First he pulled up to stand, then he cruised around the coffee table, and now your kiddo’s ready to walk. Baby needs a new pair of shoes. We’ve found 15 pairs for your little one’s first steps that aren’t just cute – they’re functional, too. Click through to find everything from sweet, soft-soled Mary Janes to sturdy sneakers ready for outdoor adventures.


RECESS NYC offers oh-so-stylish (and splurge-worthy) booties in three different looks - the pink Parker Hightop, black Charlie Boot, and embroidered Austin Mocc. Padded insoles cushion little feet and 100 percent leather flexes with each wobbly step.

Pair to try: Charlie Boot; available at, $72.

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