Local mom designs one-of-a-kind kicks for kids
Artist-mom Rachel Davidson channels all sorts of creative goodness—wall art, children's books, art classes—through her online shop, 3 Bears Studio. But what's really blowing us away are her custom-painted kids' shoes. H…
Pickles & Ice Cream gets a stylish new collection
Breastfeeding mothers know it's tough to find functional nursing togs that look stylish. Really tough. But apparently not impossible. Pickles & Ice Cream in University Park is now carrying Mothers en Vogue, a fabulous S…
A talented local mom launches children’s wear online
It's not often that you see handmade children's dresses sewn by a designer with a fashion pedigree. But local blogger and mom of three, Jenna Kingman, is the real deal; she studied fashion design at the University of Te…
Gorgeous art blocks from Red Tile Studio
We’ve had our eye on the smart décor at Red Tile Studio for a while. But it’s the sweet new spring-inspired art blocks that we’re seriously digging. Crafted by local mom-daughter designers Darleen Ingraham and Amber Ing…
A new post-swaddle option for toddlers
Swaddle weaning can be a nightmare. Some moms we know swear by the Zipadee-Zip, a star-shaped wearable blanket that gives babies a womblike balance of resistance and freedom as they develop. So it’s great to hear that S…
Suits and such for little bathers
The most important aspect of pool season is sunscreen application, of course. But showing off your baby in precious swimwear is a close second. The new Belk store at the Galleria Dallas (13350 Dallas Pkwy., 972.702.7100…
Sweet baby clothes, for a limited time
We’ve had our eye on Smocked Auctions since it launched its unique Facebook flash sale concept four years ago. But now the Dallas-based brand has really grabbed our attention: known for its precious handmade baby wear, …
Five questions for a local fashion expert
As the former owner and designer of Baby Bean and founding editor of now-defunct Small Magazine, Christine Visneau knows a thing or two about kid fashion. These days, she’s a freelance fashion stylist and art director w…
Peekaboo Design focuses on big sibling upgrades
Evicting a toddler from his or her nursery (to make room for the new baby) can be a tricky situation. The best bet is to make a big fuss over the new room. To that end, Peekaboo Design is now … Continued
Homemade paper globes add a modern touch
Very few nursery mobiles are created with design snobs in mind. So we were pretty psyched to discover a line of chic paper globe mobiles handmade by Dallas mom Meredith Watkins. She stocks her Etsy shop, Mere Designs, w…
Pouf offers styling services for moms and kids
Post-natal beauty is like the Holy Grail. Good hair days help. That's why we perked up when we heard about Pouf, a new blowout salon in Northeast Dallas that's owned and operated by Dallas moms (and cousins) Maryam Sala…
Jboi inc turns kids' art into comfy fashion
Founded by a Dallas-based children's author, Jboi inc accepts "donations" of children's artwork (anyone from a baby to a teenager can submit art) and displays the designs on colorful bibs, tees, and leggings. It's the o…
CityCraft creates unique nursery décor
Considering its relatively short lifespan, the nursery is a great place to play around with trendy fabrics and patterns. CityCraft is a good place to start. Located just outside Park Cities, the trend-conscious sewing s…
Adorable (and practical) après-swim accessories
When it comes to water gear, a sweet swimsuit is just the beginning. (Especially for babies and toddlers, who probably won't last all that long in the water anyway.) Here are the cover-ups, hats, sandals, and more that …
Where to find adorable water wear
Taking a baby or toddler swimming isn't exactly relaxing, but it sure can be cute. Here are some of our favorite splash-worthy pieces. There's something irresistible about a toddler boy in awesome board shorts ($42). Pa…