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Back To School Style | @Lizzyography

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Yay! It’s that time of year again! This year, we are SO excited about going back to school; new classes and teachers, seeing old friends and the best part, new clothes, shoes and schoolbags! Our wonderful contributor, Lizzy, has put together this gorgeous Back To School shoot to showcase some of our favorite looks for the season. Among the looks are pieces that can be mixed and matched to create super fun styles for the little ones. Scroll down for where to buy everything you see.

Shoes | Coolis

Socks | LightFeet

Floral mini dress | Little Minis

Bird dress and bloomers | Rylee + Cru

Cream dress, shirt and bloomers and Navy striped dress | Yoli + Otis

Jewelry | 31 Bits

Black Star Backpack | Treehouse Kid + Craft

Tiger backpack | Stella McCartney

All Photos | Lizzyography by Liz Williams

Boys Style for Fall

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Since we shared our favorite Fall looks for girls with you earlier in the week, of course we had to share our favorite Autumn pieces for the little guys with you too! From soft and cozy sweatshirts to a classic pair of denim overalls, we have our boys covered this season. Scroll down for where to buy these sweet items.....

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Izzy and Ferd | Autumn 2016 "Silk Road"

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Joe and Cindy Pulido founded Izzy & Ferd because they believe in the power of clothes to tell stories. Stories about who we are and who we want to be. Their kidswear collections become portals to real and imagined worlds. In one world, your child transforms into Jack from "Jack and the Beanstalk". In another world, she becomes one half of Lewis from "Lewis and Clark". No matter what the adventure, Izzy and Ferd's clothes are designed to withstand the journey.

This Fall, they take your little explorers on a trip along the Silk Road. Travel on a camel caravan and enter the city of X'ian to unveil the earthen faces of the Terracotta Army. See what Marco Polo would have seen on his journey.

Their hope is that your little explorers are inspired to embark on their own adventures - no matter where the path may lead them. This Silk Road collection launched on August 15th at 9 AM PST. 

Leslee Mitchell featuring Chrissy Powers

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Being a mother to boys, we understand just how much boys love their cars and trucks. When we came across Leslee Mitchell's Matchbox series, we were floored! We are always on the hunt for cool decor for our boys rooms so you can imagine our excitement when we discovered these gems. Our contributor, Chrissy Powers, captured her little guys at home with these super fun prints. From the sweet little matchbox pile up print to the amazing Ford Bronco, we think it's safe to say -  we're obsessed!!

 Leslee's Matchbox Car Series was inspired by her lifelong love for cars coupled with her fascination with macro photography. Visit her shop here to order prints from her gorgeous collection of work. Orders over $100 will receive 20% off with code 'LESLEELOVESMINI'.  

All photos Courtesy of Chrissy Powers

All photos Courtesy of Chrissy Powers

Seaesta Surf

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So...for those of us living in Southern California, we know Summer is just beginning in August. Temperatures are going to soar and we will be sneaking off to the beach for after school playdates well into October. This time every year is when we stock up on boardshorts for our little guys so we were stoked to discover Seaesta Surf! Seaesta Surf believes in letting kids be kids with long days in the waves & naps in a hammock and we couldn't agree more!

Shop their insanely adorable collection here and use code 'MINISTYLE' for 20% off your order. P.S- We are digging the palm board shorts in mint!

Tutu Du Monde | @Lizzyography

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Capturing the spirit, innocence and freedom of childhood, the essence of Tutu Du Monde shines through in their exquisite pieces – from the signature tutus to seasonal capsule collections featuring perfectly coordinated items such as headdresses, jewellery, capelets and ballet slippers. Celebrating the imaginations of little (and big) girls all over the world, a Tutu Du Monde garment is truly unique – just like its wearer – and is perfect for all occasions, from playing dress-ups to flower girl.

Reminiscent of ethereal French ballet costumes, all Tutu Du Monde garments are of the highest quality, hand-crafted and hand-dyed with an old-world feel… dusty pastels, silk ties, sparkly sequins, crystal beads and wisps of feathers applied to the softest natural cotton, finest tulle and silk organza. Tutu Du Monde pieces are divinely comfortable, with a focus on simple, timeless designs, breathable, lightweight fabrics, and with stretch and softness. They are made to last and become more lovely with wear as slight fading and fraying edges adds to their charm.

At the heart of Tutu Du Monde is a sense of pure joy. Quite simply, little girls blossom when they step into a Tutu Du Monde garment and begin to daydream!

