1900 Preston Road, Suite 260
Plano, TX 75093
For 27 years, Animal Crackers has been decking out babies, kids and their moms in an illustrious line-up of chic apparel and accessories. Parents flock here to scoop up everything from Cach Cach rompers and Haute Baby dresses to Stuart Weitzman slippers and Michael Kors booties. The store also stocks about every accessory known to baby-kind, including Mud Pie pacifier clips, Minky bear cuddles and even gold lace crowns. And don’t think everything here is just for little princesses, there are plenty of items for fashionable princes as well. In addition to clothing, the shop specializes in customized painted furniture and accent pieces in eclectic patterns—perfect for creating a whimsical kid’s space that’s all their own.
287 S.W. Plaza
Arlington, TX 76016
www.arlingtonellabella.com With an inventory of over 100 lines of clothes, shoes and accessories from all around the world, Arlington Ella Bella is perhaps one of the most stylish designer kids boutique in DFW. Here you’ll find covetable boys and girls collections from brands such as Ooh La La Couture, Persnikity, Zutano, Mini Shatsu and Mustard Pie, to name a few. For fashion-savvy babies, the shop carries a full line of Laura Dare’s adorable PJs which also can be purchased in matching doll sizes as well. Be sure to check out the back room $10 items and also watch the Facebook site for special flash sales and deals galore.
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6721 Snider Plaza
Dallas, TX 75205
Catering to chic moms and their trendy little ones who want nothing less than the best, BabyBliss offers a wonderland filled with unique baby apparel, furniture, gear and gifts. For tiny tots, you’ll find everything from organic and eco-friendly infant wear to Frye booties and Bobux ballerina slippers. Or if you really want to treat your baby like a royal, check out the shop’s line of Aden+ Anais—the company whose cotton swaddle made headlines after it was seen wrapped around Britain’s Prince George for his first public appearance.
336 W. 8th St.
Dallas, TX 75208
www.cozycottageboutique.com Alongside oodles of cute accessories and retro-inspired toys, there exists an enchanting assortment of colorful frocks, rompers, bubbles and just about everything any mom would have on her wish list for her little darling. All of the trendy brands like Haute Baby, Zutano, Mud Pie and Fore can be found here at truly exceptional prices. Whether you want to dress up your little fashionista in a Za Za Couture bubble dress with matching beret or outfit your young lad in an argyle sweater vest with plaid shorts, Cozy Cottage makes it easy to have the most fashion-forward tot in town.
6425 Rufe Snow Drive, Suite 300
Watauga, TX 76148
www.doodlebugkids.net Stocking a baby’s wardrobe can be a pricey venture, unless you scour the stash of gently used baby apparel at Doodlebug Kids. This isn’t your usual consignment store; it’s a real gem filled with upscale bargains. Owner Heather Spivey personally picks out only the highest quality clothes, accessories, baby gear and furniture to sell here. Ralph Lauren, Naartjie and Janie & Jack are just some of the name brands you’ll find for up to 75 percent off retail. And that’s not including the additional savings and special sales that Spivey frequently posts on the store’s Facebook page. In addition to consignment clothes, the shop also offers everything from custom embroidery to tailor made hair bows, tutus and special party ensembles for little ones who want to make a real fashion statement.
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