Shop for kids’ clothes in Stockholm- Your guide to the best baby and children's shops in the city
A warm and waterproof winter outfit that protects against the cold and allows endless outdoor play. A lovely dress for hot summer days. A sweater with the latest favorite TV character. As you know, children often need new clothes – their clothes are used up astonishingly fast.
And when you’re shopping for clothes for juniors, it’s essential that they feel comfortable and can grow in them. They need clothes that allow them to play and move freely during the day, whether at preschool, school, on a trip to the forest, playground, or home.
Find the right children’s clothing store in Stockholm
Stockholm has an excellent selection of baby and children’s clothing stores. Of course, well-known chains such as H&M, Kappahl, and Lindex are well-represented, but if you want something different, there are also many smaller quality shops that offer great clothes for the little ones. Here, you can find outfits for all seasons and occasions, both new and second-hand.
But how do you find your way around all the children’s clothing stores in town? Where are the clothes and brands you want to dress your kids in? And which shops have organic, fair trade, and eco-friendly products that are kind to both the little ones and our planet?
To help you navigate the clothing jungle, we’ve put together a guide to children’s clothing in Stockholm. Perfect to have on hand the next time it’s time for new outfits for the youngsters or when you want to give nice clothes as a gift to your grandchild or friend’s newborn.
Enjoy your shopping!
Playful clothing for all ages at Villervalla
At Villervalla, you’ll find high-quality, playful clothing for all children. When you enter their world, you’re met by color explosions and playful patterns that put anyone in a good mood. They’ve designed and manufactured affordable children’s clothing since 2005, and today they have five stores in Sweden (plus an online shop). In Stockholm, you’ll find their inspiring store in a great location on the major shopping street Drottninggatan.
Villervalla’s extensive range includes sizes from premature and newborn up to 152. And there’s everything your child might need in terms of clothing. Bodysuits, shirts, pants, dresses, denim, sleepwear, outerwear, and UV clothing are just a few examples. All are comfortable, stylish, and fun. It’s also gender-neutral unisex clothing, and the collections include garments in all kinds of colors and patterns. You should be able to mix and match the clothes throughout the range.
What makes it even better is that the clothes protect children’s health and the environment. All garments are manufactured with care at every stage and focus on sustainability. No harmful chemicals are used, and most of the range is made from organic cotton and is Oeko-Tex certified. In short, Villervalla is a brand that is 100 percent on the children’s team.
If you’re looking for really soft baby clothes in Stockholm, check out Livly. This children’s clothing brand was founded by mother-of-five Lisa Carrol, who started her business after her twins were born premature and had extra sensitive skin. The lack of soft and gentle baby clothes prompted Lisa to take matters into her own hands. She designed her own must-have wardrobe for babies and children with super-soft, top-quality garments made from the finest Peruvian pima cotton, one of the world’s softest types of cotton.
Today, Livly is an international brand and in Stockholm they have two stores in the city center. Here you can browse among playful prints, unique color combinations, and dreamy accessories for both babies and children. The range includes everything for little ones’ wardrobes – bodysuits, tops, sweaters, pants, dresses, swimwear, sleepwear, outerwear, accessories, shoes, and much more. Livly is also a goldmine if you’re looking for gifts for children. And don’t miss the store’s wide range of beautiful bows – perfect for kids who want to look their best at the party.
Birger Jarlsgatan 9, Norrmalm/City
NK, Hamngatan 18–20, Norrmalm/City
All a stylish young man may need – Photo: Olive Strauss/Unsplash
In Stockholm, you find Lucca in Östermalm, and here, you can get personalized service from knowledgeable staff who are happy to suggest matching clothing combinations. If you prefer to shop from home, you can order children’s clothing online in their webshop, which also has an outlet. The selection includes garments from both well-known and smaller brands, more than 70 in total. Stella McCartney, I Dig Denim, Hartford, Zadig & Voltaire, Bellerose, Bonpoint, Designers Remix, Monnalisa, Scotch & Soda, and AO76 are a few examples.
If you’re looking for good kids’ clothes in Södermalm, head to Rackarungar on Skånegatan in trendy SoFo. In this beautiful and inspiring store (and online shop), you’ll find carefully selected baby and children’s clothes from mainly Scandinavian brands, often offering products from new, unestablished designers. The range includes everything your child needs – bodysuits, tops, dresses, skirts, pants, shorts, outerwear, hats, shoes, boots, sunglasses, and more.
Caring about people and the environment is important to Rackarungar. Therefore, they are careful about how their products are manufactured, and the goal is for all products to have an organic label such as the Fair Trade or GOTS. In addition to clothing, the store also has a small selection of toys, cards, jewelry, decor for children’s rooms, and gifts for christenings, baby showers, or mothers. They also offer second-hand children’s clothes and toys.