All photos courtesy of Liz Williams

Little Pushkin

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Little Pushkin is a new fashion brand for children from 0 to 10 years old. Their refreshing, unique pieces are something straight out of a magazine. You'll find a mixture of modern, colorful pieces like you've never seen before. Their funky little fisherman suit is made from the nicest Japanese cotton you will ever feel -perfect for adventures both at sea and in the city. We love  super cute, multicolor cotton jacquard set, short sleeve top and leggings, perfect for cool weather and travels. Last but not least, Little Pushkins Sakura sundress is quite possibly the prettiest thing we have ever laid eyes on! It twirls beautifully and will surely be appreciated by every girl.

Little Pushkin is having an AMAZING sale right now on all of their items. Visit them here to shop these adorable pieces.

Kira Kids AW 2016

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Kira Kids' FW16 "Party Machines" collection launches on August 31st, and we are so thrilled to share all this organic goodness with the world. Christine Tang, Kira Kids' founder and designer, was inspired by all things fun and technology! So what better than to combine both things for the world's cutest party? The line features vintage computers, cameras, tacos, party animals, and more. 

We're officially obsessed with this AMAZING collection!!

noni bee

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 When artist, turned midwife, turned mom, turned noni bee founder, Peri's, daughter was born, she wanted her to have original, comfortable clothing that had personality while not being too girly or fussy.  Becoming  frustrated by the available options, she learned to sew and made most of her clothing herself. Peri fell in love with the process and drew upon her fine arts background to create pieces for her that they both loved and felt good about.  She always wants the clothing she gives to her daughter – whether it be sewn or purchased – to be high quality and ethically made, and she wants it to fit for more than one season.  Peri created noni bee with these same ideals in mind– long-lasting, natural, sustainable clothing with personality.

We can't get enough of these sweet pieces! Everything is so fun and bright. Perfect for little girls. Shop the collection here.

Denim shorts Wild Rich Kids

All Photos | Sayoko Lynn Photography

Miann & Co | Ambient Garden

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We are so excited to share with you today, the “Ambient Garden” the latest selection of beautiful pieces for you, your family and home from Miann & Co. Take a journey with this adorable line through the garden, and let us tip-toe together where fairies fly, owls hoot, and a very cheeky sloth just hangs about enjoying his tranquil surrounds. Children’s tiny footprints skip alongside stomping Elephants, Dinosaurs and even a happy Hippo, all in awe of the beautiful colors that shine on butterfly wings.

Soft knits, organic jerseys and lightweight voile's keep little ones comfortable throughout the day’s play, from sunny warm mornings to cool starlit evenings

As the sun starts to drop to the horizon, many new lifelong friendships have been made between precious children and the newest members of the Miann & Co menagerie of happy animals.

Play soon turns to rest as cots and beds are adorned with new soft linen, and cosy duvet covers inspired by the whimsical garden

A very snuggly lion cushion cuddles up with sleepy children, while a brave pirate cushion keeps lookout, protecting us all while we drift off to the sweetest of dreams.

Shop the collection here.


Wil + Frida

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We are so delighted to share a new brand, Wil+Frida, a clothing line for girls ages 1 to 5 years old. It was created by a mama of two happy girls and inspired by her grandmother, a creative who loved to sew.  

Wil+Frida’s Summer Capsule is a collection of soft, comfortable pieces. Each made by hand with so much love by working mamas (and papas). The brand celebrates the all the happiness, energy and of course, quirkiness of childhood. 

Wil+Frida releases on Wednesday, August 3rd at 9 am PDT. Shop all the cuteness here and use the code ‘MINISTYLE’ for 10% off your purchase! (valid through Sunday, August 7, 2016)

Gray Label | Fall 2016

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Can you believe Fall is right around the corner? Neither can we! While we are sad to say goodbye to long Summer days, we are thrilled at the though of cooler temps and snuggling up in cozy Autumn pieces (especially these AMAZING pieces from the new Gray Label range). Gray Label is introducing a gorgeous new color this season called "Red Earth" so naturally their new collection is titled " The Untamed Red Earth".

We are loving this long sleeved striped tee, made from soft organic jersey cotton, this casual top has an all-over striped pattern. Designed for everyday wear, it has a relaxed fit with neat long sleeves and a wide boat neckline.

Made from the softest 100% organic cotton Italian fleece, Gray Label's jumpsuits are also always a favorite around here.

Shop their new Fall collection here.

Ziraffe featuring @KarlaQuiz

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When I need my fix for cute clothes for my littles, I head to Ziraffe. I love the design details of the site, and I adore the attention that its fellow SF Bay Area founder and super-entrepreneur mom puts into the curated collection of ethically sourced, organic and premium quality kids clothing brands from around the world.

