TOP On Ellis: A Dream Maker floral cat ears headband, $13 at Beanstalk; Epic Threads tiger Bowie tee ($20), purple unicorn hoodie ($48), and light wash shorts ($34), at Macy’s. On Alex: Tutu Cute unicorn horn headband ($13), H&M faux leather jacket, $20 at Beanstalk; Epic Threads striped dress, $24 at Macy’s; Legale unicorn socks, $9 for three-pack at Fred Meyer. On Asher: Epic Threads pink splatter-paint hoodie ($50) and olive green shorts ($40), at Macy’s. On Ziba: Hanna Andersson jean jacket ($15), Crew Cuts gold stars tee ($11), and red mid-length skirt ($13), at Beanstalk; Legale striped socks, $9 for three-pack at Fred Meyer. On Dania: Epic Threads tie-dye pullover ($40) and acid wash jeans ($44), at Macy’s.
Locally designed threads aren’t just for adults. Small-batch boutique North of West creates modern, custom prints for a line that spans onesies to adults, while Tati & Me ’s cheery, pattern-mixing dresses—no two are alike—are party perfect.
LEFT On Isla: A Dream Maker floral cat ears headband, $13 at Beanstalk, North of West Kids crepe beach balls tee ($24) and crepe beach balls wide leg pants ($32). On Jade: Tati & Me birds-of-paradise dress, $89.
RIGHT On Isla: Epic Threads pink leggings with gold hearts, $16 at Macy’s. On Jade:Epic Threads striped leggings, $16 at Macy’s; Legale llama socks, $9 for three-pack at Fred Meyer.
Our locally owned kids’ boutiques offer everything from wallet savers to major splurges. For seven years Beanstalk (source of these old-standby shorts) has been a secondhand haven for the budget-minded, while Yo! Portland stocks a trove of whimsical prints from Swedish line Mini Rodini—which notably pays factory workers a living wage for the teeny organic cotton looks (including this monkey hoodie).
RIGHT On Dania: Epic Threads chambray jumpsuit ($46) and colorblocked zip-up ($58), at Macy’s.
On Cormac: Hanna Andersson fox long-sleeve tee ($10) and navy basketball shorts ($10), at Beanstalk. On Finn: Hanna Andersson blue pocket dress, $36; H&M blue glitter leggings $8, at Beanstalk. On Aden: Hanna Andersson purple horses dress ($40) and teal terry mermaid hoodie ($46). On Poet: Violett Valentine Jerry Sloth baseball tee ($20) and Groovy-Baby Bells ($28). On Nico: Epic Threads dino tee, $16 at Macy’s; Mini Boden soft-waisted red shorts, $13 at Beanstalk. On Anita: Zara milkshake tee ($9), Mini Boden flower power pants ($13), at Beanstalk.
Photographs by Christopher Dibble // Styled by Eden Dawn // Hair and makeup by Sheri Mendes / Photo assistant Jennifer Hardin / Wardrobe assistant Shayla Norris-York / Production assistant Ryan Ashby / Models: Aden, Alex, Anita, Asher, Cormac, Dania, Ellis, Finn, Isla, Jade, Nico, Poet S. (Q6 Models), and Ziba