Your kids will make it through the lockdown without too much damage... The children who work under miserable conditions for large multinationals, certainly not. Luckily you can buy fair clothing for your kids, guilty-free, because they were fully screened by COSH from design to production and circularity. Discover all about the frontrunners in kids fashion in this blog!
Restyle the kids or their room at these playful stores
What do children want? They want to play! And that requires good clothes and toys. We are happy to give you shopping tips for fun and playful clothing or for giving the nursery a makeover.
Jump into the fun PLAY shop in Antwerp. The wooden elements, animal prints and plants in the interior shop, bring you into a completely different world where nature is literally and figuratively central. The entire range consists of sustainable products that will put a smile on the face of your child and Mother Nature. There is a wide variety of environmentally friendly clothing interior, and toy brands. A play corner provides a welcome distraction for the kids if you browse at all the fun clothing!
Discover Hejsan Hoppsan
Hejsan Hoppsan is the place to be for affordable Scandinavian children's clothes. This organic cotton coloured clothing is original and made to last. This store lives by one motto: "Everytime these clothes come out of the washing machine, they should look like new'. And we're sure a lot of parents will be happy with that! Let them roll in the mud, those cheeky monkeys!
A child lives for colors, fantasy and fun. You'll find these elements in the collections at Great at 8 in Leuven. The kids can play and the young teenagers can show how cool they are in their new hip outfit. An outfit is even cooler if it's durable, no problem for Great at 8, you'll find brands like Mini Rodini, Bobo Choses and The Animal Observatory. The collections are made from sustainable and high quality materials such as organic cotton and recycled materials.Discover Great at 8
For avant-garde, high-end organic and vegan fashion for kids, discover Infantium Victoria! The producers with whom the brand works are selected on the basis of strict criteria. They have to use sustainable raw materials, manage their waste and guarantee ethical working conditions...
Usually the brand sells through their webshop, but on Fridays they open the doors of their workshop in Diegem for an unique shopping experience with the designer team.
Shop Infantium online and use the voucher code "COSH" for free shipping!Discover Infantium Victoria
Discover Kioko Kids
Kids will be kids and they just want to dream and play. Kioko Kids takes care of that with recycled or organic cotton fabrics in playful colours. Most of the clothes are made in Morocco or at the Belgian headquarters and therefore carry the Made In Belgium label. Foreign studios that make the remaining garments are subjected to a critical eye to avoid unfair wages and miserable working conditions!
Bugs and Bees in Mechelen has trendy children's shoes for boys and girls. They all choose quality brands so that the children can wear comfortable shoes. This is extremely important when shaping your child's feet and the way they walk. Most brands are produced in Europe so this is good for the environment.Discover Bugs and Bees
Circular fashion for kids
Discover Anna Pops
Incredible how fast children grow. If you don't look, those trousers are too short again or your favourite T-shirt won't fit their head anymore... If you did a closet cleanout during the Corona lockdown, you can shop the coolest outfits from original brands at Anna Pops (Aalst). But while at it you can also make someone else happy at the same time. How? Bring your last seasons branded kids clothes that are still in good condition for resale at Re-Pops. Since autumn 2019 Tina Daem owner of Anna Pops wanted the fashion industry to slow down and thus she started "Re-Pops" in addition to her children's and teenage range. This initiative allows customers to resell second-hand clothes from Anna Pops after their own use and sell them at a reduced price. And as such you also contribute to circular fashion!
You can also wrap those cute babies in sustainable fashion! And is there a 'bun in the oven'? Then you can always go for a fair and sustainable baby shower list in these shops.
Discover Doekjes en Broekjes
If you're still looking for baby essentials, you can also go to Doekjes en Broekjes. Not only do you find washable diapers and slings with GOTS certified organic labels, but also wooden FSC toys and organic baby clothes. You can count on a solid experience-based from the owners. They happily give you the chance to test something new and will also you impeccable after-sales advice.
The cool mom
A fashion- and climate-conscious mommy needs to find stuff she likes too. While shopping for the little ones, maybe you'd like to browse the women's department?
At Harvest Club in Leuven, the wicker chairs and colourful cushions invite you to take a break, but you're quickly triggered by all that beauty. They offer you colourful fair fashion and a wide range of sustainable children's, women's and men's brands! You can also shop online in the webshop.Discover Harvest Club
Discover LN Knits
For chilly spring and summer days, shop for fair trade woollen clothing at LN Knits. Also for non-wool basics, such as T-shirts and jeans, you can be sure of a sustainable outfit. For the production Lien from LN Knits works together with a Belgian NGO in Peru. This organisation helps disadvantaged Peruvian women get a job.
If you prefer to knit yourself, you can buy DIY packs from the remnants of wool from the collection. Knitting is the new yoga!