Mom's The Word hangs its first LA shingle
Sarah Pollak has been helping the Bay Area's polished moms-to-be stay fashionably relevant for seventeen years. And now she's brought her stylish maternity store, Mom's The Word, to Beverly Grove. Expect a range of care…
Book the Peanut Butter & Jane fashion truck
Traffic and public meltdowns are two very good reasons to loathe shopping with a toddler. But what about browsing the racks inside a mobile boutique that's parked in your own driveway? That's the idea behind Peanut Butt…
HATCH pops up in Mid-City
A lot of brands have claimed to change the game for expecting moms, but HATCH truly has. And lucky for Angelino moms sporting a bump this summer, the super stylish maternity label is about to open its first-ever POP-SHO…
Kids Cottage specializes in toddler rooms
The transition from crib to bed is a big one—and it usually involves a nursery makeover. For inspiration, take a whirl through Kids Cottage, a new furniture shop in Sherman Oaks that caters to parents of toddlers. The s…
 An adorable new collection
Gotta love it when a brilliant designer gets babies on the brain. Rachel Pally's new infant line stays true to the easy going West Coast style Pally is known for—right down to the super-soft jersey fabric. We love that …
Catimini opens in Beverly Hills
Clear some space in your child's closet: Catimini has opened its first LA store—just in time to do some serious spring shopping. The two-floor boutique houses the brand's tastefully colorful baby clothes (love the spiri…
Century City welcomes a new infant boutique
Riginals has been supplying Century City moms with children's wares for 23 years. And now they want to hook you up with baby stuff, too. Opened just two doors down, sister shop Riginalzzz zeros in on infant and toddler …
OmamiMini's sophomore collection is darn cute
When OmamiMini launched last fall it was a major wallet tempter. But we've gotta say, the new spring/summer collection is even better. Designed by LA mom Ola Omami, the adorable line of toddler girls' wear is filled wit…
Kid fashion advice from a local style pro
As a former fashion editor at the LA Times, a regular fashion correspondent on Access Hollywood, and author of City of Style, Melissa Magsaysay knows a thing or two about great style. But it’s her latest gig as co-found…
Local shops show us what’s in store
Most of the country is still shoveling snow. (Suckers.) Us? We've been chatting up the owners and buyers at LA's top baby boutiques to find out about the cutest new arrivals for spring. Here, some of their faves.   Gigg…
Newcomer Geo Fox Apparel gets it right
It's not always the case that a kids' label effectively balances cool with age-appropriate. But Geo Fox Apparel, a new brand designed by local mom Sarah Fox, does it really, really well. Available in sizes 12 months to …
Jaxon Home launches furnishings for little ones
We're suckers for miniature knock-offs of grownup furniture. Case in point: the gorgeous new Jaxon Mini line, designed by Victoria Richter (local mom and the talent behind Jaxon Home). Our faves from the 10-piece collec…
A new app for professionally cleaned clothes
It's hard to say which is more loathsome: doing laundry or driving back and forth to the dry cleaners. Well, there's a new way to avoid both. Washio is a handy scheduling app for laundry and dry cleaning services. Here'…
Fab baby wear from monkey see, monkey do
It’s been a while since we’ve seen everyday wear that has all the right stuff: style, comfort, versatility, eco-friendly fabrics, and charitable awareness. Monkey see, monkey do fits the bill. Created by Shiri Willcot (…
What’s in store (literally) for the new season
The leaves may not change around here, but our kids still need new clothes for fall. Here, owners and buyers at the city’s top baby and toddler stores let us in on their favorite finds for the season. Pumpkinheads owner…