London is a shopper’s paradise as it offers all types and categories of items that you may wish to buy. It has many shopping districts including the world famous Oxford Street which is one of the biggest in Europe and offers anything and everything under the sun. London is also one of the fashion capitals of the world as top designers from all over the world exhibit their creations in this magnificent city. Not to be left behind, a wide range of children’s luxury brands conforming to latest fashion brands is also available at various fashion outlets and top-end stores. All tastes of children’s wear are satisfied at the various luxury children’s boutiques. If you are on the lookout for some great gift options for children, the important luxury brands are being enumerated below. However, if you are a visitor, the best option for you to find these brands is to stay at an The Shaftesbury Hyde Park International Hotel, because you will be located close to the various outlets where you can get the following brands.
The speciality of Aravore, the award-winning designer children’s wear brand is that it offers a unique range of high quality pieces with a contemporary-retro aesthetic. This characteristic has resulted in the brand earning a large loyal patronage. Only the best quality of sustainable yarns and fabrics that are procured directly from the producers are used and each piece is created in its own Atelier and is hand-finished style. Over the years, Aravore has won many accolades mainly because of its assurance of long-lasting beauty and a luxury product. Production of each Aravore piece is done by incorporating the highest standards of design, craftsmanship, quality & sustainability, making them utterly desirable items.
Aravore offers the latest styles in the garments and accessories that it produces for newborns, girls and boys up to the age of 8. This popular brand ensures that apart from fashion statement, its products are enduringly stylish and designed with understated detailing and beautiful flourishes. Aravore is also `a much-desired brand because it offers custom adjustments and bespoke pieces as each piece is made by hand in its own Atelier. In its 8th year of existence, Aravore brand is available at over 50 prestigious department stores and independent boutiques around the world signifying its popularity among discerning international clientele.
Established in 2001, Marie Chantal caters to the needs of children up to the age of 12 by offering a wide selection of fresh, fun and playful clothing items. Each piece is crafted beautifully using only the best fabrics by Princess Marie Chantal of Greece who pays high attention to detail and quality. The Spring/Summer 2014 Marie Chantal collection of fun, fresh and playful children’s clothing were made for every possible occasion. The items that made the most instant impact included colour black dresses, bold gingham checks and fun jersey tees. The Marie Chantal collection gets added impetus from its nautical offerings such as rope-detail shorts, anchor sweaters and seersucker jackets. The brand’s store at 188-196 Regent Street offers a vast selection that also includes wedding and special occasion attire such as its relaxed summer suits and ballet-inspired party dresses.
Offering luxury fashion accessories and garments for women, William Sharp launched an exclusive range of baby and children’s wear in 2012. The main features of this range include crystal button baby grows, dresses, blankets, jumpers, cardigans and tracksuits, all made from 100% cashmere. Each item offered by the designer is hand-finished with Swarovski Elements taking extreme care of all details. The designer had trained as a milliner at Kensington and Chelsea College and made his first hat collection sale to Harvey Nichols in London. William Sharp is located at 1A Arbutus Street.
Little Bevan specialises in exciting dresses for babies and flower girls, cute separates for pageboys and pretty dresses for teens and adults. The designs of these clothes are inspired by vintage styles that have fresh appeal with a delicate touch and a quintessential English look. A carefully chosen range of European children’s clothing brands, accessories, jewellery, & toys: treats for children and perfect presents for friends are also offered at this outlet. A variety of other top children’s brands, jewellery, accessories, toys and treats are also available at Little Bevan.
Papouelli Shoes for Children was founded in 2003 by Nicole Robinson and Maggie Snouck with the primary aim of producing attractive children’s footwear that could be used for the smartest parties as well as for more casual occasions. Each Papouelli shoe is hand made in Italy and Portugal. The outlet also has an accompanying collection of clothing and accessories. The range of shoes starts at size 16 baby shoes right through to the more standard teenagers’ shoes. The Papouelli’s stores in London are located in Belgravia and Marylebone. Their luxury range is also available at Harrods.
Hamleys of London
Existing in London for more than 252 years, Hamleys is the world’s oldest toyshop which is located in the heart of London’s famous West End. All its seven floors are full of toys and games.
The store also offers opportunities for celebrating a birthday as it has its own exclusive party team that arranges themes, activities and entertainment.