Little bundles of joy, also known as babies, are deserving of nothing less than the utmost quality in all aspects of life. We understand that as a parent, you want your baby to be swaddled in, entertained by, and cared for with goods that are natural, organic, and nontoxic. But when you’re suddenly drowning in diapers, dealing with a new, baby-centric schedule, and trying to hang on to your sanity, how do you find the time to figure out where to get such goods? We’ve gathered up the best Portland-based child-focused eco boutiques and listed them here for your convenience. Read on for more!
Located in the heart of the Alberta Arts district, this store for all-things-kids wants to make sure that you find that special something for your family or your friend's child. Whether you're interested in trendy, comfortable child attire or toys that invigorate a child's imagination, Grasshopper has exactly what you're looking for. The best part? Everything they sell is non-toxic and eco-friendly, meaning you can indulge without worry! Grasshopper is constantly adding new inventory to their store and listing it on their website, so head online to see what is available for you and your family today!
Where: 1816 NE Alberta, Portland OR
Hours: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., daily
Phone: (503) 335-3131
Focused on providing Portland families with organic, natural, eco-friendly products, EcoBaby Gear is a family owned and operated business that treats you like a member of their own. They feature sustainably crafted rattles and teethers, feeding gear and baby skin care. Want to get out on the go? They sell strollers for your spring and summer time walks around the neighborhood! They also offer support groups for new parents and offer a host of family activities, including baby sign language! Don't hesitate to head out to their spot on Division today!
Where: 2122 SE Division St., Portland OR 97216
Hours: Mon. - Fri: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sat. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Phone: (503) 233-4167
The Bull and The Bee
Travel a touch south of Portland and into the Moreland neighborhood to see what this baby boutique is all about! Need something for you sweet newborn? The Bull and The Bee have got your back. Dedicated to providing the little ones in your life with the highest quality, eco-friendly goods, this boutique covers everything from clothing and nursery items to bath and grooming products! Have a wishlist? They have a gift registry service! Need something for Easter? They've got seasonal goodies that will make your friends and family wonder where you got such great presents. Need more incentive? They're open seven days a week, meaning that whenever you can fit them in, they'll be there to help.
Where: 7044 SE Milwaukie Ave., Portland, OR
Hours: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily
Phone: (503) 235-2855
Organic and trend-setting, Black Wagon is where you need to go for all those clothing items and accessories on your list. Black Wagon’s merchandise runs the gamut from apparel, toys, books to furniture, bedding and decor, not to mention that more than half of their inventory is supplied by local Portland designers! They've got everything you need for you or your friends' kids, ages brand new to 12! Plus, they're stationed on Mississippi, meaning that you can roll out of their store in environment-approved, North Portland style!
Where: 3964 N Mississippi Ave., Portland OR 97227
Monday - Saturday: 11:00AM - 6:00PM
Phone: (503) 916-0000
Online at: https://blackwagon.com/
Founded on providing the healthiest, eco-friendly, and stylish products, PoshBaby knows that design, reliability, and sound production are the trifecta when it comes to goods for your kids. PoshBaby refers to itself as a lifestyle boutique, and one trip to their store proves it! They've got it all, from furniture and sleeping gear to carseats and diaper bags. The founders are parents, so they get the hassle of a schedule and offer call-ahead ordering for in-store pickup! They want to make sure that you're having just as good of a time as your child will with the goods from their store, so PoshBaby does their best to make their products sustainable, stylish and affordable. Don't wait, head to their store in the Pearl District or jump online to check out their incredibly aesthetic website now!
Where: 916 NW 10th Ave., Portland OR
Hours: Mon. - Thu. 10:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Fri. & Sat.10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Phone: (503) 478 - 7674