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Fashionistas aren't born; they're made, and for parents with style agendas, finding the right children's boutique to outfit their trendy tykes is a fashion must. Now that the kiddos have gone back to school, the season's must haves, like skinny jeans and moto boots, are just screaming for some selfie action and we want to help!

Whether you're little one is a Wynwood hipster in training or a South Miami prepster, we've rounded up Miami's best kids boutiques from north to south. Agree or disagree? School us below in the comments or leave the message in our handy dandy inbox, and we'll consider including.

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1. Peek-a-Boo

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6807 Main Street
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
(305) 556-6910
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Peekaboo boutique has been dressing mini Miami locals and celebrity tykes for over two decades. It carries a wide variety of children’s fashion from casual sportswear to designer duds for the most stylish of fashionistas. You can even get custom-made Halloween costumes at this Miami Lakes hidden gem. Its specialty? Tutus, of course.

2. Genius Jones

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2800 Northeast 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33137
(305) 571-2000
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Baby hipsters of the world unite! Genius Jones stretches far beyond your typical children’s store. The idea behind this modern and practical boutique is that you don’t have to give up or alter your design style now that you’re a parent. The store offers a mix of functional and classic toys, furniture, and accessories that are aesthetically pleasing to the eye, environmentally friendly, and non-toxic to your little ones. Best part? A portion of the store’s profits are donated to charity. [Photo]

3. Liliane Roland

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762 Arthur Godfrey Road
Miami Beach, FL 33140
(305) 531-0130
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From Lili Gaufrette to Little Marc Jacobs, this high-end boutique is guaranteed to land your little one on Vanity Fair’s best dressed list. Label-happy parents, just think of the endless fashion shows your kids can stage with these cute, luxe, gems!

4. Peek Kids

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350 San Lorenzo Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33146
(305) 615-2627
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What started off online as one mom’s passion project, is now an 18 store fashion phenomenon all over the USA, and we in Miami are lucky to have our very own Peek Kids at the Village of Merrick Park and at Aventura Mall! This brand prides itself in high-quality, chic children’s clothing that will take your kids from their toddler years through their school days. There are floral dresses for girls, plaid button downs for little gents, and an assortment of unique gifts for kiddos of all ages to enjoy.

5. The Childrens Exchange

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1415 Sunset Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
(305) 666-6235
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The Children’s Exchange offers a solution to kid spending (because they outgrow everything) by providing an easy consignment service where parents can donate gently used clothing, toys, and baby gear in hopes of reclaiming cash. The boutique offers high-end products and designers like Bugaboo, Ralph Lauren, and many more for a fraction of the cost. Take advantage of monthly sales and its not-so-secret Disney Princess in-store events that are known to sell out in minutes.

6. Petit Amie

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7241 Southwest 57th Court
South Miami, FL 33143
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305) 668-9563
If you’re in the market for one of a kind handcrafted clothing for your little ones, then this South Miami favorite is your one stop shop. This unique boutique even carries its own line, Giugiu, which is made in Peru. It features knitted items such as sweaters, onesies, and cardigans and has a killer selection of hair bows. Custom made orders, like Petit Amie's popular pom pom shorts, are the request du jour and come Halloween, Petit Amie pulls out all the stops in creating great costumes that will have all the kids on the block green with envy.

7. Tutti Bambini

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7211 Southwest 58th Avenue
South Miami, FL 33143
Having the luxury of a baby concierge service is no longer limited to a reality TV show because Tutti Bambini is at every mom's beck and call to ease those baby planning stressors, from in-store educational classes (think lactation support and registry consulting) to planning a first birthday. The newly constructed store boasts an in-house photo studio for holiday portraits, as well as clothing, baby furniture, and gear. Don’t miss their yearly Ultimate Baby Affair where new (and old) parents flock to get a first hand look at the latest baby trends of the year. [Photo: Tutti Bambini]

8. Little Green Moppet

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8425 Southwest 132nd Street
Miami, FL 33156
(305) 235-2004
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Suburbia super savers swear by this mom-owned community consignment shop that offers pre-loved children’s clothing, toys and gears for all ages, which are guaranteed to be ‘’new’ or ‘like new." You can also find handmade novelty gifts created by local moms and students here. The boutique covers all price ranges and offers something for every family and a chance for you to make a little money too!

9. Chiffino

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6574 Bird Road
Miami, FL 33155
(305) 667-1642
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Mommy and Me fashion babes, we've found the store for you! Instagram and fashion kid favorite, Chiffino, gives moms and girls the chance to rock matching shoes, hair turbans, and sunglasses in a variety of styles. They carry the latest trends (think quilted Chanel inspired cross body handbags in a rainbow's worth of colors) at seriously budget-friendly prices. They've even teamed up with local Miami designers for custom accessories collections that are featured in Chiffino stores around Dade-County. Shoes for both girls and boys are available, and its girls department, Victoria’s World (inspired by store owner’s three-year-old daughter), will soon be expanding its infant girls’ collection to include new hair accessories and shoe styles.

