summer wedding? Whether he's a guest or a ring bearer, on the beach or indoors, we'll set him up in style!
Fall and winter fashions for boys are a little bit casual and a little bit vintage this year. One of the hottest looks for boys this year is The Casual Cool Look. Boys love this look because it is comfy, casual and looks cool for school.
Maximize your children's wardrobes! Find out what you can do to save money and keep your growing kids looking great without spending a fortune.
Are you searching for a cheap alternative to Uggs? Or are you considering a real pair but aren't sure if they are worth it? I'm sure you know that shearling boots for kids, especially Uggs are hugely popular right now for adults and kids alike. But, as with anything that comes with a fancy label, they aren't cheap. If it's just the look you are after then you have plenty of alternatives to choose from when shopping for shearling boots for kids.
Visit their website: friendshipbags.com Friendship Bags by Rebelle is a fashion-forward line of bags
10 hot sneaker styles for Kids Spring/Summer 2014
Looking for a magical gift for a little Harry Potter fan? Boys will love these great Harry Potter shirts and accessories.
Ok, it's time to label all your kids' back to school clothes, supplies, gear, backpacks, lunchboxes and so on and so forth. What a pain right? Well, not any more. For Back to School 2009, give Mabel's Labels a try and you'll see why they are a favorite with celebrity parents like Tiger Woods, Tori Spelling, Jennifer Garner and many, many more. Page 2.
Layers, layers and more layers are what you need to keep your boy warm and looking cool this season. Boys' outerwear this year is fun and interesting.
Readying for a summer of weddings, graduations, and parties? Stylish accessories put the finishing touch on every look, so he'll be dressed to charm.
Every boy wants to look cool, and what could be cooler than hanging out, styled in the hottest surfing and skating brands? The Ride In Style Look is all about looking comfortable, casual and and in tune with the skating and surfing fashion scene.
Fall/Winter 2013 Trends Tips from Stylesight Children's Editor and Kids' Trend Expert Nicole Yee
The Designer Girl Look is all about having the latest fashions, the most in-demand looks and premium brand name labels. This look is expensive and it looks expensive. The Designer Girl loves to shop with her mom, and needs new duds with every changing season.
The Bohemian Chic Look blasted on the scene thanks to super hip stars like Sienna Miller. This look translates well to kids' clothing because it has a sense of whimsy and innocence. The boho-cool look is achieved by piling on lots of interesting layers. Look for texture, color, length, volume and pattern when choosing layers. And, this look benefits from lots of lovely accessories, so bust out the bracelets, necklaces and belts and go for great style.
We've rounded up 10 cozy and cool cardigans for boys, from shawl collars and chunky knits to lightweight layering pieces with city slickness.
Take her basic winer outfit and make it special with a pair of wonderfully, brightly colored shoes for girls. Colored shoes for girls are super adorable and add something special to any look. Page 5.
See the results for the 2011 Back to School Backpack Challenge where we challenged kids to find the best backpacks for kids.
Perfect for puddling jumping, rain boots keep kids' feet dry in style. This year, rain boots are more popular than ever and come in an array of fun colors and designs that kids and parents adore. So go ahead, tuck their jeans into their rain boots and let them puddle-jump all the way to school.
What are Robeez? Robeez are soft, leather slip-on shoes for babies and toddlers. These shoes make excellent indoor shoes for toddlers and preschoolers.
Trend alert! T-shirts with amusing saying and graphics will be a big story in kids' fashion in 2006. Have fun with these clever tees to express your child's personality and mood.
Columbia is an iconic American brand whose clothing and outerwear are designed for fashion and functionality. They strive to make clothing and outerwear for for busy adults and kids who want to look good, stay warm, remain dry and keep on moving.
I'm loving these adorable boy-short type coveralls. They cover her underwear and all other necessary parts so she can run, jump, climb and do cartwheels even when she is wearing a skirt, without compromising modesty.
