21 H&M Kids pieces that might just help your day run a little smoother!
You can ensure your child is dressed for whatever life throws their way – or yours – with the H&M Kids range
Life is never dull as a parent and between manic mornings (do they ever get easier?) and tricky bedtimes, time never feels on our side. Fortunately, the H&M kidswear range is designed to give busy parents a little bit of help.
Whether it’s time-saving Velcro trainers that can be slipped on and off quickly, play-friendly easy-wear clothing, or low-priced, durable items that are perfect for life’s messy moments, H&M has ensured its kidswear collection is there to give you a helping hand when things may be feeling a little stressful. And, perhaps most importantly, each item comes with a mindful price tag that won’t break the bank.
From dresses that are ideal for rushed mornings to fancy dress costumes that are perfect for those battle of wills days, here are some of the best pieces to get you started.
BEST FOR WHEN YOU’RE STRUGGLING WITH TIME
Cotton jersey dress, £3.99
This pretty floral print dress is made from the softest fabric and is ideal for those days when you’re after something that feels special but doesn’t require tons of effort to put together. Sizes start from 1½ years and run all the way up to 10 years.
A 2-piece set can feel like an absolute godsend on days when you’re pushed for time – and this one ticks all the boxes. For starters, it comes in a soft, fine rib-knit, so your child will stay comfortable whatever they get up to. Plus, you won’t have to waste precious minutes worrying about finding a top to match the trousers.
This versatile tracksuit goes beyond your average jogger set as it even comes with a stylish T-shirt, so you have a full outfit in one. It also comes in a range of colourways so you can always have plenty on standby.
This comfy jumper and jogger combo is perfect for those moments when you have to get out the door quickly ,but need something that’s a slight step up from the norm. The ribbed fabric and panelling make this 2-piece look really smart, without being restrictive in any way – and the “Do what makes you happy” slogan is just adorable!
The Velcro straps on these trainers aren’t the only feature that will save you time in the mornings – their fun Disney design and motion-activated LED flashlights will have your child dashing to put them on. Sizes start at 7 and run up to a junior 2.
If your child is a little older and has a penchant for Harry Potter, then you’ll struggle to find a better pair of trainers than these Velcro numbers. Again, they’re super-easy to get on and off, so you can head off on magical adventures without delay.
It’s no secret that sometimes kids and parents have very different ideas on what to wear, and when your child is insistent on donning fancy dress, this Spiderman set is a winner. It comes complete with a mask to complete the perfect superhero look.
For those times when a superhero costume just won’t do, this gorgeous tulle skirt is a happy medium. Not only does it look beautiful, but it’s nice and lightweight for your child to run around in – or to practise their ballerina moves.
Got a Frozen fan in your home? Then this Elsa costume is sure to be a hit, and because it’s made from a thicker velour fabric, it won’t be the end of the world if your child wants to wear it out of the house too.
Kids are always going to get messy – after all, that’s the fun of being a child! All you can do is be prepared for when it happens, and these T-shirts make it so much easier. Made from soft, organic cotton jersey, they cost just £2.99, so you won’t feel too precious about spills and stains.
Clothing doesn’t get much more durable than a pair of black leggings. Not only are they comfortable, incredibly versatile and able to withstand pretty much anything that’s thrown at them, these H&M ones are even made from soft organic cotton jersey, so will be super-soft on your child’s skin.
Let your little one conquer all the muddy puddles their heart desires with these teddy-lined boots. A dream for outdoor play, they feature a drawstring to retain warmth and reduce the risk of water getting in, plus there’s a reflective trim around the top for increased visibility.
Whether you’ve got yourself a budding painter, a keen gardener or a baker in the making, this denim apron is a quick and simple way to protect your clothing against any likely messes that'll happen when doing activities with your child.
When it’s time to clean up the day’s messes, these cute wash mitts will help make light of the work – and they’ll make it seem fun. In fact, these mitts will make washing feel like just another part of their bath playtime.
Wrap your child in this super-soft towel that’s made from organic cotton terry. The sweet hood with its embroidered face and sticking-out ears also help to hold it in place. Better yet, it will make your child look absolutely adorable in the process.
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