Find Funky Baby Clothes on a Budget
You're a cool daddy or hip mama and you want your baby to sport your same funky fashion sense. But there's one problem: Funky baby clothes often don't come cheap.
Fortunately, there are many options from big-name retailers for parents who want to dress their children in cutting edge funky baby fashions without breaking the bank. Here are a few of our faves.
Target: Known for collaborating with high-end designers to offer clothing at value prices, Target has teamed with Paul Frank to offer a line of funky baby clothes that cost less than $20. Only the coolest babies will be sporting Paul Frank for Target royal blue or aluminum zip hoodies featuring the label's iconic monkey design.
Other hip selections from Target's Paul Frank collection include the infant toddler boys' track jacket and, for baby girls, the fun, funky pink umbrella rain hat.
American Eagle Outfitters' 77Kids: Shop American Eagle's 77Kids collection for funky baby clothes such as the "mini gig" body suit and the robot doodle body suit. Each design is less than $13.
77Kids also boasts a great selection of cheap, funky baby clothes for girls, including a line of "favorite things" long-sleeve graphic T-shirts, all $14.50 or less. For playtime or bedtime, check out the well-priced long-sleeve body suits with fun graphics and messages including "I'm Awesome" and "Smile for Peace."
Be sure to watch for American Eagle's clearance items for even cheaper deals on funky baby clothes for boys and girls.
Old Navy: For more cheap and funky baby clothing choices, don't overlook Old Navy. The chain carries a variety of stylish clothes for baby, including a selection of fun dresses for $25 or less. Popular choices include the "Free as a Bird" hooded waffle dress and flower-print corduroy dress.
Old Navy also lists a Mom's Favorites category of popular choices. For baby boys, these include pull-on canvas cargo pants and summer shirts fit for any surfer baby that also feature UPF 50 protection and rash guards.
Walmart: Walmart is a great destination for parents who want to dress their child in cheap funky baby clothes. For boys and girls, Walmart carries fresh designs from Garanimal, including a 21-piece layette essentials set that's like getting a complete newborn wardrobe for one low cost.
Walmart carries a variety of funky baby clothes by Healthtex, including boys' rugby polo shirts in a variety of colors. Also for boys, Walmart features organic cotton polos over striped, long-sleeve T-shirts from Faded Glory. For baby girls, Walmart features OP Graphic Tees and Sleeveless Keyhole Tees that pack a lot of funky style for just $6.
Clothing gift sets are a great way to get a lot of fashion for little cost. Faded Glory's newborn girls' short-sleeve body suit, zip hoodie and knit pants are high in fashion and only $10. Boy's Faded Glory clothing gift sets are also available at Walmart for $10.
With this wide selection of cheap and stylish infant and toddler clothing available from major-name retailers, moms and dads won't have to go far -- or go broke -- to dress baby in today's funky fashions.
Start by teaching him that it is safe to do so.