10. Janie and Jack

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19501 Biscayne Boulevard
Aventura, FL 33180
Offering great quality fabrics and a variety of everyday looks in different styles and sizes, from newborn to 12-years-old, Janie and Jack is the place to go when you're looking for classic, upscale styles for your young ones. Besides Aventura, there are other locations at Merrick Park and at The Falls, but if you're on a budget, Janie and Jack's Sawgrass Mills outlet is full of great finds.

11. Pili Carrera

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330 San Lorenzo Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33146
(305) 529-7799
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If it’s good enough for the Spanish Royal Family, it’s good enough for Miami’s elite. Catering to fashionable kids in Coral Gables and beyond, Pili Carrera has been bringing high-end fashion from Spain to the US since opening her first US store in 2005. The Carrera family started their fashion empire by making knitwear for babies in 1963, and has since become famous for their high-quality children’s apparel. Known for its unique communion and baptism collection, the brand also offers one of-a-kind pieces from newborns to pre-teens. Bedding and furniture are also available in-stores and online.

12. Jacadi

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5872 Sunset Dr
South Miami, FL 33143
(305) 663-1407
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Oui oui je petit bebe! The classic and timeless French style comes to a baby near you with the help of Jacadi. Offering traditional French contemporary clothing starting from newborn size to 12 years, Jacadi is a fashion haven for those looking for simple and refined children’s clothing. The brand’s line for girls up to 14 years of age, offers a more modern and sophisticated selection for the chic teen wanting to make a statement.

13. Baby Love Luna

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1680 Meridian Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 724-8639
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Baby Love Luna may be an online boutique, but we lucky Miamians can see it IRL at the brand's Lincoln Road headquarters, by appointment only. Inspired by her own three babes, owner and shop curator Cristina Bustamante decided to start Baby Love Luna out of her own home after an endless quest to find organic/high quality clothes that were still stylish and practical. Due to popular demand, she launched the online boutique in February of 2014, starting first with pajamas and now carrying loungewear and other great pieces from brands like Mini Rodini, NUNUNU, Tiny Cottons, Perfectly Baked, Bang Bang CPH, Agatha Cub, Children of the Tribe, and more. Clothes range from newborn to 8T, and styling service are available upon request.

1. Peek-a-Boo

6807 Main Street, Miami Lakes, FL 33014
Peekaboo boutique has been dressing mini Miami locals and celebrity tykes for over two decades. It carries a wide variety of children’s fashion from casual sportswear to designer duds for the most stylish of fashionistas. You can even get custom-made Halloween costumes at this Miami Lakes hidden gem. Its specialty? Tutus, of course.
6807 Main Street
Miami Lakes, FL 33014

2. Genius Jones

2800 Northeast 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL 33137
Baby hipsters of the world unite! Genius Jones stretches far beyond your typical children’s store. The idea behind this modern and practical boutique is that you don’t have to give up or alter your design style now that you’re a parent. The store offers a mix of functional and classic toys, furniture, and accessories that are aesthetically pleasing to the eye, environmentally friendly, and non-toxic to your little ones. Best part? A portion of the store’s profits are donated to charity. [Photo]
2800 Northeast 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33137

3. Liliane Roland

762 Arthur Godfrey Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140
From Lili Gaufrette to Little Marc Jacobs, this high-end boutique is guaranteed to land your little one on Vanity Fair’s best dressed list. Label-happy parents, just think of the endless fashion shows your kids can stage with these cute, luxe, gems!
762 Arthur Godfrey Road
Miami Beach, FL 33140

4. Peek Kids

350 San Lorenzo Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33146
What started off online as one mom’s passion project, is now an 18 store fashion phenomenon all over the USA, and we in Miami are lucky to have our very own Peek Kids at the Village of Merrick Park and at Aventura Mall! This brand prides itself in high-quality, chic children’s clothing that will take your kids from their toddler years through their school days. There are floral dresses for girls, plaid button downs for little gents, and an assortment of unique gifts for kiddos of all ages to enjoy.
350 San Lorenzo Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33146

5. The Childrens Exchange

1415 Sunset Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33146
The Children’s Exchange offers a solution to kid spending (because they outgrow everything) by providing an easy consignment service where parents can donate gently used clothing, toys, and baby gear in hopes of reclaiming cash. The boutique offers high-end products and designers like Bugaboo, Ralph Lauren, and many more for a fraction of the cost. Take advantage of monthly sales and its not-so-secret Disney Princess in-store events that are known to sell out in minutes.
1415 Sunset Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146

