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The Best Baby Stores in Toronto

Posted by Libby Roach / November 7, 2015

baby stores torontoThe best baby stores in Toronto stock more than just cribs. They aim to pacify anxious new parents and offer sage advice on every stage of childhood, from maternity to preschool. Sprinkled throughout Toronto, these shops run the gamut, from high end gift destinations to discount depots for newbie parents.

Here are the best baby stores in Toronto.

Balafant Boutik

Balafant Boutik

St. Clair West area breeders count on Balafant Boutik for more than just butt creams and baby buggies, stellar customer service includes in-home shopping and free assembly. More »

Baby on the Hip

Baby on the Hip

This east side shop stocks its shelves with eco-friendly finds like Substance or Wee Urban and in a clever move, reuses shipping boxes for all of it's web orders. More »

Ella and Elliot

Ella and Elliot

If money is no object for your wannabe Blue Ivy, then this shop is for you. Their furniture looks like it belongs in an art gallery instead of a nursery, though products here are bound to make midnight feeds tasteful. More »

Mini Mioche

Mini Mioche

Organic and eco-friendly is the mantra at Mini Mioche. With shops on West Queen West and in the Distillery District, the company keeps its shelves teeming with super soft bamboo clothing and toys. More »

Lil Niblets

Lil Niblets

One-stop shopping is a dream here on Avenue Road, with a built-in obstacle course for trying out strollers, as well as decent sales on floor model cribs and furniture. More »

Advice from a Caterpillar

Advice from a Caterpillar

While this upscale shop verges on a boutique clothing store, there are some unique finds to be had at this Summerhill outpost, like the Ergo Baby carrier and their lux line of crib bedding. More »

Diaper-eez

Diaper-eez

For the truly committed eco-mom, only reusable diapers will do, and Diaper-eez has got you covered, but here you'll also find green bottles and teething rings. More »

West Coast Kids

West Coast Kids

Already a fave out West, this shop on Bayview took over Mom's to Be and More, stocking it with the safest baby gear, like trendy car seats from Canadian maker Clek. More »

BB Buggy

BB Buggy

Industrious downtowners can rely on BB Buggy to keep their flock well attended to with their well curated list of big brands as well as niche items from Oeuf and Aden + Anais. More »

Dear Born Baby

Dear Born Baby

Uptown and 905 parents can count on Dear Born on Doncaster to carry big brands at easy to digest prices. In-store car seat installation knocks one more thing off your to-do list. More »

Macklem's

Macklem's

This shop has been around since 1945 and still refurbishes retro prams (strollers) from back in addition to a a well curated list of modern baby needs. More »

Marlene's Just Babies

Marlene's Just Babies

Dupont Avenue is home to this well stocked shop, brimming with furniture, strollers and car seats, including free seminars on how to install the seats in your car. More »

Ava's Appletree

Ava's Appletree

A self-proclaimed "Natural Parenting Store," Ava's aims to guide parents into raising kids right from the start with a sustainable and environmentally conscious approach. More »

This Little Piggy

This Little Piggy

This Queen West store will grow with you beyond the baby stage, with backpacks and clothing for preschoolers, adorable onesies and Instagram worthy baby shower gifts. More »

Love Me Do

Love Me Do

Liberty Village parents love this shop for its friendly customer service and easy grab and go gifts (including gift wrapping). More »

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