Local Baby Stores in Chicago For Gifts, Gear, and More

​Photo courtesy of Kido
​Photo courtesy of Kido
1/22/23 - By Lauren LaRoche

Looking for baby stores in Chicago? Here's a list of local favorites.

Stroller, high chairs, loveys, clothes...it's amazing how many things babies need. Luckily, these baby stores in Chicago specialize in everything you need to outfit and care for your baby, or to gift to an expectant parent in your life. From strollers to clothing, these shops have it all. While all of these shops have physical locations, they all have great websites, and many also have baby registries.

Baby gear can add up fast, so cut your costs with this article on How to Get Free Baby Stuff. Then you can focus on Finding the Right Daycare, and maybe registering for Baby Swimming Classes.


North Side Baby Stores in Chicago

1. Baby Dolls Boutique

Baby Dolls Boutique has something for babies, big kids, and parents. You can find their own label, Pink & Blue, which features beautiful hand-made clothing at affordable prices. They also have a fun book collection, great baby items, gifts for new parents, and hand-crafted special occasion outfits for babies and children. Shop online or shop in-store at their Southport Corridor location. 

Twinkle Twinkle Little One is a baby store in Chicago. 
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2. Twinkle Twinkle Little One

Twinkle Twinkle Little one has a Chicago location in Roscoe Village as well as another shop in Highland Park. This sweet baby and children’s boutique features gear, nursery décor, furniture, bedding, blankets, and more to help new parents get ready for baby. They also have a registry to make gifting easier for family and friends. If you’re looking for a registry that isn’t at a big-box or online store, consider this cute baby boutique. They also specialize in personalizations and monograms on everything from baby blankets to jackets. 

3. Monica + Andy

Monica + Andy is known for their beautiful organic baby clothing. They also have children’s clothing up to size 10. In addition to their super soft, organic clothes, you’ll also find great children’s gifts, nursery items, décor, gift sets, and special items for moms. Many of their clothing items can also be embroidered. Shop online or in-store at their Lincoln Park location. 

West Side Baby Stores in Chicago

Peach Fuzz is a baby store in Chicago. 
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4. Peach Fuzz

Peach Fuzz is located on California Avenue in Humboldt Park. This adorable baby shop offers hip Chicago baby items, books, organic clothing, toys, and more. In addition to clothing and toys, you’ll also find mealtime supplies, gear for nursing mothers, crafts, art supplies, and great children’s gifts. Shop in their Humboldt Park location or visit their website to shop online and have your items shipped to your home. 

The Red Balloon is a baby store in Chicago. 
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5. The Red Balloon

The Red Balloon is a local treasure. This unique baby and children’s store has so many playful, fun items and gifts for babies and children. Many of their toys, books, and clothing items are also Chicago-themed. This is a great shop for new parents and baby gifts. Because they are so well-known for gifts, you can also have your items gift-wrapped for free. Find baby clothes, toys, gear, and books in-store at their Bucktown location or online. 

Loop and South Loop Baby Stores in Chicago

6. Kido

Kido is an adorable, diverse kids’ boutique located in the Roosevelt Collection Shops. They have a beautiful collection of inclusive books, gifts, handmade items, clothing, and more for babies and children. You’ll also find a great selection of Chicago baby items including Chicago-themed swaddles, onesies, and books. Shop their store in the South Loop or online for baby items and gifts sent directly to your home.  

Galt Baby is a baby store in Chicago.
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7. Galt Baby

Galt Baby is known for their baby gear. From strollers to cribs, car seats, and sleepers, Galt baby always has the latest baby items. They also feature the poshest, selection of baby gear. If you’re looking to shop locally for gear, furniture, strollers, and accessories, Galt Baby has it all. They also have a gift registry to make gift-giving easier for family and friends. Shop online or at their Michigan Avenue location. 

8. Wish Kids 

Wish Kids is located in the 900 North Michigan Avenue Shops. This local children’s boutique is known for its adorable, locally sourced baby clothes, baby toys, books, and gifts. You’ll also find baby outdoor accessories, booties, bath items, and essentials. Shop online or at their Michigan Avenue location. 

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