6. Petit Amie

7241 Southwest 57th Court, South Miami, FL 33143
If you’re in the market for one of a kind handcrafted clothing for your little ones, then this South Miami favorite is your one stop shop. This unique boutique even carries its own line, Giugiu, which is made in Peru. It features knitted items such as sweaters, onesies, and cardigans and has a killer selection of hair bows. Custom made orders, like Petit Amie's popular pom pom shorts, are the request du jour and come Halloween, Petit Amie pulls out all the stops in creating great costumes that will have all the kids on the block green with envy.
7241 Southwest 57th Court
South Miami, FL 33143

7. Tutti Bambini

7211 Southwest 58th Avenue, South Miami, FL 33143
Having the luxury of a baby concierge service is no longer limited to a reality TV show because Tutti Bambini is at every mom's beck and call to ease those baby planning stressors, from in-store educational classes (think lactation support and registry consulting) to planning a first birthday. The newly constructed store boasts an in-house photo studio for holiday portraits, as well as clothing, baby furniture, and gear. Don’t miss their yearly Ultimate Baby Affair where new (and old) parents flock to get a first hand look at the latest baby trends of the year. [Photo: Tutti Bambini]
7211 Southwest 58th Avenue
South Miami, FL 33143

8. Little Green Moppet

8425 Southwest 132nd Street, Miami, FL 33156
Suburbia super savers swear by this mom-owned community consignment shop that offers pre-loved children’s clothing, toys and gears for all ages, which are guaranteed to be ‘’new’ or ‘like new." You can also find handmade novelty gifts created by local moms and students here. The boutique covers all price ranges and offers something for every family and a chance for you to make a little money too!
8425 Southwest 132nd Street
Miami, FL 33156

9. Chiffino

6574 Bird Road, Miami, FL 33155
Mommy and Me fashion babes, we've found the store for you! Instagram and fashion kid favorite, Chiffino, gives moms and girls the chance to rock matching shoes, hair turbans, and sunglasses in a variety of styles. They carry the latest trends (think quilted Chanel inspired cross body handbags in a rainbow's worth of colors) at seriously budget-friendly prices. They've even teamed up with local Miami designers for custom accessories collections that are featured in Chiffino stores around Dade-County. Shoes for both girls and boys are available, and its girls department, Victoria’s World (inspired by store owner’s three-year-old daughter), will soon be expanding its infant girls’ collection to include new hair accessories and shoe styles.
6574 Bird Road
Miami, FL 33155

10. Janie and Jack

19501 Biscayne Boulevard, Aventura, FL 33180
Offering great quality fabrics and a variety of everyday looks in different styles and sizes, from newborn to 12-years-old, Janie and Jack is the place to go when you're looking for classic, upscale styles for your young ones. Besides Aventura, there are other locations at Merrick Park and at The Falls, but if you're on a budget, Janie and Jack's Sawgrass Mills outlet is full of great finds.
19501 Biscayne Boulevard
Aventura, FL 33180

11. Pili Carrera

330 San Lorenzo Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33146
If it’s good enough for the Spanish Royal Family, it’s good enough for Miami’s elite. Catering to fashionable kids in Coral Gables and beyond, Pili Carrera has been bringing high-end fashion from Spain to the US since opening her first US store in 2005. The Carrera family started their fashion empire by making knitwear for babies in 1963, and has since become famous for their high-quality children’s apparel. Known for its unique communion and baptism collection, the brand also offers one of-a-kind pieces from newborns to pre-teens. Bedding and furniture are also available in-stores and online.
330 San Lorenzo Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33146

12. Jacadi

5872 Sunset Dr, South Miami, FL 33143
Oui oui je petit bebe! The classic and timeless French style comes to a baby near you with the help of Jacadi. Offering traditional French contemporary clothing starting from newborn size to 12 years, Jacadi is a fashion haven for those looking for simple and refined children’s clothing. The brand’s line for girls up to 14 years of age, offers a more modern and sophisticated selection for the chic teen wanting to make a statement.
5872 Sunset Dr
South Miami, FL 33143

13. Baby Love Luna

1680 Meridian Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Baby Love Luna may be an online boutique, but we lucky Miamians can see it IRL at the brand's Lincoln Road headquarters, by appointment only. Inspired by her own three babes, owner and shop curator Cristina Bustamante decided to start Baby Love Luna out of her own home after an endless quest to find organic/high quality clothes that were still stylish and practical. Due to popular demand, she launched the online boutique in February of 2014, starting first with pajamas and now carrying loungewear and other great pieces from brands like Mini Rodini, NUNUNU, Tiny Cottons, Perfectly Baked, Bang Bang CPH, Agatha Cub, Children of the Tribe, and more. Clothes range from newborn to 8T, and styling service are available upon request.
1680 Meridian Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139