Customized décor for baby's room 
A lot of thought goes into naming a baby. And most parents are champing at the bit to emblazon that name all over the nursery. Initial pillows and monogram wall decals are the obvious choices nowadays (and deservedly so…
Flamingos flock to the scene
While owls don't seem to be going anywhere, other "it" animal trendlets (giraffes, hedgehogs) have come and gone. The latest? Flamingos. They're whimsical, colorful, and everywhere we look. Brighten up nursery shelves w…
Melijoe dictates the now looks for autumn
Baby fashion is a silly notion. But man, are we suckers for little ones in trendy togs. To get a head start on the next crop of it looks, we asked the folks at Melijoe to bring us up to … Continued
Fresh ideas for mom jewelry
Initial discs had their moment. Or their decade, rather. But now we're on the hunt for novel ways to flaunt the sweet baby names that mean so much to new mothers. Love and Luck Jewelry has a selection of initial and … C…
The 411 on baby's first walkers
Tiny shoes sure are cute, but once you're past the crib shoe phase and a kid is cruising, footwear needs to be more than cute. There are a lot of opinions out there about the right time to put them … Continued
What's in store for babies and toddlers
While much of the country is still slogging through the toughest winter we can remember, our favorite baby stores have (happily) skipped ahead to spring clothing. To make sure we’re on trend whenever the warm weather fi…
25 companies we adore
Of course we're celebrating our love for our families this Valentine's Day. But we also want to celebrate the innovative, thoughtful companies that keep our families comfortable, healthy, and entertained—and save us tim…
How to inject 2014's hottest hue into baby's room
We're loving radiant orchid, Pantone's pick for this year's color of the year. It's a decidedly girly shade, and a little can go a long way. (A lot goes a long way, too.) It could look fresh with white, sophisticated … …
Three up-and-coming looks for baby's room
Last year, the talented co-founders of Project Nursery tipped us off on everything from cool wall ideas to Honeycomb. As we kick off 2014, here are three trends they're already predicting.   Dark nurseries. Think navy, …
Creative ideas from Project Nursery
Painted walls can be lovely, and subtle wallpaper chic, but for DIY enthusiasts looking to add more wow factor to the perimeter of baby's room, here are five gorgeous ideas from our talented friends at Project Nursery. …
On-trend looks from the chicest kids' webshops
We admit it: there's something ridiculously fun about dressing babies in trendy clothes. So we asked the buyers for five fashion-forward sites to tell us what's especially cool for little ones this fall.   Fawn Shoppe o…
The NYC mom betters the lives of children living with cancer
In our second installment of Inspired Moms, brought to you by ViaCord, we honor Shoshanna Lonstein Gruss. The New York designer (of fabulous swimwear and dresses) is mother to 8-year-old Sienna—and 8-month-old twins. We…
Homegrown brands worth celebrating
As we look forward to Independence Day, we'd like to take a moment to salute ten of our favorite baby lines that are made right here in the USA—and to wish everyone a very happy July 4th! 1. Everything from … Continued
The NYC mom works hard to empower girls on a global scale
--Photo via Instagram Ivanka Trump is one of the busiest moms we know, juggling real estate, television, and fashion endeavors—not to mention raising her 2-year-old daughter, Arabella. And now she and her husband, publi…
Project Nursery picks 5 chic looks for outdoor fun
Though the stylish founders of Project Nursery generally focus on indoor spaces, they are as excited as we are about summer. Here are their five favorite design picks for the great outdoors this season. 1. The new RH Ba…