MUM’S BLACK BOOK 15 great online baby stores

On the hunt for babycare items but have no clue where to start? These online shops have you covered!

Flip through our gallery or swipe left for more
Flip through our gallery or swipe left for more
11 May 2017

Flip through our gallery or swipe left for more


With so many options to consider, shopping for baby items can be stressful, if not a nightmare with an infant in tow. So, instead of visiting brick and mortar stores, why not go online? With e-stores, you have the freedom to shop whenever and wherever you like ― buy on the go, or from the comfort of your own home.


Nor will you get frus because you’ve wasted time making a trip to the store only to discover that the item you wanted is sold out. When you shop online, some sites alert you when the item you want is in stock. Others offer items that are cheaper than those found in physical stores.

 

From baby clothes to nano-sized furniture, these amazing local e-stores have everything a mum could possibly need or want. Scroll through our photo gallery to check them out!

 

Main photo: iStock

Agape Babies
Agape Babies
11 May 2017

Agape Babies

WHAT From organic baby food and skincare, to carriers… Agape Babies offers all these and much more in their more than 5,000-item wide inventory. Besides bringing in popular items mums adore, they deliver within two days and have a seven-day return or exchange policy!
PRICE RANGE From $5.30 for a door-stopper cushion to $659 for a microfibre bumper bed.
WHY WE LOVE IT The very stable website is easy to navigate while the checkout process sssis hassle-free. They reply quickly to enquiries as well!
LOOK OUT FOR… The Cloud B Hugginz Musical Plushie Bear and the Skip Hop Grab & Go Double Bottle Bag.

BabyOnline
BabyOnline
11 May 2017

BabyOnline

WHAT BabyOnline’s founder ― a mother of three ― sources the best products from around the globe for your little one, so you’ll have access to a wide range of buys that fit every price point.
PRICE RANGE From $1.30 for a pencil sharpener to $3,435 for a car seat, stroller and rocker set.
WHY WE LOVE IT The tabs are divided clearly into various categories, so it is easy to find an item you’re looking for on their website. We also dig the impressive selection of appealing items!
LOOK OUT FOR… The Totseat Washable Squashable Highchair and the Trunki Freddle suitcase.

Baby Style Icon
Baby Style Icon
11 May 2017

Baby Style Icon

WHAT Baby Style Icon was started by social media-influencer mums Tjin Lee and Xiaxue (Wendy Cheng) because the former had trouble finding cute and stylish baby clothes when her elder son arrived. Featuring brands from around the world, it’s dedicated to offering affordably-priced clothes. Free local delivery if you purchase over $50 worth.
PRICE RANGE From $18 for a pocket tee to $89 for Capri loafers.
WHY WE LOVE IT The website has a simple layout that is easy to navigate. Parents of boys will love this website as they pay special attention to boy clothes. Parents with girls, don’t worry! They carry quite a few pieces for your little princess as well.
LOOK OUT FOR… The Trinosaurus Pocket Onesie and the Odette Long Tutu.

Caramel + Lollie
Caramel + Lollie
11 May 2017

Caramel + Lollie

WHAT Boasting over 10 years’ experience working with children’s clothing, Caramel + Lollie's range is specially designed so as not to restrict mini-dynamos’ active lifestyles. Clothes and accessories come in a wide selection of quirky and colourful designs, so you’ll be spoilt for choice.
PRICE RANGE From $8.90 for a babydoll shirt to $29.90 for a dress.
WHY WE LOVE IT Their quality clothes come in wide range of designs and are very affordable.
LOOK OUT FOR… The Mustache shirt and the floral embroidery dress.

Cuckoo Little Lifestyle Store
Cuckoo Little Lifestyle Store
11 May 2017

Cuckoo Little Lifestyle Store

WHAT Founded in 2013, Cuckoo Little Lifestyle Store sells mostly furniture and funky room decorations for your little bean. It stocks unique items from the world over, including limited-edition pieces and contemporary designs such as teepees and copies. Check their store out for wall decals and animal heads as well as toys and accessories like wands!
PRICE RANGE From $5 for a hair clips to $3,995 for a loft bed.
WHY WE LOVE IT Their whimsical decorations and furniture are fun and eye-catching, and will definitely up the aesthetics in your little champ’s room!
LOOK OUT FOR… The Bookcase on Wheels and the Babou Shelves.

Dear Baby
Dear Baby
11 May 2017

Dear Baby

WHAT It started as a physical store in 2009 but Dear Baby opened an online store soon after. It has since grown rapidly and is now one of Singapore’s top baby and children online stores reailing baby toys, shoes, accessories and even nursery wall decorations!
PRICE RANGE From $5.90 for a box of crayons to $936 for a stroller.
WHY WE LOVE IT The extensive variety of items available, as well as the in-depth explanation given for each product, eases your online shopping experience.
LOOK OUT FOR… The Munchkin Inflatable Safety Duck Tub and the RoomMates Babysaurus Peel & Stick Wall Decals.

Elly
Elly
11 May 2017

Elly

WHAT Best known for their Chinese New Year cheongsams and mandarin-collared shirts, Elly believes that children’s clothes can be beautiful without compromising on comfort and practicality. It also offers a range of art prints on sale that can be used to decorate your kid’s rooms or nursery! You will be entitled to their free delivery if your order is over $100.
PRICE RANGE From $13 for a pair of girl panties to $99 for Athena sandals.
WHY WE LOVE IT Though the cute togs Elly produces in different designs and colours are CNY-ready, we love that these can be worn year-round!
LOOK OUT FOR… The Cheongsam in Red Gingko Leaf and the Mandarin-collared Shirt in Blue Pandas.

