Perhaps the baby needs a new onesie or the toddlers could use an addition to their trendy wardrobes. Whatever the age of the child, there are plenty of clothing styles available at personalized, friendly stores all over the East End. Readers have voted for the Dan’s Best of the Best Children’s Clothing Stores for parents’ convenience. The latest fashions can be discovered by skilled shoppers and cute babies will become even more adorable in the diverse apparel offered at these shops and boutiques.
Bean 2 Tween (79 Jobs Lane, Southampton; 631-377-3640) is the platinum winner for the South Fork. Located in Southampton Village, Bean 2 Tween is the place to go to find the perfect clothing for infants, toddlers, little kids and tweens. Easily-loved, stylish designs can be bought at reasonable prices and a variety of accessories can give an added boost to any child’s outfit.
Hildreth’s (51 Main Street, Southampton; 631-283-2300, hildreths.com) is American’s oldest department store. One of those departments is children’s clothing. Pick up a new outfit for your kid—and anything else you need—at this Main Street, U.S.A., store that won gold.
Silver for the South Fork, Baby Shock/Shock Kids (99 Main Street, Westhampton Beach; 631-288-2522) are masters of trendy tween clothing and baby apparel. They endorse a variety of brands including Zutano, Mish Mash, Baby Steps, Flowers by Zoe, Lemon Tshirts, Artwalk Sweaters and Steve Madden Shoes.
Renee’s Kids Corner (10095 Main Road, Mattituck; 631-298-4223) is based in Mattituck. The North Fork’s platinum recipient for Children’s Clothing Stores, Renee’s Kid’s Corner is a family clothing shop prepared to provide outfits for your children to wear over and over again.
Bloomstrings (27850 Route 25, Cutchogue; 631-734-8222; facebook.com/bloomstrings), located in Cutchogue, won the gold for the North Fork. Selling fun and locally influenced clothes, this family store offers a nice selection of designs to dress up babies and toddlers. Parents are sure to find something that pleases their own taste as well.
The North Fork’s silver titleholder, Creations by Lisa (123 Main Street, Greenport; 631-477-9612; facebook.com/creationsbylisagreenport), has been well-established in Greenport Village for more than 14 years. They offer a wide set of fashionable apparel and accessories. Though specifically tailored to meet the needs of younger patrons, including infants, children and juniors, Creations by Lisa may even have something on the shelves to catch the eyes of grownups and parents as well.