It's just one of those mundane chores that needs to be done: labeling every article of clothing, towel, backpack, and object that will travel with your child to summer camp—or to school or daycare—in the hopes that when it inevitably gets lost it will find its way home to you. Nothing's going to make this job of labeling camp clothes, baby bottles, or school supplies fun, but we've rounded up the whole range of different ways you can label your kids' stuff, from swimsuits to sippy cups, with beautifully embroidered personalized labels to fun, custom name tags with cute, colorful designs, to ones you can make at home.
Here are a few the best name labels for kids' and baby gear that we've found, and yes, most all offer dishwasher-proof, easy peel-and-stick options! Still searching for the perfect summer camp for your kid? Check out listings of local summer camps near you.