Best of Boston

Best Children's Clothing, South

2005 Best Children's Clothing, West

Kussin’s: The Children’s Shop

Concord
Kids need clothes for myriad occasions, from mud-puddle play dates to indoor, seen-but-not-heard affairs. Kussin’s sells outfits for them all. With rugged Timberland jeans, Joan […] read more»
2004 Best Children's Clothing, North

Lester Harry’s

Marblehead
Admit it: Even the inevitable grass, food, and spit-up stains won’t discourage you from dressing your tot to the nines. And who can blame you? […] read more»
2004 Best Children's Clothing, West

Petit Patapon

Wellesley
Petit Patapon clothes look great, feel even better, and are built to last. From summery batik sundresses for toddlers to cool, sporty beachwear for five-year-olds, […] read more»
2003 Best Children's Clothing, West

Petit Patapon

Wellesley
Darling details make the difference at Petit Patapon. Whatever best becomes your little one—frilly ruffles, rugged stitching, whimsical embroidery—this organized shop has a stylish stock […] read more»
2003 Best Children's Clothing

Lester Harry’s

Boston
The European skin-care products are almost too posh for the too-young-to-toddle set, but Lester Harry’s boutique stocks plenty of functional elegance, too. If cozy robes […] read more»
2002 Best Children's Clothing, North

Lester Harry’s

Marblehead
This colorful shop has everything a baby needs to live in style from birth forward. From Kate Spade diaper bags and tiny Petit Bateau hooded […] read more»
2002 Best Children's Clothing, West

Petit Patapon

Wellesley
Why should children get the short end of the fashion stick? For playtime and dress-up alike, Petit Patapon outfits youngsters—toddlers to grade school—in only the […] read more»
2002 Best Children's Clothing, Affordable

Fish Kids

Brookline
Unless your child has a contract with Kix, you probably don’t dress him in expensive outfits destined to wear more cereal than he digests. Miniature […] read more»
2002 Best Children's Clothing, Upscale

Bonpoint

Boston
When the nanny complains that little Madison has outgrown her pinafores, get yourself (or send your personal assistant) to Bonpoint. The French clothier’s exclusive pastel […] read more»
2001 Best Children's Clothing, North

Lester Harry’s

Marblehead
For children’s clothing that is high style, head north. Lester Harry’s is all about subtlety, from cargo shorts to hand-knit baby sweaters, custom baby linens, […] read more»
2001 Best Children's Clothing

The Red Wagon

Boston
The majority of this store’s lines are stylish and durable, designed for kids who like to stand out from the crowd without standing still. The […] read more»
2000 Best Children's Clothing, Kids and Baby Accessories

Lester Harry’s

Marblehead
If the chain-store route to furnishing a child’s bedroom simply isn’t thrilling you, branch out and take a trip to Marblehead. More Takashimaya than Toys-“R”-Us, […] read more»
2000 Best Children's Clothing

Kenzie Kids

Chestnut Hill
Parents of junior fashionistas (high-maintenance babies, temperamental toddlers and jaded juniors who simply must have the latest in designer togs) can find relief here. In […] read more»
1999 Best Children's Clothing

Oilily

Boston
It’s bright and in-your-face, and it has a sense of humor. Kids love the funky designs and parents appreciate the wash and wear. read more»