Flower girls and ring bearers are adorable additions to any wedding party. After all, who can resist watching the little ones walking down the aisle in their flouncy dresses and dapper suits? If you're on the hunt for formal kids' clothing in Singapore, take your pick from our round-up of stylish, wedding-appropriate options for your little attendants and prepare to be aww-ed.
If you can afford to splash out on designer threads for a fancy affair, this über chic kids’ boutique stocks dressy options from over 80 different labels, including Little Marc Jacobs and Stella McCartney Kids. Make a beeline for Lanvin Petite’s chic party frocks, dandy boys’ clothing from Hitch-Hiker, and BOSS Kids’ collection of elegant dresses and smart suits.
Kids 21, various outlets including #B1-52 The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 2 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018972, p. 6304 3556.
Luxury threads for less? Yes, it's possible! Consider this The Outnet for kids. If you fancy dressing your little one in designer labels like Dolce and Gabbana, Burberry, and Little Marc Jacobs, you can now do so without breaking the bank. Mini Outfitters offers some sweet discounts of up to 70% on past-season collections. So nab that snazzy Armani Junior blazer or Oscar-worthy Gucci dress while stocks last!
High Street stores
For affordable togs with decent mileage (until the next growth spurt, at least!), look no further than H&M. Here you’ll be able to nab pocket-friendly options in a variety of styles: cheery dresses and tutu skirts for girls and short-sleeved shirts, blazers, jackets, straw fedoras for the boys.
H&M, various locations including Orchard Building, 1 Grange Road, Singapore 239693, p. 6235 1459.
This Spanish high street giant has the latest fashion trends down pat for grown-ups and kids alike. Boys will look like little gentlemen in their woven blazers, well-fitted shirts, pique trousers, and derby shoes; while girls have their pick of fashionable dresses, handbags, and ballet flats.
Zara, various locations including #B2-03, ION Orchard, 2 Orchard Turn, Singapore 238801, p. 6509 8840.
Marks & Spencer
Trust M&S to have everything your young ’uns need for an absolutely darling wedding get-up – after all, the Brits are experts in posh style. From darling crochet and lace dresses to three-piece sets with shirts, ties and blazers bundled together, you’re sure to find something your kids will wear with panache.
Marks & Spencer, various locations including #01-01 Wheelock Place, 501 Orchard Road, Singapore 238880, p. 6733 8122.
Looking for wedding clothes with a modern edge? Mango has some excellent choices, such as drop-waist dresses with cute ruffles, striped jackets, relaxed chinos, and clean-cut oxford shirts.
Mango Kids, #01-185 VivoCity, 1 Harbourfront Walk, Singapore 098585, p. 6376 9478.
Chateau de Sable
This French label is all about comfortable clothes with a dash of Parisian flair. We love Chateau de Sable's collection of preppy blazers for boys and its contemporary take on mini cheongsams.
Chateau de Sable, various locations including #02-13 Tanglin Mall, 163 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247933, p. 6836 9170.
Awash with bold primary colours and softer pastels, this classic French brand offers a collection of casual yet preppy dresses, checked shirts, and trousers that would made your little attendants look cute-as-a-button and très chic.
Petit Bateau, various locations including #02-31 Tanglin Mall, 163 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247933, p.6235 4006.
Attending a traditional Chinese wedding and tea ceremony? Hop over to this homegrown label for oh-so-cute cheongsams and shirts with mandarin collars.
The Elly Store, #02-29 Cluny Court, 501 Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 259760, p. 6466 8718.
Carrying a range of contemporary and chic apparel for children aged 0 to 14 years old, this premium online boutique will turn your little ones into mini style stars. Choose from designers like Sonia Rykiel Enfant or up-and-coming labels such as Belle Chiara and Le Petit Tom for kids' formalwear at its best. Our personal fave? Tutu du Monde's selection of dreamy organza and tulle dresses and dapper wingtip shoes from Italian footwear brand Galluci. Free shipping to Singapore for orders above US$50.
Suitable for infants and kids from 0-8 years old, Coo carries designer pieces with a quirky strain of cool from labels like Munster Kids, Mini Rodini and Gro Company. Options that caught our eye include a three-piece cardigan, shorts and shirt set with matching baker boy caps, fun printed cap-sleeve dresses, and frou frou babies’ dresses with matching socks and headbands. Delivery rate of $6.50 for orders within Singapore.
Le Petit Society
Founded by two Singaporeans, this Hong Kong-based label designs cool, playful clothes for babies and kids from 2 to 7 years old. We love their tulle dresses, versatile collared shirts and bright skinny trousers. They also have sweet hair clips and metallic ballet shoes for tiny mademoiselles. Free standard shipping for orders above HKD600.
We weren't kidding when we said BHLDN is a treasure trove for everything wedding related: gorgeous bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses, and of course, dreamy frocks for flower girls. Be charmed by the sweetest collection of ethereal options in ivory, white or pink – complete with bows, ruffles, tulle skirts, and lace details.
Founded by a husband-and-wife duo with an eye for style, Dreams Avenue sources their children’s clothes from all over the region. No matter if it’s a designer piece or wholesale gem, their selections look utterly precious. Find tutu dresses with Oriental details, twirl-y dresses with matching handbags, and wee tuxes with suspender pants. Free courier delivery in Singapore for orders above $80.
Carting in trendy and wallet-friendly clothes for girls, this online parenting and kids’ store has great finds like vintage-inspired Peter Pan-collar dresses from Korea and modern cheongsams from A, Apple Pie. Free courier delivery in Singapore for orders above S$60.
Tots & Earl
Little ladies will feel like royalty in the dainty dresses from this online shop, which has clothes for babies and kids aged 6 months to 7 years old. Free shipping for all orders within Singapore.
My Little Tux
Need a ringbearer’s suit pronto, but aren’t keen on spending time combing through shops? This nifty rental service lets you rent a tux in various sizes to suit boys of ages, with prices starting from a mere $30. Choose from a polished five-piece grey suit to a stately looking white tuxedo complete with a cummerbund.