Want to make sure your kid has comfy, long-lasting clothes? Marin children’s stores have got you covered. No matter where you are in the county, there’s a shop right down the street that you can dash into and grab what you need. You might be surprised by just how much you can find within your own neighborhood. The 2023 readers’ choice Best of the County winner is SeeSaw Children’s’ Consignment (pictured above). For the rest of the Marin Magazine‘s Best of Marin County Kids Stores picks see below.
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We’ve broken it down by region: Southern, Central, and Northern Marin.
With a focus on natural and organic products, Sprout is a perfect addition to Mill Valley. You won’t find any chemicals or pollutants here, so for those who don’t want to spend hours researching brands and products to check, simply stop by Sprout where they’ve already done all that and are here to help you create a healthy home, first and foremost. Hours are 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
12 Miller Ave., Mill Valley, 415.389.1312
The Larkspur Poppy Store location opened in 2011 and has brought their vision of dressing children like children with select brands from Paris and New York. Open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
2413 Larkspur Landing Circle, Larkspur, 415.464.0222
From babies to tweens, boys and girls, Secret Garden Enchanting Children’s Clothing has options for any occasion from formal, flower girl, holy communion, and more. Open Monday through Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
180 Bon Air Center, Greenbrae, 415.464.9294
Easily accessible in downtown San Anselmo, SeeSaw is a one-stop shop for any children’s clothing, no matter what your budget is. If your child is going to outgrow their shirts in a year, it’s not hard to see why consignment might be a better choice than brand-new. SeeSaw also offers books, toys, and art supplies, so there’s no need to stop off at Target afterward. Hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Sunday.
722 San Anselmo Ave., San Anselmo, 415.295.7979
Boasting a separate play spot for kids while the adults do their shopping, alongside an easy-breezy online store that makes ordering from home smooth and painless, Village Child is an ideal store for anyone managing a child or two. Right in the heart of Novato, it’s easy to get to, too. Make sure to check out the shop’s Posh Peanut collections! Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Sunday.
869 Grant Ave., Novato, 415.493.6924