Splurge on one special piece like a cashmere cap or a cape and your little one is sure to be a pint-sized fashion plate.
Sofia, 19 months, wears a Claude recycled-cashmere cape, $129; over an A Wish tie-dyed cotton, rhinestone tee, $38; Petit Patapon cotton corduroy skirt, $49; Nowa Li cotton tights; and Bu and the Duck leather Mary Jane shoes.
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For a twist, add fun and functional accessories, such as this adorable striped hat. Justin, 12 months, wears an I Can Fly cotton piggy T-shirt, $25; Ralph Lauren Childrenswear cotton corduroy pants, $40; an ExtraSmall knit hat, $22; and Starchild soft leather shoes.
Choose one color that pops, and incorporate prints and patterns to make mixing and matching a cinch for you and your little one.
Top left: Luke, 11 months, wears a Tiny Tomatoes cotton-knit sweater, $50; over a Mr. Tiny cotton striped hoodie, $44, and cotton corduroy pants, $44; and Converse sneakers.
Top right: Audrey, 5 months, models a Little Me cotton shirt and knit vest (part of a set that also includes pants and beret), $42; with Oilily cotton corduroy pants, $68; and Starchild soft leather shoes.
Bottom right: Zoe, 22 months, stands tall in a Petit Patapon wool-knit argyle vest, $49; over a BabyGap cotton floral top, $25; Ralph Lauren Childrenswear cotton corduroy pants, $40; BabyGap socks; and Stride Rite leather Mary Jane shoes.
Bottom left: Lucas, 9 months, crawls in an Old Navy cotton-knit zip-front sweater, $15, and cotton shirt, $13; Little Me cotton overalls (part of a set that includes a turtleneck), $34; and Bu and the Duck suede booties.