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Mija Style: Child of Mine by Carter’s Spring Collection


Spring will be here before we know it and I’ll soon find myself shopping for baby girl clothes. What I love about Spring and Summer is the simplicity that comes with dressing the kids when they’re little, especially as babies. During the warmer months, my babies usually hang out in onesies and inexpensive sets. Emphasis on inexpensive.

Having a little girl can do some damage to the pocketbook if you’re not careful. There are a lot of little extras that come with having a little girl like tights, diaper panties, and hair accessories so I’ve had to shop smart. I can count on Walmart for inexpensive girly fashion that I can accessorize and dress up with classic items we have on hand.

Take the Child of Mine Sets by Carter’s for example. I love those little things! The spring collection is so adorable and at $7.94, we can afford them all. I styled this kitty set, option “Pink 2” on the product page, with a dainty head band that my friend, Drea, gifted Akilah and a pair of mocs. I’m shopping around for a light denim jacket, preferably second-hand, that she can wear on cool Spring days. Crossing my fingers for a moto jacket, also by Carter’s.


We can’t get enough of Child of Mine by Carter’s. I will definitely be snatching up a few more sets, probably in smaller sizes. Akilah is 5 months old, wearing a size 3-6 months. The pants are a little baggy on her lean legs and I would like for them to fit more like leggings. Underneath the animal print are a set of long legs with a bit of fluff and tiny rolls.

Shopping for her pants is a challenge, but I think if we size down, she’ll have a perfect fit. And in the event that they are a tad short, she’ll still be a cutie patootie giving us a little ankle action.


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  • Reply Jenny

    I know what shopping for girls is like and my girls are only resin. Same thing really. You want the cool, the cute, etc and boy does your wallet take a toll xD

    View Comment February 22, 2016 at 7:32 PM
  • Reply Porshia

    Carters always have a nice selection for young kids. And you are right after having boys , having a little girl can have you spending all of your coins. She is beautiful.

    View Comment February 19, 2016 at 1:44 PM
  • Reply Valerie Robinson

    I have 3 kids ( 2 are girls) so I know what it feels like to want to break the bank on clothes! There is a carters outlet near my house and the temptation is real lol! Cute outfits!

    View Comment February 19, 2016 at 7:07 AM
  • Reply Holly

    That was the cutest outfit. If I ever had a kid…

    View Comment February 18, 2016 at 6:20 PM
  • Reply Stacie

    She is adorbs! And I just love the pastels. Perfect for spring!

    View Comment February 18, 2016 at 2:48 PM
  • Reply Allison Jones

    I love baby clothes and these outfits are too cute! When I have kids, their closets are going to be on point LOL. I know I just won’t be able to resist.


    View Comment February 18, 2016 at 8:11 AM
  • Reply Arnitris

    Your baby is adorable! I have a bit of baby fever right now since my youngest is now 11. When she was this age I loved the Carter’s line. It is good to know they continue to create beautiful clothing.

    View Comment February 18, 2016 at 6:27 AM
  • Reply Mimi "MimiCuteLips" Green

    Your little on is adorable, love her outfit. My daughter is only 4 but my gosh, she is bossy about what she wants to wear. Having a daughter certainly has given my pockets a run for their money.

    View Comment February 17, 2016 at 10:20 PM
  • Reply Mskibibi

    Aww adorable outfit! Great price point too.

    View Comment February 17, 2016 at 8:44 PM
  • Reply Nayrha

    My baby girl is 6 and I still enjoy dressing her up in leggings. Your baby girl is absolutely adorable!

    View Comment February 17, 2016 at 6:39 PM
  • Reply Nancy

    The colors are so pretty! They would make a really lovely gift for my sister…

    View Comment February 17, 2016 at 12:05 PM
  • Reply Yaya

    Cutest outfits ever and your baby girl is adorable too. I don’t have any kids but if I did I would totally put her in leggings and moccasins too

    View Comment February 10, 2016 at 5:24 PM
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