Here's one way to cut back on the baby gear: Bugaboo's new stand transforms the seat of the Cameleon3, Buffalo, or Donkey into a stationery bassinet or high chair. It folds up easily, too. $104.95, at bugaboo.com
It's A British Invasion.
UK fave JoJo Maman Bébé has just launched stateside, in the form of a has-it-all (maternity, nursing, baby through big kid apparel) e-commerce site. Spend $75 and shipping’s free, too.
These Backpacks Change With Toddlers' Moods.
The reversible front panel and convertible straps on Chooze's backpacks allow kids to change the look of their school bags as they please. There are coordinating big sib bags and lunch boxes, too. $39.95, available at choozeshoes.com.
Thomas Land opens this weekend at Edaville USA, and if you've got a diehard conductor-in-training, it just may be worth planning a trip to Mass. The amusement park features 11 tot-friendly rides, all based on the stars of the Island of Sodor.
Munchkin's SLEEP bedrail features modern, rounded edges and comes in three vibrant colors—green, pink, and blue—plus neutral gray, to complement kids' rooms. The rail folds down with ease, but keeps active sleepers where they belong all night long. $60, at mu…
Fall Fashion Buzz.
Soft, organic cotton separates featuring hand-painted watercolor illustrations are the highlight of Burt's Bees Baby's fall line. Bold tie-dye and a cool hidden bee camo print round out the sweet collection. Available at burtsbeesbaby.com.