ergoPouch swaddles and sleeping bags

ergoPouch says babies sleep better in natural fibers An Australian company, ergoPouch is renowned for high quality, innovative, and award-winning Swaddles Sleeping Bags, Sleep Suit Bags, Winter Rompers, and Layers (PJ’s/Rompers) all made from natural fibers for safe & comfortable sleeps. Babies sleep better in natural fibers for the simple reason that they improve breathability and keep the body at an even temperature. And it’s for this reason that all ergoPouch products are made using natural breathable fibers including organic cotton and bamboo. All ergoPouch products are TOG (warmth) rated to suit every temperature and season and convertible for multi-functionality. …

Dry Baby solves parents’ big problem

As a mother of two “happy spitters”, Jennifer Chapman developed Dry Baby products to provide caregivers with functional apparel that gives them a leg up in the battle against spills, spit up, and drool. Dry Baby offers water, stain, and odor repellent clothing for infants and toddlers. Dry Baby’s signature fabric is truly one of a kind. Developed by a former NASA scientist, the company’s cotton is treated with a water-based solution that is fluorocarbon-free and safe for use with infants. The soft fabric is 90 percent ring spun cotton and 10 percent poly blend. The high neckline is designed …

Finn + Emma Introduce Arrows, Giraffes, and Zebras

Finn + Emma recently introduced organic apparel in Arrows, Giraffes, and Zebras patterns. The company utilizes 100% organic cotton and eco friendly dyes in its garments which are produced in fair trade settings. Sizes range from 0-3 months to 12-18 months.For information call 855/ 691-4625 or visit www.finnandemma.com. Photography courtesy@sleepandthecity.

December/January 2018

About the Cover:  Tomato Superstar was founded by Kelly Cooper following her unsuccessful search for sensibly-priced, well-made, and uniquely designed clothes for her daughter. These stunning dresses are designed to help girls express their free spirits. What starts as a dress or skirt later becomes a tunic and then a shirt. For more information visit www.tomatosuperstar.com.

Mud Pie: Lifestyle brand creates delightful gifts and apparel to inspire life’s moments

Mud Pie is a lifestyle brand that creates delightful gifts to inspire all of life’s sparkling moments. The company’s aim is to add laughter, inspiration, and joy to everyday celebrations. Every piece designed by the company is inspired by all of life’s sparkling occasions. From holiday happenings to everyday celebrations, Mud Pie has a gift fit for the moment. Mud Pie products are created for the fashion-forward gals, the entertainers, the home decorators, the mommas and their little ones, and most importantly, for the ladies that enjoy the finer moments in life. The company’s designers create delightful products that are …

Lucy & Leo provides collection of organic apparel of hemp, cotton

Lucy & Leo offers a line of organic baby clothing for sizes newborn through 5T. Made in New York, the brand was created by Rachel Mednick, who graduated from Drexel University with a degree in Fashion Design and Merchandising. Including sweats, skirts, dresses, sweatpants, pants, one-piece rompers, and more, the line features the best organic fabrics Mednick is able to source, including cotton, hemp, and bamboo fleece. The fabrics come from certified organic factories in the United States and Japan and only low impact dyes are utilized. Lucy & Leo partners with local schools in Philadelphia and New York to …

Finn+Emma introduces two new mix-and-match collections for kids

Finn + Emma has introduced two new collections of mix-and-match clothing that allow moms to create many looks out of just a few styles. The contemporary, whimsical and sophisticated designs feature an abundance of fresh prints. Finn + Emma products are made with heirloom quality construction from buttery soft organic cotton and non-toxic eco-friendly dyes, they are G.O.T.S certified and fair trade. The new Fawn Collection’s fawn print features pops of rich red on a soft, creamy base. The hoof print is the perfect neutral basic—a sweet twist on a polka dot pattern. The Origami Collection evokes memories of autumn …

Beba Bean offers girls, boys apparel

Building on the success of the Pee-pee Teepee, Baby Bean’s first product, Lisa and Peter Malcic began designing more products to meet their philosophy “adorable meets practical.”  The line today includes bamboo layette, knitwear, blankets, shoes, toys, and pee-pee teepees. Boy’s apparel in sizes 0-3 months and 3-6 months includes rompers, sweaters, hoodies, and knit sets. Girl’s apparel, also in sizes from 0-3 months and 6-12 months includes dresses, sweaters, hoodies, knit sets, capes, headbands, and crocheted caps. Shown is the linen party dress in blue which features a sweet Peter Pan collar and a fully lined full body skirt. …

Emerald August features beach themes

Emerald August’s spring ‘17 collection features sailboats, palm trees, and coastal hues reminiscent of an island retreat. The collection includes the company’s signature tunic dresses, printed knitted dresses, and tunic tops, a halter dress, and more. Bloomer shorts, sun hats, rompers, and dresses are perfect for baby boys and girls. Shown is the Anna dress featuring sailboats. Apparel for baby girls is available in 5 sizes ranging from 0-3 months to 18-24 months and includes tops, leggings, and dresses. Apparel for girls in sizes 2-7 includes dresses, leggings, and tops. For more information call 678/ 733-2080 or visit www.emeraldaugust.com.

Blu Pony Vintage salutes fashions from another age

  Blu Pony Vintage takes a fundamental approach to children’s apparel manufacturing. “We make it local, make it with care and detail, and keep our wholesome integrity,” according to Bonnie Matthews, founder, and designer. Inspired by vintages children’s clothing from the 1920’s and 30’s, Blu Pony reproduces children’s garments with the same look and feel of that roaring time.    The company focuses on an era of manufacturing when items made were to be handed down for generations. ”We make vintage-inspired girl’s dresses and inspire a vintage lifestyle of innocence and adventure,” Matthews says. As a young girl, she helped …