With warmer weather and Easter Sunday just around the corner, there's no time like the present to start dressing your tot in frilly, girly, eco-friendly spring dresses. We found plenty of fab frocks for the littlest eco fashionistas made from organic cotton, previously worn clothing and more featuring pretty prints, ruffles and colors that exude the spring-iness of the season. Read on to find the perfect eco-friendly spring dress for your little girl.
Upcycled from a previously worn woman’s top, it’s the details of this pretty spring dress that make it so fantastic — adjustable straps with large button embellishments, a tie belt and floral applique. We also love the energetic floral pattern. Chabuki creates clothing for kids plus jewelry for women using recycled, reused, discontinued and broken pieces. Another top pick? The rose recycled t-shirt dress.
This sweetly simple dress is the perfect sunny style for trip to the park, a birthday party, or even a beach day. The dress is handmade from yellow organic cotton fabric with crocheted detailing. Smart adjustability helps to extend the life of the dress for fast-growing tots with handmade buttons at the shoulder straps and the crocheted yoke, which can be adjusted with ribbon.
In a chocolate and ivory print, this sophisticated little frock from Minnesota designer Butters and Beans is sweet for Easter Sunday and spring weddings. The fabrics is 100% certified organic cotton aside from the organic cotton blend trimming, which brings a splash of fun color to the dress.
Fabulously priced at just $15 you can’t go wrong with this grows-with-her peasant dress. Boutique Mia and More is the eco-friendly sister of Dallas clothing shop Boutique Mia featuring Scandinavian design for children. The owner decided to start the second shop to help clean up and organize her first, and in turn finding a new home for retired fabrics, remnants and recycled clothing. This peasant dress was upcycled from an adult dress shirt. As a dress it fits sizes 3T through 5T, but it will fit as a top for 6-year-olds to 8-year-olds — giving the piece an extra-long life in your little girl’s wardrobe.
With puffy sleeves, green piping and a classic print, this play dress is the perfect frock for your little doll to run around in this spring. Team Chipmunk‘s moto “Timeless clothes from vintage textiles” describes their offering perfectly as every piece they create, including this eco-friendly dress, is made from 100% upcycled vintage and reclaimed fabric.
The Ruffle Roo Watermelon dress from Go Gently Baby is the perfect pink pick for babies 12 months to 2 years old. Made from 100% organic woven cotton and detailed with plenty of ruffles, this frock also has a big kangaroo pocket that toddlers will love stuffing full of toys and other goodies.
Yes, little ones in white attract dirt like nothing else, but we still think they look angelic and adorable in the daring hue, and this Ivory Ruffle Dress from Dress Baby Beautifully is no exception. Handmade from ivory organic cotton and available in sizes from newborn to 4T we love this eco-friendly dress for babies and toddlers. Layers upon layers of ruffles give this dress fun movement as your kid runs, jumps, and skips through spring.