Best of Boston

Best Children's Clothing

1998 Best Children's Clothing, Casual Wear

The Red Wagon

A fun and funky kids clothing store is long overdue, and The Red Wagon fills the bill, whether you've got a newborn or a kid [...] read more»
1998 Best Children's Clothing, Special Occasion

Kenzie Kids

Chestnut Hill
Psst, admit it. Half the pleasure of having kids is dressing them up. The recently expanded Kenzie Kids (grown from one storefront to two) has [...] read more»
1997 Best Children's Clothing

Petit Patapon

This is the place to find classic kids' clothing that's long on style, short on gimmicks, and sans European price tags. The store caters to [...] read more»
1995 Best Children's Clothing

Saturday’s Child

Not for the faint-hearted when it comes to price, but if you're looking for something more original than Gap Kids, this is the place. Also, [...] read more»
1994 Best Children's Clothing

Children’s Orchard

If your kids are growing faster than your budget, trot over to the Children's Orchard, a resale boutique for children's outgrown clothing (up to size [...] read more»
1993 Best Children's Clothing, Preteen Girls


Chestnut Hill
Do you have a daughter who's just impossible—to fit, that is? If she's somewhere in that twilight zone between girl and woman, this speciality shop [...] read more»
1992 Best Children's Clothing

Sears, Roebuck & Company

Good selection, competitive prices, and a no-hassle return policy. Should the clothes wear out before the kids do, Sears will replace them at no charge. read more»
1990 Best Children's Clothing

Cot’n Kidz

Somehow, the two moms who own this store have managed to stock it full of environmentally correct clothes (natural fibers and cloth diaper systems) that [...] read more»
1989 Best Children's Clothing

Gap Kids

Good, basic clothes at good, basic prices. Make children look like children. read more»
1988 Best Children's Clothing


Good selection and prices, and kids run free. read more»
1985 Best Children's Clothing, Trendy


When you really want your kids to shine. read more»
1981 Best Children's Clothing, Bastion of the Preppy Look

Saks Fifth Avenue

Izod shirts and shorts tiny enough for newborns are only one attraction here. There are also three-piece pin-stripes for post-toddlers. read more»
1979 Best Children's Clothing

Buster Brown All-Cotton Clothes

Good quality at bargain prices. read more»
1978 Best Children's Clothing, Discount


Lots and lots of good quality kids' stuff from the Carter's factory, all packaged and neatly arranged for easy shopping. read more»