Designer jeans a hot ticket item. Every fashion-loving person, big or small, is shelling out big bucks for designer jeans. And guess what...the hottest of the hot labels now have designer kids' jeans.
Girls' rompers are the biggest story in girls' fashion this season. Rompers for girls are everywhere, and they look oh-so adorable on girls of all ages. I've chosen my five favorite rompers for girls for spring and summer 2011.
pediped makes high-quality shoes for babies, toddler and little kids. pediped lovers start their little ones out with a pair of pediped Originals, move their early walkers into a pair of Grip 'n Gos and finally, they dress their confident walkers in a pair of pediped Flex shoes. pediped is committed to keeping growing feet supported, comfortable and of course, in style.
13 spring rain jackets for girls that are just as stylish in the sun.
10 Legging Styles for Girls
Lands' End is a long trusted name in is kids' fashion. Their school backpacks are hugely popular with kids and adults alike. Lands' End school backpacks come in a wide variety of styles, sizes and color combinations.
Kohl's sent a box of some of their best Back to School, mix-and-match fashions for tweens to my beautiful Test Driver, Marly . Marly and her mom, picked their favorite items and mixed them up with Marly's own wardrobe to create some super-cool, tween-approved, B2S looks. Page 4.
I really like these sunglasses because the light blue color is much more interesting than the usual black, and they don't look babyish. The heart in the middle of the glasses is unique. Page 7.
Roundup of 10 Stylish boots for girls.
How to make kids happy with hand-me-downs and teach lessons in respect at the same time.
Kids' accessories make great gifts, and they are an excellent way to spruce up a boring look. Kids are bright, spunky, funny, funky, sweet, adorable and so much more, so why dress them in boring outfits? From a new take on traditional Japanese Tabi socks, to whimsical cell phone carriers, kids accessories are fun, fun, fun. Let your kids wear accessories that show off their fun-loving and groovy personalities and make their outfits inspiring.
Are you looking for something different in kids' wear? Then why don't you head on over to Harajuku? Harajuku
All about traditional clothing for girls, from bishop dresses to Mary Janes.
Cook with your kids! Cooking with children teaches them not only kitchen basics, but also about nutrition and party planning. And, it's a super way to spend time with your loved ones. Make cooking with children even more exciting with these adorable kids' cooking fashions.
Boots for girls are all the rage. This winter, no outfit is complete without an incredible pair of super-fashionable boots.
The Boutique Princess Look is for the girl who has tons of personality and loves to look all dolled up. Once upon a time, Mom had to look high and low for small boutique shops to find these princess worthy clothes. Now, thanks to a plethora of great online shops, getting this look is easier than ever.
On Trend Jeans for Boys
Whether you're headed to the coast or the city, we'll help you pack the kids for summer vacation.
Polo Ralph Lauren is the official outfitter of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams. They've proudly designed the official Opening Ceremony and Closing Ceremony uniforms for the U.S. In addition, they've also designed a line of village wear for the U.S. teams. Polo Ralph Lauren has made some of these designs available through their stores and online. Check out some the great olympic wear for kids.
I would like to buy kids' shoes online, but I'm afraid to choose the wrong size. What should I do if I'm unsure of what size my daughter needs?
What will she wear on her birthday? Did you know that she has more options than just a pretty dress? Suddenly, birthday wear is everywhere!
The First Family's holiday photo by Annie Leibovitz shows off their now legendary style. Michelle often dresses the girls and herself in American designs, but for their Christmas photo this year, she dressed the girls in French designs by Dino e Lucia. Malia Obama and Sasha Obama's Christmas dresses are chic and stylish. Page 3.
What are the best looks in girls' fashion? Girl's fashion is so much fun; there are so many great looks! I've got the scoop what looks are the best in girls' clothing and how to achieve these great looks for girls.
