If you’re tired of checkers and chess, check out Chickapig, geared toward ages 8 and up. Its laser-cut birch plywood pieces — chicken-pigs, hay...
Hot stuff :: Beautiful baby
Your baby is already the most beautiful thing you’ve ever seen. But it’s still fun to add an embellishment or two.
Give your little one a fashion makeover with classy Chelsea Baby shoes. These 100 percent green, Minnesota Mom-made shoes are crafted with Sensuede, a new luxury suede made from recycled fibers. Snap on bouquets for the ladies and snap on bow ties for the gents will get your kid red carpet ready in no time.
chelsea-baby.com; about $43
Stop drop, drip and dribble
Chez Shea Baby LLC has come up with two perfect solutions for messy babies and bibs that don’t cover them: DaBib. With two styles: Hugs (absorbent with a waterproof back) and Giggles (wipe off and waterproof), baby will stay clean (with the extra long and wide design) and healthy (with the non-toxic and lead free bibs)! (Oh, and did we mention the bibs are adorable?)
dabib.com, about $13
Soft and snuggly
Seriously soft (we want to keep them for ourselves!) Angel Dear Blankies, a perfect 13” x 13” size, are sweet, machine-washable and cashmere-soft, with just the right simple details to soothe and delight. Pick from animals including a dalmatian, raccoon, lion, pony, even a blue tiger! Angel Dear also has sets of three blankets (just in case you need a replacement).
angeldear.net; single $13, set $42
For every hairclip or headband you buy from Lilla Hairclips, a portion of the proceeds goes to Littlethings, a nonprofit organization that helps provide schooling for girls in the Democratic Republic of Congo. When you receive your order in the mail, you also get a thank you card with the number of days a girl can go to school because of the purchase you made.
lillahairclips.com; about $7 to $12