Best of Boston

2009 Best Children's Clothing, Shoes

Bird by Bird

Sorry, but your child’s first steps must…not…be…in Crocs. Especially not when Inman Square gem Bird by Bird has the kind of footwear that’s ideally suited for all the firsts in a pre-hip-kid’s lif—tiny slip-on sneaks, rainboots, polished Mary Janes—by brands like Morgan & Milo and See Kai Run. Now, let’s talk about that Christmas sweater…

361 Cambridge St., Cambridge, 617-497-1361,