American Kids: Easy summer style for the 4th of July, from Splendid, made in the USA
Cool boys' suits for cool weather: Petite Bowtie
Patterned, coated, wide and skinny on trend jeans for girls.
The Preppy Look for boys made a comeback a few years ago and is still going strong for Winter 2008-2009. The basics of this look never change, but the fits and colors are updated for a modern, preppy look that is ideal for school or just hanging out.
Spoil your princess with the ultimate gifts in girls' fashion this year. Here is your guide to the most sought after high-end pieces in girls fashion today. Every princess loves to be showered with gifts! From kids' True Religion Jeans to Cashmere sweaters by Polo, she'll flip for these luxurious gifts.
Get your entire family dressed in super holiday looks from cozy Christmas pajamas for the whole family, to beautiful dresses for girls. Keep the holiday spirit alive in your house with great Christmas fashions.
Four Peas kids' backpacks and toddler backpacks are getting lots of attention for their fun designs and functionality. Their backpacks are extra-sturdy and are now 100% PVC free. The main compartment has ample room for books, gym clothes and more. And, the additional pockets are ideal for smaller cargo such as cell phones, water bottles and other essentials.
Rock out his wardrobe with some rock inspired boys' clothes. The rock and roll look for kids has been rolling for years and it shows no signs of slowing down. Find the coolest fashions for your boy right here.
Boys are all about feeling comfortable while looking cool, especially when they have to sit through a long day of school. Finnie's back to school look is the perfect combination of comfort and style.
Ahoy there matey! Captain Jack Sparrow and his newest movie, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, have made pirate style totally in-style for boys. This summer, pick him up some cool skull-embellished tees, black shorts and more to get him rocking the Punky Pirate Look.
Marshalls put my kids to the test to prove that you can get your kids ready for Back to School in style even if you are on a tight budget. I took my girls to Marshalls and let them loose. The two of them and I put together several fashionable back to school looks that are easy on the eyes and on your wallet.
These retro Swedish clogs for girls are all new for modern girl. They are just like the clogs you remember from your childhood but with cool patterns and bright, fun colors. Cape Clogs have been made in Sweden for more than 150 years.
Where can you find some of the best kids' clothes, accessories, shoes and more? I'll tell you where to shop.
Wondering how many pairs of socks and jeans your kid really needs? Look over these back-to-school shopping tips for the answer.
Kamik is a footwear and fashion company that designs rough, rugged, solid boots, shoes and more that keep their customers protected from the elements. They have fantastic kids' boots, kids' hiking boots and kids' rain boots for girls and boys. But, before you assume that means all their products look bulky and utilitarian, check them out; you're sure to be pleasantly surprised.
Bonobos, a trusted line of mens attire, introduces BonoboYs, coordinating chinos and polos for little dudes. BonoboYs offers the same great quality, comfort and stellar customers service customers expect from Bonobos, just in fun-sized clothes.
The hottest kids' movie of the summer is without a doubt Toy Story 3. So of course, lots of little kiddos are begging for a Toy Story 3 backpack for Back to School 2010. The Disney Store sent two of my young Test Drivers each a Toy Story 3 backpack and various Back to School gear to test. Let's see what they had to say.
Skinny jeans for tweens, just thinking about those infamous skinny jeans makes some parents cringe. Don't worry skinny jeans can look super on girls as well as age appropriate.
Top girls' trends for 2013, from the color of the year to ruffles and shimmer.
Get creative and design your very own outfit with Fashion Playtes. Fashion Playtes is a line of girls' clothing the turns your girl into a fashion designer. Girls can create their very own fashions online and her creation will be shipped right to your door.
About.com's Kids' Fashion Site is running a huge kids' fashion experiment, The Kids' Fashion Test Drive. I have kids from preschoolers to tweens, girls and boys from all over the US Test Driver some of the hottest kids' fashion gear. They'll wear and use the items and then I'll interview the kids and their parents to see what's cool in the eyes of kids and their parents.