The cutest baby styles can always be found in small boutiques, which Raleigh has plenty of to shop from! So here are a few of my favorite Raleigh, NC baby stores!
Shutterbugs Boutique is one of Raleigh’s oldest family businesses, with their baby store beginning traced to 1951, around when Burnie Batchelor founded his photography business. Located at 619 Oberlin Road, Shutterbugs Boutique was started in 2004 by Bernie’s daughter Joy and her daughter. Dedicated to providing upscale clothing for portraits, weddings, christenings, and other special events, Shutterbugs Boutique has a wide variety of unique clothing items that are perfectly meant to be passed down! They offer curated collections such as Spring 2023, Easter 2023, and Luigi kids spring 2023, as well as carrying both boys and girls athleisure, bottoms, outerwear, dresses, shoes, loungewear, pajamas, swimwear, tees, and special occasion outfits!
Offered as a baby store where kids can play and learn and where new Raleigh parents can get expert advice from their community, Alara & Zane is located at 200 Park at North Hills Street. Alara & Zane is, most importantly, a place where many can connect. They follow a shop, play, learn, and party concept. Alara & Zane also have memberships, which they offer in daily, weekly, or annual programs. Their shopper membership allows for you to earn points on all retail purchases with the opportunity to earn discounts and more! Alara & Zane carries baby, girls, and boys items such as baby boy and girl outfits and baby accessories. This list includes hats, mittens, hair accessories, socks, tights, sunglasses, teethers, feeding tools, pacifiers, bath and body care, shoes, tops, bottoms, sets, onesies, rompers, pajamas, and so much more!
Cottage Baby Boutique is a soft and chemical-free baby and toddler clothing brand curated by a mother/daughter team in Raleigh! Inspired to offer softer, cleaner children’s clothes after witnessing the effects of eczema and toxic chemicals. Cottage Baby Boutique specializes in eco-friendly, organically sourced clothing, bedding, and accessories, all of which are hypoallergenic! Carrying size newborn to 2T, Cottage Baby Boutique specifically carries bottoms, dresses, footies, sleep sacks, gowns, pajamas, hand-smocked collections, bodysuits, jumpsuits, overalls, tops, sweaters, and more! Their accessories include bags, backpacks, books, bins, toys, eating and drinking tools, hats and headbands, mittens, tattlers, teethers, lovies, and dolls. Have a favorite mama friend? Cottage Baby Boutique also offers baby registry services, gift cards, and gift sets. They want to make your preparation for baby as easy as possible!
Finding clothing for your little ones can be both fun and challenging at the same time. But each of these wonderful locally owned Raleigh, NC, baby stores is perfect for your next baby shopping day!
Now that you found the perfect shop for everything your little one needs, it’s time to capture their new cute look! I love helping Raleigh families navigate their journey and creating lasting memories with them. So check out the blog links below for more of my work and other helpful Raleigh motherhood tips. Reach out today to chat about your dream photos!