These organic clothes are made from environmentally-friendly materials including Fairtrade certified organic cotton and natural dyes and use traditional handicraft skills, that are not just beneficial to the child but to the environment as well. Here’s where you can redo your kids’ wardrobe with apparel that is chemical-free and won’t leave the young ‘ones with a rash.
Start 'Em Young: Go Eco-Friendly In 2021 With Organic Kidswear From These Labels
Zeme as an organic clothing company was conceptualised in the spring of 2006 in San Francisco, California and was created in India, in December 2007. Their clothes are a 100 per cent certified organic, and they use only biodegradable, EZO-free dyes which are good for the planet and good for your kids. Zeme Organics and its entire supply chain is certified for production and handling of organic products. Zeme Organic clothes are available online. Pick up baby wear like rompers, tees and even bibs from them. They also have lovely stuff for expecting mums.
Price: INR 300 upwards
Tüla is a not-for-profit social enterprise that brings to you desi cotton garments, grown by smallholder, rain-fed farmers. The yarn they use is hand spun by skilled khadhi workers and coloured with natural dyes and stitched by women and men from economically and socially marginalised groups. For kids, Tula offers light cotton apparel that can be purchased online.
Price: INR 500 upwards
MINC Eco Fashion
MINC brings you eco fashion that includes handspun, hand-woven organic cotton khadi. Everything at the store is fashioned from natural fabrics, all dyes used to colour are natural, azo-free and environment friendly. Even the closures are made from natural materials like wood, coconut or sea shell. To the extent possible metallic closures used is nickel free. Ideal for tween girls, the collection includes great skirts, cool summer dresses and a wide range of tees, shirts & tops. MINC always carries a fresh stock of great white tops, tunics or shirts in linen, cotton and voile that could be worn casual or dressed up.
Price: INR 990 upwards
The Almirah is a socially conscious kids clothing store in Bangalore that has a wide range of hand-stitched clothes, bedding and accessories, with beautiful prints, breathable fabrics and easy going tailoring. Almirah’s specialty lies in celebrating Indian textile. The motifs that run across the soft cotton fabrics on display pick up inspiration from nature and the Indian folklore. Using organic cotton to tailor their creations the store is committed to aid the farmers who practice organic farming. The Almirah is constantly adding to its collections store and each time you visit, you will find a new organic collection.
Price: INR 1,000 upwards
Forty Red Bangles
Forty Red Bangles is a socially conscious company, moving towards creating a sustainable luxury line of clothing and fashion accessories. The band offers a range of kids organic clothing as well as footwear. Cute prints in vibrant and pastle colours make this brand a parent fav
Price: INR 1,100 upwards.
ZeeZeeZoo offers bodysuits, tees, bibs, blankets in organic cotton free from harmful chemicals and pesticides.
Price: INR 299 upwards, but they always have a sale section.
MuuYee does fun, cute, and mostly gender-neutral apparel such as shirts, trousers, jackets, kurtas, and dresses for your little ones that are made natural fibres and hand-dyed using botanical natural dyes such as dried pomegranate and Indian madder twigs. Their range features shirts, kurtas, jackets, trousers, rompers and dresses. Crafted from fabric like khadi and organic cotton the designs are brought on by the traditional and natural dying methods such as Shibori, Batik, and Bandhej.
Price: INR 1,000 upwards
This online brand offers adorable clothing for your toddlers made from 100% organic cotton. Further, all clothes have been designed keeping in mind the functionality, commonly faced issues, and the sensitivity of your baby’s skin. As for what they have available – onesies, t-shirts, jumpsuits, swaddle blankets, bottle covers, booties, dresses, skirts, shirts and rompers, all made of course, from 100 percent organic cotton, made for age groups spanning newborn to between 5 and 6 years.
Price: INR 249 upwards