Dressy Holiday Clothes for Every Kind of Kid

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The holidays are coming, which means parties and swanky (read: sometimes uncomfy) clothes for your kids. But don’t worry, kids that struggle with sensory issues or have other special needs can still get fancy too! We’ve rounded up fun kids clothing free from zippers, labels and buttons so your littles can strut their stuff confidently at all of your family fetes. Scroll through and add these amazing adaptive-friendly ensembles to your cart!

Compression Dress

This dress is designed with a gentle compression top and made from soft, seamless, organic cotton and spandex—with no tags!

Age Range: Size 11/12

Buy it at funandfunction.com, $16.

Polo Dress

Tag-free and raw-edged for comfort, this soft-seamed organic cotton polo dress has a wide-open collar for easy on and off.

Age Range: 2T-6

Buy it at tereskids.com, $30.

Adaptive Oxford Shirt

Tommy Hilfiger now has an entire adaptive line of kids clothing! This Oxford shirt has hidden magnetic closures at the cuffs and under the faux buttons!

Age Range: 4-14

Get it at usa.tommy.com, $24.99.

Adaptive Chinos

From the Tommy Adaptive line, these soft cotton chinos feature a magnetic hem and fly.

Age Range: 4-16

Available at usa.tommy.com, $45.50.

Chewelry Necklace

These non-toxic chewelry necklaces offer a smooth surface for kids with sensory issues and those with a need to chew to minimize anxiety and stress. Then necklaces also boast a larger opening in the center for little fingers to grab and squeeze as a fidget item.

Age Range: 3 & up

Get them at pattiandricky.com, $23.50

Crewneck Sweater

While not technically adaptive, Primary offers a great selection of no-frills, basic colored essentials for kids. This crewneck sweater is made from 100% cotton and OEKO-TEX Standard 100 to ensure against skin irritation. 

Age Range: 2-12

Buy it at primary.com, $24.

Jersey Dress

This soft, jersey dress is a festive piece for the holidays! The brand isn't officially adaptive, but since their motto is that kids should feel unrestricted in their clothing, they are a great option for kids with sensory issues.

Age Range: 5-16

Buy it at kickeepants.com, $54.

Versatile Belt

Kids can fasten these leather belts themselves! The velcro enclosure makes it easy to dress up for the holidays without any hooks or hassle.

Age Range: 2T-12

Get it at myselfbelts.com, $18.95.

BILLY Footwear

These genius adaptive kids shoes feature FlipTop technology with a zipper that runs from one side of the shoe to the other, making it extra easy to slip your foot inside!

Age Range: Toddler 10 to Youth 6

Buy them at BILLYfootwear.com, $55.

Sensory Jeans

These hassle-free, pull-on sensory jeans allow your little ones to dress up or dress down without zippers or rivets.

Age Range: Size 6-20

Available at zappos.com, $35.99.

Denim Weighted Vest

This denim vest eases stress with positioned weight on each shoulder and interior pockets. Supports calm and focus for kids with ADHD, autism, and sensory processing disorder.

Age Range: 4-Teen

Available at funandfunction.com, $69.99.

Adaptive Jumper

Target's Cat & Jack line now offers many adaptive items, like this sensory-friendly cotton jumper. Tag-free and offering a hidden opening for abdominal access, this jumper also boasts shoulder snaps and a side zipper for easy on and off!

Age Range: 2T-5T

Available at target.com, $13.99.

Swing Dress

Not officially adaptive, but this basic cotton swing dress is the perfect holiday ensemble paired with leggings or tights!

Age Range: Micro-Preemie to Teen

Available at kickeepants.com, $36.

Sensory Shirt

With no tags, outside seams and a soft cotton fabric, this sensory-friendly shirt can be paired with the adaptive chinos in this list for a comfortable holiday look.

Age Range: 5-10

Available at etsy.com, $22.

Tagless Footie

This holiday footie is not specifically adaptive, but the brand is made to be comfortable and non-irritating to babies and kids. No tags, covered zippers and lined items ensure no scratchy inside surfaces!

Age Range: Newborn-9 months

Available at buybuybaby.com, $9.99.

Classic Plaid from Magnaready

This collared shirt in classic tartan plaid is a must for the holidays. New from Magnaready, this shirt comes with magnetic fasteners, so all kids have to do is slide in their arms, press the snaps and go! We love that it even has decorative buttons on the outside. 

Available at mangnaready.com, $49.50.


—Kaitlyn Kirby



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