Where to buy children’s clothes in wool, for newborn to teen, from carefully selected retailers in the UK, for ultimate comfort and style? This is our top recommendations for children’s clothing shops -and wool specialist, on the occasion of Campaign for Wool and Wool Week! (The above beautiful retro set is available from Kidscase, more info below.)
There’s nothing more comfortable and snug than layering your little ones during the coldest month, and wool is the best option for a warm and breathable base layer, in fine knit next to skin. Layer two can be beautifully knitted sweaters, cardigans, trousers and jumpsuits -accessorised with hats, mittens and socks of course! Wool is natural and oh’ so gorgeous!
Where to stock up on woollen children’s clothing in the UK:
MamaOwl a London based online shop run by Danish mum and wool expert, selling organic and natural wool clothes for babies and children up to age 12 years. Brands include JoHa, Esencia, Gro Company, Serendipity, Misha + Puff and FUB.
Misha + Puff
Mayamin.co.uk from newborn up to age 7 years. This lovely online shop is run by a Norwegian mum based outside Oxford. Children’s brand with high quality wool clothing includes Janus, Lille Barn and MeMini.
Kid Nordic offers baby and toddlers a wonderful selection, from natural sheepskin rugs to wool underwear and home made retro traditional children’s knitted jumpers. And 90% of Kid Nordics products are machine washable. Hurrah!
Handmade Marius Sweater by Kid Nordic
Lindex Scandinavian’s bread and butter high street shop, with functional wool underwear for kids, with an affordable price tag. The Swedish chain store will open their first UK branch in London at Westfield Stratford City in 2015. Tbc.
Lindex wool base layer
Surfdome is a lifestyle store stocking more than 900 brands. Good news is that they are UK stockist of WoolLand, a Norwegian brand in such a great quality, the layer becomes a 2-in-1 essential to take on the winter cold -For the whole family!
There’s also some fantastic bargains to be had on fab FUB wool clothing over at Hop Like A Bunny