Kids’ winter wardrobe saviours
We’re all for dressing for winter – the excuse to wear our softest cashmere and loungewear all day, yes please – but the kids, sometimes not so much. To avoid the never-ending battle of getting wrapped up before heading out the door (because sometimes we do have to leave the house), we've picked the kids' winter wear that’ll make your life easier. From chunky knits to ludicrously cute hats, these pieces are so chic you'll wish they came in your size too. Winter, we gotta love you.Shop Coats & Jackets
1. Times two
We all like something for free, right? This puffer is reversible with a jazzy outside and a glistening inside, meaning you get two in one. Bingo.
3 Pommes, Girls' Jacket, £42
2. Duvet dreams
This is a coat that means business. From the purveyors of gear for Scandinavian climes, Polarn O. Pyret triumphed with a coat as cool as streetwear and as toasty as a Sunday by the fire.
Polarn O. Pyret, Kids' Padded Coat, £69
3. Look luxe
In true mini-me style, a fake-fur gilet will add warmth to all her party ensembles. Luxurious and chic, it’ll also work paired over jeans and a sweater for that perfect high-low combo.
Catimini, Sleeveless Fake Fur Waistcoat, £59
4. New adventures
Future Bear Grylls will love careering round jungles and forests in a parka that’s got all the cool of the urban street and all the practicality needed for a mountain top excursion.
Tommy Hilfiger, Boys' Arctic Parka, £130
5. Spread the love
Nowadays the best knitwear makes a statement. Tap into the current zeitgeist with a rainbow ‘love’ sweater that’ll be pride of place in her closet.
Zadig & Voltaire, Girls' Grey Knitted Sweater, £99
6. Back track
This jumper reminds us of T-Birds in Grease and a retro bitmap pattern and we’re in love. Simple at the front, standout at the back, it’s too cool for school (though admittedly could also work for that too).
Little Marc Jacobs, Boys' Bicolor Knitted Cardigan, £109
7. Don’t sweat
Half sparkle, half sporty, this sweatshirt treads the middle ground between girly and tomboy perfectly. Nice one, Levi’s.
Levi's, Girls' Billie Sweatshirt, £51
9. Right on top
The two golden rules of wintertime hats: it must be warm and it must be cute. We’ve got our eyes on this beauty that successfully abides to both prerequisites.
Esprit, Knit Hat Eyes, £11
11. On your toes
With that rock chick look nailed, we wish we’d been trendy enough to wear these when we were young.
Zadig & Voltaire, Girls' Black Leather Boots, £155
12. Boot camp
A lesson in expert boot making, this Chipmunks pair have extra grippy soles and a heritage look that’s ideal for smarter occasions and also more casual dos.
Chipmunks, Boys' Ranch Boots, £28