Boots That Can Handle It All.
PLAE’s Noel Alpine boot is completely waterproof, and is constructed to prevent overheating. Plus, kids can customize with interchangeable velcro straps. $84.95, available at
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
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