Spring is here! The weather has not really been cooperating, but that won’t stop us from celebrating any amount of sunshine we can get. Spring is not only about gardens blooming and the annual deep clean, but it’s pretty much baby and baby shower season. So here are some of our local favorites for the new little ones.
*Locally made online baby gear*
Pretty Paisley Productions– wraps and slings for babywearing and cloth diapers, was recently spotlighted here on Indie Ogden
Treble Stitch Boutique– crocheted baby items, perfect for newborns photos
Miss Stevi Marie– baby moccasins with a choice of felt or leather.
Designed Beginnings– vinyl wall decals to decorate a nursery and beyond
Simply Emily H.– hood towels, blankets, and artwork to welcome baby home
The Pink Parasol– baby hats and nursing covers
Oh Oopsie Baby– burp cloths and chalkboard garlands
The Hunny Bee– pdf crochet patterns for the diy lover
So Clever Craft Boutique– crocheted baby booties
Ladybug Lullaby– all kinds of stuff from quilts and stroller blankets to car seat covers and changing pads to headbands and bowties
Props Stop– handmade photo props for baby and kids
Designs By Daish– headbands, bowties, wipe caddies, covers for nursing and carseats, and more
*Local retail stores*
Baby Bump Maternity – mostly maternity, but does carry nursing items, carriers, diaper bags, Aden & Anais swaddles (this is where I got a set for my baby boy coming in July), and more things
171 25th St Ogden, Ut – babybumpstore.com – 801-781-4295
Honey Bump – the focus is on maternity clothing resale, but also carries cloth diapers, baby carriers, nursing items, amber teething necklaces, unique gifts and body products like Scarlet’s naturals (another local company)
1155 N Main St Ste 4, Layton, Ut – honeybumpmaternity.com – (801) 444-0900
Green the world- organic baby products, toys and cloth diapers. Green the world also carried local organic clothing and recycled toys!
143 Historic 25th street, Ogden, Ut –http://greentheworldstore.blogspot.com/ (801) 781-3931
Queen Bee– gift and retro toys
270 25th St Ogden, Ut – queenbeegiftery.com – (801) 791- 0241
Harmon’s- several locations, and a good place to pick up organic goodies
5370 South 1900 West, Roy, UT (801) 825-9002
145 Harrisville Rd., Ogden, UT (801) 621-8700
*baby shower invites and announcements*
Golden Moments Design– a retro/vintage style announcements and invites
Sugar Grenade- modern style digital prints and custom design work for your event
Erica Ashley Designs– modern vintage style, custom invitation, cards, and announcements
8zero1 Design – very modern, but very flexible in design capabilities and can handle all printing
(435) 535-5763 – https://www.facebook.com/8zero1design
Whew! What a list! Did I miss your favorite place for baby gear? Let us know, so this list can stay up to date. Thanks for reading.
About the Author
Tiia is a transplant from California, but had been a long time resident of the Ogden area. She spent most of her working career in various bars in and around the Ogden area. Now, she runs her etsy shop, tiialin.etsy.com, does some freelance graphic design, and has 2 blogs: taosroom.blogspot.com and tiialinhearts.blogspot. She currently lives with her boyfriend, soon to be 3 kids and 2 Akitas. Her favorite color is red, loves to travel, is a bit obsessed with noodles and Big Bang Theory, and hasn’t ever broken a bone.