Lilli and Leopold design comfortable basics for babies and children in the softest quality of organic merino wool. With simple basics in a neutral design these garments are both timeless and trans-seasonal.
Danish brand Pierrot La Lune pares simplistic Scandinavian design traditions with a French country charm. The result is a collection of delightful children’s wear for Summer.
To live ethical you can, of course, simply buy less, buy secondhand, swap or make your own. But there’s also the option of buying good quality and if possible – buy organic. Here, then, is one of our favourite places to buy ethically produced clothes for babies and children.
Fred’s World by Green Cotton is durable and fun children’s clothes designed with a Scandinavian approach, with unisex styles for active children. It’s a delightful bundle of gorgeous rich colours, stripes and fun prints on soft and comfortable organic cotton. There’s also some wonderful wool news for the winter season. Still going strong after 30 years in the fashion industry
Founded by Anette Nordrup, Gro Company is a Danish children’s brand for girls and boys, from newborn to 10 years. Gro is a popular girls name in Scandinavia but it also means “to grow”. And with a desire to celebrate the precious moments of childhood and to support our growing children, Anette designs a comfortable and contemporary collection of basics in soft organic cotton, fine woven cord and cashmere. The clean design and soft fabrics are much loved, especially by Little A in our family. The GRO Company collection for Autumn Winter 2013 sees rich autumn colours combined with fresh pastels, light fabrics combined with chunky knits, simple prints with sports and activity as a focus.
And then there’s the fairly new tween/teen line for girls. We loved the SS13 collection, and AW13 doesn’t stand back!
Sprout by Gro is a small collection made exclusively for the between girls, tweens from age 8 to 14. Sprout by Gro offers girls a different world of creativity, to be independent and confident through a collection of minimalistic and understated Danish designerwear. Young and fresh, yet age appropriate for growing girls. We’ve been a fan since the very beginning.
“We don’t want to make tops which are too short, because the girls are still children, but what we would like to design is, new shapes with a simply sophisticated edge.” Anette Nordrup, founder and designer at Gro.
See more news and styles from Gro at grocompany.dk
Pure organic cotton children’s robes of this high quality are hard to find, perfect for the lazy sunday mornings, or drying them off after bath time or as a warm wrap up on the beach in the summer.
Tuut! is a Swedish brand of baby and children’s clothes for bed and bath in organic cotton established in 2010. Tuut! Inpired by playfulness, the designs are colourful with a retro feel to it, with the main character being the friendly elephant. True to the Scandinavian style, it’s not only organic but unisex as well. tuutkids.com