Buying baby gear can be an overwhelming experience. Save yourself a lot of work by checking out one of these boutique stores. You’ll receive expert advice and can test drive strollers, high chairs, carriers and cribs – plus buy unique and high-quality gifts for baby showers or birthday parties. Read on to find out why Red Tricycle’s top picks are worth getting on the subway for instead of settling for store closest to your apartment or shopping online.
Lullaby Baby in Park Slope
In this airy boutique store filled with modern finds for tots, knowledgable owner Yossi gives honest advice on baby gear. You’ll find a decent array of strollers, high chairs and cribs, including popular brands like UPPABaby and Bugaboo that you’ll want to check out in person before making the big purchase. Beyond the big stuff, you'll find little giftable goodies (toys, books, clothing) from brands like Haba and Skip Hop. You can also set up a gift registry in-store so your friends can buy the items you really need (and want) without going to a big box store.
488 5th Avenue
Brooklyn, Ny 11215
Hours: Mon. - Thurs. & Sun., 10:00 am - 7:00 pm; Fri 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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