One of our most wonderful discoveries to date (and there have been many), Wild Things Dresses is an absolute winner for brilliantly original dungarees, coats, dresses, hats and toys for little ones, all made by hand by the hand by the super-talented Kirsty Hartley and her team of expert seamsters.
This home-grown British brand started life four years ago as a tiny shop on Etsy and has since developed a band of celebrity followers that include Lily Allen and Charlotte Church. Featuring strong colours and fun, simple imagery, this is clothing designed with kids at heart, and they love it. How much fun must it be to get dressed when you are wearing one of these wonderful creations?
WILD THINGS DRESSES OFFER
As a special offer to our readers, Kirsty is offering a generous 20% off for all orders placed before 22nd December (last order date for pre-Christmas delivery). Just enter code ‘FUNKY20‘ when ordering at wildthingsdresses.com
Here are some of our top picks (but we love everything, really!):
A wonderful winter wonderland digital print dress that’s perfect for all those Christmas parties, this dress features a wrap around landscape featuring snow-capped mountains, sky and a cosy cottage. Layer it with tops and tights for extra cosiness.
Beautifully crafted from soft cotton moleskin and fully lined in cotton with cord details and elbow patches, this fox jacket is an absolute winner for boys or girls, encouraging role play, while providing a warm, sturdy jacket for winter
A fun pair of dungarees for boy or girl, these feature a cheeky a racoon with hand appliqué face and ears and a soft grey cord material. The picture is completed with claw pockets and a durable contrast bottom patch.
Perfect for Christmas, this funky little gingerbread house makes a magical fairytale hideaway or den for children. Limited edition, the cover is made from a vibrant digital print and the whole structure is easy to assemble and pack away. Use it in winter as an indoor den, or as a tipi-style cover in the garden come summer.
We love this cheery reversible cord pinafore that can be worn year-round. Designed with clever reversible button fastening, it’s easy to wear and dress your little girl and super-practical too, not to mention very stylish and fun. An all round winner.