Child's play

Jan 12, 2013, 01:18 IST | Ruchika Kher and Dhara Vora

Not many moons ago, it was hard to find products for children that brimmed with variety and creativity. But now with loads of products spilling out of catalogues and categories, little ones and their parents are spoilt for choice. The Guide's shopping scouts Ruchika Kher and Dhara Vora make things simpler with a handy compilation of the coolest, quirkiest, and most fascinating finds for your li'l one

Animal bookmarks

Your kids will love to browse through books with these animal bookmarks; you can choose from sets of farm animals, pets and wild animals.
Price `150 (pack of four)
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Skate boards

Add some action to your children’s lives by buying these Power Rangers special skate boards, designed specially for kids and available in different sizes.
Price `900 onwards
At Various multi-brand stores in the city.

Angry Birds bag

This is one game that took the world, both kids and adults, by storm. So if your little one is an Angry Birds fan, shop for this bag, available in different colours. One can also buy special Angry Birds game sets and slippers.
Price `695 onwards
At Several multi-brand outlets across the city.

Girls’ Bed

Give your little princess comfort when she sleeps, so that she wakes up happy and chirpy every morning. This cosy pink and lemon yellow bed might make you loosen your purse strings a little more than you would want to, but
it sure is a great gift for your girl.
Price `50,000
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Call 9821025654

Night lamp

Lighting will be fun with this kid’s lamp that comes in an attractive blue colour. Inspired by the children’s character, Doraemon, this lamp can be conveniently switched on and off with the lid. The lamp is made of plastic resin and is highly durable.
Price `799
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Cushion Covers

Delightful characters from Oscar-winning film, UP, Carl and Ellie, make for a charming print for this cushion. Made from superior cotton fabric, this cushion cover with animated characters is nice to look at and would fit well in a kiddie room.
Price `536
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Printed PJ set

With these paw-printed jammies, going to bed will be a fun event every day. They also stock ones with candies, dolls and flowers printed on them.
Price `599
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Jodhpuri pants and dresses

If you are looking for some interesting, stylish-yet-cute outfits for kids, then these designs by Nee & Oink might end your search. If you have a boy, then dress him in these comfortable and fashionable cotton linen Jodhpur pants and if you want something for your little girl, then these box-pleat cotton khadi dresses will be perfect for her.
Price Pants (`4,200) and Dress (`2,400)
At Good Earth (Lower Parel), Chamomile (Palladium) and Sajana (Colaba).
Call 24951954

Kid’s Carnival
Whenever in the need of quirk, we always head to the sore Bliss. Now, you can shop from products by seven designers at their specially curated Kiddie Carnival. Look out for funky accessories such as crayon holders, nappy holders, hand-made toys and decor for the children’s room.
ON January 26, 11 am onwards
At Bliss, plot number 180, Aram Nagar Part 1, Fisheries University Road, 7 Bungalows, Versova, Andheri (W).
Call 32095929 

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