Put a hop in your little bunnys step with these Easter holiday clothes for boys and girls.
By Jackie Spinelli; Styling by Christina Vercelletto; Photos by Valerie Fischel
Everyone will go ga ga over your little cherub in this bubble by Greggy Girl and pink butterfly mary janes by The Children’s Place. The chocolate satin bow makes this cherry-licious number a must for Easter or any springtime gathering (baby bubble: $45; achildscloset.com; shoes: $8.50; childrensplace.com).
Preppy with a Twist
Cool sneakers and dinosaurs are reason enough for your little guy to love this outfit any day, but the fashionable argyle sweater vest puts this ensemble by The Children’s Place in the holiday category. The fun gingham shirt and tie will have your little prepster feeling stylish all day long (Vest: $14.50; shirt: $14.50; tie: $7.50; embroidered dino shorts: $14.50; all available at childrensplace.com; Reebok Ultra Versa flex NPC sneakers, $34; 1.800.228.7867).
In Full Bloom
This Floral Corsage Dress by Janie and Jack boasts a vintage feel and these Piper shoes by Little Raggio complete the old-fashioned garden-party look. (dress: $48; janieandjack.com; shoes: $72; littleraggio.com).
Crisp and Clean
A new white outfit with a pop of color is always a fashion “do” in early spring. These orange moccasins by Little Raggio will definitely stand out in the crowd of traditional black shoes! (polo shirt: $12.50; white pants: $19.50; both available at gap.com; shoes: $50; littleraggio.com).
This delicate ensemble from Matilda & Company goes perfectly with these butterfly mary janes from The Children’s Place and works from church to grandma’s (Dress: $76; hat: $40; diaper cover: $14; all available at matildaandcompany.com; shoes, $8.50; childrensplace.com).
A sophisticated suit always demands attention and this one by Gymboree will turn your baby boy into a little man at any holiday get-together. The lightweight fabric and bike-toe loafers by Payless make this outfit perfect for a sunny spring day (Jacket: $42.50; shorts: $24.50; shirt: $26.50; all available at gymboree.com; Bike Toe loafers, $11; select Payless ShoeSource Stores or payless.com).
Ruffles and Rosebuds
Something pink and ruffled is always sweet for Easter and these pastel green Birdy shoes by Robeez are irresistible as the flowers begin to bloom. (baby bud set from Lemon Loves Lime: $58; call 888-50-lemon to order; shoes: $42; visit robeez.com for store locations).
Suits and sweater vests aren’t for every baby! Feel free to dress down your little bud in this understated striped sweater by Little McNeal and cozy khakis by Gap. These casual kicks by Stride Rite go great with this outfit and are sure to match many others in your babe’s wardrobe (Reggi snap-top sweater: $57; lilymcneal.com; pants: $14.50; gap.com; “Charlie” shoe: $49; striderite.com for store locations).
Fancy Flower Child
The 60s-feel of this Liberty of London ruffled dress by Jeanine Johnsen is undeniable. Your little hipster can wear it from Easter through autumn (with a pair of adorable leggings, of course!). The green and pink moccasins by Little Raggio pair perfectly with this piece (dress: $46; jeaninejohnsen.com; shoes: $55; littleraggio.com).
Mommy’s Little Quacker
Your well-groomed little peep will look super-classy in this beautiful, hand-embroidered sweater vest and neat striped pants by Janie and Jack. These sneakers by Stride Rite are so comfy, your tiny guy is sure to win at Duck Duck Goose (polo bodysuit: $24; vest: $28; Dobby striped pants: $28; all available at janieandjack.com. “Bailey” hook & loop sneakers: $34; striderite.com).
Here Comes Peter Cottontail!
This polka-dot bubble by Isabel Garreton begs to be worn to the Easter parade. The show-stopping Farrah Shimmer Sandals by Payless are beautifully crafted, with a crochet overlay and satin bow that will excite any little lady (bunny bubble: $64; chasing-fireflies.com; shoes: $17; select Payless ShoeSource Stores or payless.com).
Overalls — Overhauled!
This updated version of the usual overall by Bella Bliss will certainly be a hit this season. Pair this seersucker-style with a simple shirt and snazzy white shoes (shortalls with shirt: $70; bellabliss.com. “Nolan” shoes: $46; striderite.com).
If your little chick is a true girly girl, she’ll love this gorgeous dress by Biscotti that’s perfect for Easter or any tea party! The light pink patent leather Mary Janes by Payless add appeal to this already stunning look (Parlor rose dress: $62; 212-947-4040 for ordering information; shoes: Pink Bow Mary Jane: $11; select Payless ShoeSource Stores or payless.com).