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33 Places To Shop For Your Kids That You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

Take a break from and Amazon and check out some of these lesser-known shops.

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We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us their favorite under-the-radar places to shop for kids' stuff online. Their responses cover everything from clothing and accessories to toys and decor.

1. Boden

This British company (not so widely known in the States) designs brightly colored clothing that's sure to put a smile on your face (as well as any child's). Who wouldn't want to stomp through a puddle in a pair of bird-bedecked boots?

Shipping: No free shipping.

Pricing: Things can get a bit pricey (tops average around $30), so keep an eye on the clearance section if you're on a budget.

Submitted by prairiehunter

3. The Honest Company

The Honest Company has the most beautiful diapers. Straight up. Of course they also have a ton of awesome natural, nontoxic products (read more about their principles here)...but the diapers! Their pattern designers should be congratulated.

Shipping: At the moment they only ship to the United States and Canada.

Pricing: For the best savings, look into their bundles.

Submitted by Emily Key, Facebook

4. Learning Resources

Learning Resources is the place to go when you want to buy toys that will teach your kids about something, but are still super fun to play with. Learn to count with pancakes! Learn your colors with pie! Learn your alphabet with popsicles! The food toys are tops.

Shipping: They ship worldwide (click here for more info).

Pricing: You'll find something awesome at every price range. Check out their gifts for under $10, $25, and $50.

Submitted by gbmb42698

5. Skip Hop

Send your son or daughter off to school with a Skip Hop backpack and everyone on the bus will be jealous. Get a matching lunch bag for the ultimate effect.

Shipping: Free shipping on all U.S. orders over $50.

Pricing: Backpacks are $20 (visit their site to check out all of the other equally adorable non-backpack things they make).

Submitted by Ashley Antonucci, Facebook

8. YoYo

Everyone knows about, but its sister site (YoYo) doesn't get anywhere near as much attention — and that's a shame! It has an amazing selection. Check out its European Design Boutique to find unique gift ideas (the types of toys you can't just pick up at Target).

Shipping: Free two-day delivery on all U.S. orders over $49.

Pricing: You'll find heaps of awesome toys and games at every price point.

Submitted by Kristen Wynn Stellfox, Facebook

9. 6pm

Ever thought about buying your child a Patagonia fleece only to be scared away by the price tag? Buy that fleece and other heavily discounted items from your favorite brands at 6pm.

Shipping: Free shipping on all U.S. orders.

Pricing: From the incredibly cheap (socks for $3.60) to the insanely expensive ($1,337.99 for a Dolce & Gabbana dress) and everything in between.

Submitted by Tricia Benes, Facebook

10. HearthSong

HearthSong specializes in "toys you'll feel good about giving," wholesome toys that won't make kids yawn. Check back seasonally, as they always have a great selection of holiday-themed items (just look at these awesome Easter options).

Shipping: Contact them for shipping information if you live outside of Canada and the U.S.

Pricing: They offer things at a wide variety or prices, but if you're looking for a bargain you should take a look at their sale page or the deal of the week.

Submitted by Tammy Schenck Gnagy, Facebook

21. One Step Ahead

One Step Ahead offers fun versions of everyday necessities: Bath time is more enjoyable when you're surrounded by cute artwork, chairs are cozier when they look like sharks, and car seats are 10 times as awesome if you can draw while you're sitting in one.

Shipping: Free shipping on U.S. orders over $85.

Pricing: They offer everything from clothing to toys to decor, so there's a huge variety of different price points, but all of their products come with a lifetime guarantee (more info here).

Submitted by Rachel Saxton, Facebook

23. Tin Toy Arcade

Retro classic fun: Let your children play with the toys that you, your grandparents, and even your great-grandparents enjoyed playing with.

Shipping: They offer same-day shipping if you order before 2 p.m. and free shipping on orders over $79.

Pricing: Prices range from around $0.48 to $50 (plus some super expensive collectible offerings).

Submitted by Andrea Hawkinson, Facebook

24. Totspot

Totspot is a resale shopping app for kids' clothes. Only "gently used" items are listed, and you can find beautiful things for a steal. Interested in selling? Check out their FAQ.

Shipping: The standard shipping rate is $3.99. Totspot is only available for customers based in the U.S. at this time.

Pricing: There's a wide range of prices available, but you can find tons of things that cost less than $5!

Submitted by Joel N Elizabeth Henderson, Facebook

28. Jane

Jane is a boutique marketplace that carries a wide variety of women's fashion and home decor products, but their children's offerings are always on point (especially when it comes to accessories). Items ("deals") on the site are only offered for a limited time (sometimes only a few days), so if you have your eye on something, you better act quickly before someone else snatches it up. Pounce.

Shipping: Depends on the item.

Pricing: While pricing varies from deal to deal, you'll always be able to find things for under $10.

Submitted by jennyv418342567

31. Storenvy

Indie makers and sellers can open up a shop using Storenvy, and while it's possible to visit their shops directly, the best way to find a bunch of wonderful stuff is to go to the main site and search through *all* of the Storenvy stores for whatever you're looking for. Like decor! They have a ton of amazing things to decorate a room.

Shipping: Shipping policies vary from seller to seller.

Pricing: Prices range from less than a dollar to over $1000 (for some super-fancy crib bedding).

Submitted by Anastasia Shirai, Facebook

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