Buy Boston | The Best Local Gifts for the Kids on Your List

Buy Boston

Looking for a local gift for one of the children in your life? This list includes some of our favorite brands and businesses local to Boston, with products perfect for any Boston kiddo!

Boston local gifts for kids

Zoey Koko

Calling all unicorn lovers! Experience the softest, sweetest skin with this buttery lotion that smells like fluffy cotton candy. Loaded with plant butters and nourishing oils, this rich lotion guarantees happy skin and loads of smiles.

Developed by an esthetician, all Zoey Koko bath and body products are plant based, cruelty free, vegan, and made in the U.S.

DISCOUNT CODE: BostonMoms20 for 20% off

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Sidetrack Products

Do you have a little one who loves all things TRAINS? Sidetrack Products offers MBTA-licensed toys, home gifts, and apparel for infants, toddlers, youths, and adults. We love their line of MBTA toys, as well as their adorable T-shirts — we know you will too!

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Cottontail Bow & Co.

Cottontail Bow & Co. is a local mom-owned bow and accessories business! They offer seasonal collections that moms nationwide look forward to and that are sure to be the perfect accent to your little bunny’s wardrobe.

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Joy Street Kids

We have been fans of Joy Street Kids since the very beginning. Hand drawn by founder and local mom Eliza, every Joy Street Kids design is beautifully detailed and printed on high-quality, 100% pima cotton fabric that feels like butter.

We love the Boston line for our own kids and for Boston-themed gift giving, but Joy Street Kids also offers a holiday line, clothing featuring several other cities, and some seriously adorable themes.

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The Red Wagon

The Red Wagon offers modern but classic children’s clothing and gifts. Known for their gorgeous roll-neck sweaters and precious gift options, Boston locals have loved The Red Wagon for 25 years!

The “grow with me” styling of the roll-neck sweaters means these quality kid tops last for years. Red Wagon sweaters make the perfect gift for babies and kids and become a special heirloom piece that your child can hand down.

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Grow Wooden Toys

Grow Wooden Toys offers Montessori furniture, learning towers, Pikler triangles, and more! We love these locally made toys and furniture items and think they’d make an awesome gift for any Boston kid!

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ChappyWrap

ChappyWrap is a Boston-based blanket company that is owned and operated by a mother-daughter team. They aim to spread comfort to everyone, everywhere with the world’s best blankets. And now, our favorite blanket comes in a kids size! These adorable and soft blankets are machine washable and will last forever — your little will love cozying up with their very own ChappyWrap!

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Meghan was born and raised on the South Shore and attended college in Boston. After college, she married her high school sweetheart and followed him to Charleston, SC, and Groton, CT, where he served as a submarine officer in the United States Navy. Military life was an adventure, and after six crazy years of service (and two babies later!), the pair decided to move *home* to the South Shore in 2016 and put down some roots. Meghan is the proud owner of Boston Moms and work-at-home mom to William, Benjamin, and Caroline, born in 2013, 2015 and 2019. She loves meeting new people, encouraging moms, celebrating motherhood, and supporting small businesses.

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