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23rd Jun 2016

10 Totally Terrific Presents For A Cool Little Dude

Trine Jensen-Burke

Is there a little boy’s birthday in your near future?

Don’t panic. We have dug up the coolest presents possible, ones that are bound to go down a treat with the both the birthday boy himself and his design- and trend conscious mama too.

You’re welcome!

1. Organic Cotton Bear print sweater

We love Irish brand Frank & Nora, and all their organic cotton goodies! This sweater just melted our hearts, between the gorgeous hue and the even cuter bear-print, we can’t wait to get one for our own little dudes.

Get it: €20 at


2. Giant Paris Colour-In Poster

Give his fine motor skills (and geographical knowledge) a big workout with this amazing (1×1 m) colour-in poster.

Get it: €21 from


3. Metal Bookend

If this cool bookend doesn’t encourage him to keep his bookshelf tidy, we don’t know what will.

Get it: €7,99 in H&M


4. Striped Skull Tee

You can’t really go wrong with stripes and skulls when it comes to little boys, no? We love this cool long-sleeved tee from Irish store Seredipity Kids.

Get it: €29.90 from

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5. Handpainted Sleepy Fox Cushion

We have fallen hook, like and sinker for Donegal mum Natasha Peter’s sweet hand-painted cushions, throws and blankets. Perfect for a little guy’s first big-boy room!

Get: €20 from Etsy


6. Organic Cotton Tee

Perfectly cool for summer, we think!

Get it: £12.99 from

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7. Large Cotton Tipi

Made in France, these gorgeous tipis are perfect for kids to play in the garden and create a whole world of their own or to leave in a corner of their bedroom or playroom.

Get it: £155.00 from

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8. Sleepy Cuddly Lion

Nwah! We kind of want this guy for ourselves!

Get it: €45 from Kids Store Dublin at Powerscourt Townhouse

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9. Mini Cross-Body Bag

A mini hipster-in-the-making? This is perfect.

Get it: €12,99 from


10. Pirate Island Print

Now, tell us what little boy wouldn’t just love this cool pirate print for his bedroom wall? This made-in-Ireland artwork fits perfectly into the Ribba series frames from IKEA – or, for an even cooler look, why not washi tape it directly to the wall?

Get it: €18 from


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