For the past two seasons, I’ve fallen in love with one of Ziraffe’s brands from Germany, Macarons. I love every single piece from the collection, and I feel good outfitting my babes knowing that every stitch of each piece is organic—even the buttons! 


Style your minis with Ziraffe’s gorgeous collections here, and get 20% off your purchase through the month of August with coupon code “ministyle20”.

Thimble Collection featuring @ElzaPhotographie

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Summer days are in full swing and we are so happy to have discovered the darling Thimble Collection! This lovely company wants to dress children in clothing that’s beautiful, functional, comfortable and high-quality. Carrying girls and boys sizes 0-4, they want their pieces to last even as your kids grow (and grow and grow). Thimble's look celebrates children while appealing to parents as well. Their fabrics are soft and comfortable. Small details allow each piece to grow with your children and make your job a little easier, trading annoying snaps for zipper closures to make diaper changing faster and easier!

Each garment is constructed in the US by a mother (or father!) crafting each piece with the care she would give an item for her own child. Working from home, Thimble's experienced seamstresses are able to be with their children while providing for them financially. This means that you can enjoy pieces of the highest quality for your family while helping support American families. Awesome!

Shop Thimble's ridiculously adorable collection here and use code 'THIMBLEKIDS' for 30% off your purchase! 

All photos courtesy of Elza Photographie

fawn + cub featuring @Masha_Theone

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Owner and Designer of Fawn & Cub, Becky Carter Mingle, started Fawn + Cub because there was a need for functional baby products that still had personality. With her Native American background lending to her love of southwestern Navajo-style textiles, as well as her passion for Sustainability blending the two materials was a given. She has created products that allow you to change in style, while keeping the environment in mind.

Their Yucca Mat is the perfect addition for your new little partner in adventure! Use it in the house for quick easy changes or roll it up and bring it along on your beach, river or mountain adventures. The pouch allows easy storage for diapers, wipes and any other accessories you need to bring along.

And how amazingly gorgeous is this ruckus sack/diaper bag and changing mat combo? We love this wonderful and convenient bag.

Shop fawn + cub's entire collection here.

All photos courtesy of @Masha_Theone

Alimrose Designs featuring @Christine_SimplyBloom

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We are ALWAYS on the lookout for beautiful designs to share with our readers, designs that will be cherished in our homes for years to come, so you can imagine how delighted we were to come across the lovely Alimrose Designs.

Alimrose Designs is the designer name in the children’s gift market. In addition to their covetable range of goodies for little ones they also stock a beautiful range of imported home wares. With a passion for design, an eye for detail and a feel for beautiful fabrics, they are the home of the sweetest dolls, loveliest baby accessories & gorgeous pieces for your home. Their gorgeous dolls just make our hearts melt!

Visit Alimrose Designs at their site here or their Instagram page here. You can also shop their collection at Paper Source and Anthropologie

All photos courtesy of @Christine_SimplyBloom

Nursery Tour | @AliFedotowsky

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 We are HUGE fans of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette so when we were presented with the opportunity to share Ali Fedotowsky's gorgeous nursery with our readers, we were absolutely thrilled! This magical space created by nursery designer Vanessa Antonelli of NessaLee Baby, is just what dreams are made of. That flower wall? Simply STUNNING!

Click over to Ali's adorable blog to get all of the details for this wonderful nursery!

Designed by Vanessa Antonelli

Photo Credit: Christine Farah Photography

Crib & Dresser by Romina Furniture

Flower Wall by The Flower Wall Company

Closet Designed by LA Closet Design

Custom Artwork by Blueberry Glitter & Petal Lane

Milk & Biscuits

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Milk & Biscuits is an Anglo-Chinese children’s fashion brand with a basic ethos: to be simple, honest and good.

Their designs are all based on the classics, with a contemporary twist. Each piece is cut for comfort whilst creating a modern and distinctive style.

Each season they have the pleasure of collaborating with an artist or illustrator to create unique prints. For this season, Milk & Biscuits worked with Rick Wang, a Shanghai based illustrator and his contemporary take on the classic Camo and Tropical leaf prints.

All of their production is done with pride and care a small order factory in China run by a local family.  Milk & Biscuits aims for a low carbon footprint and where-ever possible in the production process use organic materials.

Shop the collection here  and be sure to get a sneak peek at their adorable new Fall collection here!

Get 10% off your order using the code Summer_16, (valid until the end of July. 

Photography:  Sara Pine

Hair & Makeup: Haley Olsen

Set Design: Joel Geist

Special Thanks To: Jeff Cobb