Skånegatan 78, Södermalm
Mini Rodini is a Swedish brand that has been around since 2006. It was founded by Cassandra Rhodin, who still designs all the garments. Today, the brand is incredibly popular, and it’s no surprise. Ever since the start, the focus has been on comfortable and colorful clothes with cool prints in high quality that are produced with care for people, animals, and our planet. In short, clothes that kids love to wear. The inspiration for these lovely garments comes from everything from wildlife and pop culture to children’s imagination.
To shop for Mini Rodini children’s clothing in Stockholm, visit their Vasastan store or Åhléns City. There, you’ll find organic and sustainable clothes and accessories for both babies and children and also great gifts if you need a birthday or Christmas present for your grandchild, your nephew, or a colleague’s newborn.
Circular fashion, reuse, sustainability, and upcycling are key areas for Mini Rodini. This children’s clothing store has there’s thing as fast fashion or wear and tear – the clothes are made to last for many children. And the fact that they have long been one of the most searched-for children’s brands on the big online marketplace Tradera shows that both children and their parents love these clothes.
Odengatan 78, Vasastan
Åhléns City, Klarabergsgatan 50, Norrmalm/City
Stockholm has plenty of great places to shop for children’s clothing – Photo: The Nix Company/Unsplash
Friends of Léon
If you like to buy second-hand children’s clothes, head to Friends of Léon in Kungsholmen. It’s a second-hand shop for those looking for high-quality branded clothes, shoes, and toys for the young ones. Here, you can both sell the kids’ outgrown garments that are still in good shape and buy used quality clothes in good condition. Even though it’s second-hand, the clothes are as good as new. Perfect if you want great products for the kids but prefer to avoid newly manufactured things.
To attract more people to start buying second-hand children’s clothing, Friends of Léon focuses a lot on the feeling and experience in the store. In short, it should be easy to consume pre-loved for kids and thus contribute to the environment. In addition to the used range, the store sells outgoing and older collections with completely unused garments that have only been stored in warehouses. In this way, they ensure that more clothes are put to use. There’s also a webshop for those who prefer to do their shopping online.
Pipersgatan 25, Kungsholmen
NK Kids & Teens
Hand-picked clothing for kids and teenagers at NK.
Sweden’s largest and most luxurious department store, Nordiska Kompaniet, also has a section for exclusive children’s clothing in Stockholm. NK Kids & Teens offers a wide range of clothes, shoes, and accessories for everyone from babies to teenagers. Stylish, comfortable, and functional garments in both classic designs and the latest trends. And as it should be at NK, there are high-quality, leading Swedish and international fashion brands. Mini Rodini, Gant, Stone Island, Patagonia, Zadig & Voltaire, Livly, Bon Dep, and Juicy Couture are just a few.
NK Kids & Teens has clothes for all seasons and occasions. You’ll find adorable little baby clothes for the first months of life, as well as durable garments for school children’s lively outdoor play. Everything from cozy wool sweaters and cute cardigans to sporty hoodies and warm winter jackets. And everything in between. If you need more gifts for the small ones, there’s also a toy store, children’s room furnishings, and a bookshop at NK.
NK, Hamngatan 18–20, Norrmalm/City
Bye Buy is a second-hand shop in Kungsholmen that offers carefully selected clothes, shoes, and toys for children up to 12 years old. In addition, there are helpful children’s items such as babysitters, potties, baby walkers, and breastfeeding pumps for sale. In short, it’s heaven for those who want to buy second-hand products in great condition, and in the clothing section, you can dress up the juniors for fancy parties and everyday play and fun. The selection includes well-known brands and the best of the chains at affordable prices.
New items are added daily, and all items are sold on commission and consigned by individuals (perfect if you want to get rid of your kids’ outgrown stuff). In terms of clothing, you can find everything from everyday basics and outerwear to fancier party wear (and the occasional Santa suit). So, if you’re looking for circular shopping, you should always check out Bye Buy when the kids’ wardrobe needs to level up. And don’t miss their little library of children’s books where you can drop off a book and take home a new favorite.
Sankt Eriksgatan 60, Kungsholmen
Have a nice time in Stockholm’s children’s clothing stores
There you have our guide to children’s clothing in Stockholm. We hope you find stores that suit you and your kids – whether you’re looking for a bunch of new t-shirts for the start of the school year, your offspring needs a cute outfit for grandma’s 60th birthday party this weekend, or you want to pick up a second-hand winter coat for your fast-growing kid. Hit the town and shop for the kids – Stockholm’s children’s clothing stores will surely have what you need.