HannaBe
HannaBe
11 May 2017

HannaBe

WHAT Get luxurious, yet affordable organic clothing at HannaBe and enjoy shopping here without burning a hole in your wallet!
PRICE RANGE From $16.90 for a sleeveless T-shirt to $95 for a hooded bathrobe.
WHY WE LOVE IT The easy-to-navigate website has a visually appealing layout. You can even throw in a bunch of beautiful flowers if you’re ordering a gift!
LOOK OUT FOR… The Bubble Romper and the Lea Organic Muslin Swaddle.

Happy Monkey
Happy Monkey
11 May 2017

Happy Monkey

WHAT Though this eco-friendly store carries mum and baby items, Happy Monkey focuses on organic clothing for kids. If you are in the mood to indulge, it even sells alcohol-free wine and toxin free nail polishes for mummies! Free delivery for orders $50 and above.
PRICE RANGE From $1.85 for unbleached bamboo pocket tissues to $68 for baby pyjamas.
WHY WE LOVE IT The website is very user-friendly and their eco-friendly items are attractively priced.
LOOK OUT FOR… The Mori Baby Cardigan and the Silkberry Girl Swing Top.

Jarrons and Co
Jarrons and Co
11 May 2017

Jarrons and Co

WHAT This e-store develops or sources innovative kid’s products of all ages. With special deals year-round, do check back often to find out if the item you have your eye on has had its price slashed. Jarrons and Co also promise that their products undergo strict quality checks to meet international safety and quality standards before going on sale.
PRICE RANGE From $3.50 for a mini puzzle to $3,398 for a play bed with sliding tower.
WHY WE LOVE IT You can get answers to your queries on the spot via the online chat! 
LOOK OUT FOR… The Explorer & More Egg Shaker Trio and Mate Stay-Put Mat + Plate from Skip Hop.

Le Petit Society
Le Petit Society
11 May 2017

Le Petit Society

WHAT Founded in 2012 by Singaporean couple Robyn Liang and Dylan Ong, you’ll find a large collection of chic and comfortable clothes and shoes, as well as toys, at Le Petit Society for kids till age 12. Plus, you can even go matchy-matchy with junior as it also has items for parents!
PRICE RANGE From $6 for a mini-crown clip to $113 for a fur-edged parka. 
WHY WE LOVE IT The top of the page has a lookbook tab, so that you can draw inspiration on how to style your tot. Plus, each look links to the item that’s showcased, so you can easily purchase it! 
LOOK OUT FOR…The Baby Romper in Splatter Print and the Blue Dress with Diamond Print.

Little Baby
Little Baby
11 May 2017

Little Baby

WHAT While most online baby stores are founded by mums, Little Baby was founded by dad Daniel Ho! The products are carefully chosen from either local or overseas suppliers to ensure that they are authentic. Little Baby is also the exclusive distributor for B Box Baby Essentials products and Haha no Yume 母の夢 in Singapore. Enjoy free shipping for purchases above $50. First-time customers will also get 10 per cent off their purchases when they apply the “TAKE10” discount code during checking out.
PRICE RANGE From $7.90 for disposable breast pads to $1,999 for an Origami stroller.
WHY WE LOVE IT With prompt delivery, customers can expect to receive their order within three days. Audrey Lau says, “Delivery was done by Daniel himself as I needed the blankets urgently. Great customer service!”
LOOK OUT FOR… The Charlie Bears Baby Organic Leopold Lion and the Haha no Ume Hinata Romper.

Mothercare
Mothercare
11 May 2017

Mothercare

WHAT You could say this is your one-stop shop as Mothercare offers everything from healthcare products such as sunscreen and gum wipes to strollers. Customers can find both mother and baby products at affordable prices at this British institution that has a 50+ year history.
PRICE RANGE From $3.89 for a bottle brush to $2,138 for a Bugaboo Donkey stroller.
WHY WE LOVE IT Every category features a useful advice and information tab consisting of a buyer’s guide, product details, as well as tips on how to choose the correct product for your baby! 
LOOK OUT FOR… The Adidas Kids AltaSwim Sandals and the Aztec Bodysuit and Bibshorts set.

Pupsik Studio
Pupsik Studio
11 May 2017

Pupsik Studio

\WHAT Founded by Tan Su Ling, Pupsik Studio was originally a home-based studio retailing stylish and comfy baby pouch carriers. It has since evolved into a website that carries useful baby and parenting products from numerous brands.
PRICE RANGE From $1.80 for a Frosch sponge to $1,599 for an Origami stroller. 
WHY WE LOVE IT You name it, you’ll probably find your baby or mummy must-have here, everything from breast pumps to diaper rash cream!
LOOK OUT FOR… The Pupsik Adjustable Sling and the Nexcare ColdHot Maternity Compress.

Tinydipity
Tinydipity
11 May 2017

Tinydipity

WHAT Check out this store if you’re on the lookout for organic and environmentally-friendly buys. Laurel Tan, Tinydipity’s founder, was in search of the purest baby products as her son, Kyle, has incredibly sensitive skin. You can rest easy knowing that their range is made from only the best materials as Tan has personally tested them all. Free delivery on all orders within Singapore.
PRICE From $3.50 for a name tag to $109.90 for a striped relaxed jumpsuit.
WHY WE LOVE IT The website has a clean, modular design with lots of white. We also love the complimentary local delivery!
LOOK OUT FOR… The Love Mae Bamboo Dining Set and the Modeerska Huset Going for a Ride Dress.

Check out SmartParents' product reviews here.

In case you missed these stories…

Track your baby’s milestones — Age-appropriate toys

Protect baby — help her play safely

11 tips to saving up during pregnancy