8 reasons we’re dressing the kids at Dunnes Stores this holiday season
Oh the weather outside is frightful... and you know what that means; it's time to cuddle up and get cosy indoors!
Dressing the kids for the upcoming whirlwind of Santa visits and parties can be a chore, but this year we're sorting out their winter wardrobes along with the grocery shop at Dunnes Stores.
Not only are the aisles wide and the options plentiful, they also stock everything you need to ensure your growing brood looks adorable in those family photos.
From gorgeous dresses and outfits for baby's first Christmas to cool, trendy picks for fussy tweens, Dunnes Stores has seasonal style locked down.
The best bit? You can get it all done in one visit and there are bargains galore online and in-store right now.
Multitask your way into the holiday season with our pick of the best reasons to leave winter wardrobe stress at the door and deck out the kids at Ireland's most tried and trusted retailer.
1. Fashion-forward styling (that won't break the bank)
Kids grow fast, so even a capsule winter wardrobe needs to be affordable. Dunnes Stores' pretty detailing and luxe fabrics mean your little party-goer can look like a princess for less.
Navy Brocade Dress, €25-€28, ages 6mths to 4yrs, Fur Jacket €18-€20, ages 6mths to 4yrs, Ballerina Shoes €14, Sequin Hairband €4, Dunnes Stores
2. A range of sizes (perfect for coordinating)
Sure, it may not be an everyday occurrence, but matching outfits for siblings are a classic choice for the family Christmas photo. At Dunnes Stores you can find each piece in a range of sizes, making shopping simple. This stunning ensemble is available in sizes from 6 months to 5 years.
Tartan Dress €25- €28, Coat €30-€35, Red Hat €9/€10, Patent Shoe €14, Dunnes Stores
3. Next day delivery
Don't fancy leaving the house in the driving rain? Once the kids are packed off to bed (or happily watching a movie), make a cuppa and fill your basket with fashionable finds for the whole family on the Dunnes Stores website. With free delivery on all orders over €50 and next-day delivery when you place your order before 10pm Sunday to Friday, you can tick the outfit shop off your list from the comfort of your living room.
4. Trendy, durable winter wear
Everyone knows kids' clothing can take a pummeling, so quality should be front and centre when choosing outerwear. At Dunnes Stores, you can choose stylish coats and jackets your little fashionista will love, safe in the knowledge they'll go the distance and keep them warm throughout the chilly season.
Strap Shoe €12, sizes 4i to 8, Parka Jacket €20/€25, sizes 6-9mths, 3-4yrs, Shirt and bowtie €10/€12, 6-9mths, 3-4yrs, Stretch Jean €10/€12, Hat €6, Dunnes Stores
5. Fun partywear for all occasions
Whether it's a glamorous family wedding or a neighbourhood birthday party, you'll find the sweetest looks for kids of all ages at Dunnes Stores.
Pom Pom Ballerina Shoes €15, Organza dress €28/€30, age 3/10 yrs, Cardi €14/€16, age 3-10 yrs, Velvet Bow €3, Dunnes Stores
6. The experts do the styling for you...
Don't have the time to find the perfect shirt or a matching cardi with a cranky toddler in-tow? Relax; Dunnes Stores has taken care of those all-important finishing touches for you. Just pick your favourite combos and take all the credit!
Hoodie €14-€16, 3-10 yrs, Sequin Top €9/€10, 3yrs -10Yrs, Knit Skinny €14/€16, Beanie €8, Boys Fashion Top €18, Dunnes Stores
7. Dunnes Stores have jim-jams galore
One of the best parts about the darker evenings is popping on a cosy set of pyjamas before story time! Dunnes Stores sleepwear selection is supremely comfy and soft... with plenty of cool choices for those tween slumber parties! The Sleepwear range comes in a range of sizes from 3yrs up to 33”-34”.
Boys and Girls Fleece Pyjamas, €7, Dunnes Stores
8. Shoes in every style and colour
The finishing touch to any outfit, shoes pull a look together. Don't settle for anything less than the best when it comes to fit for those little toes however; Dunnes Stores is as serious about comfort as it is about style. Get your little girls party glam with these fab ballerina pumps, available in five colours and amazing value too at only €5!
Ballerina Pumps, €5, in a range of colours and sizes, Dunnes Stores
Browse the very latest in comfy and cosy quality sleepwear, partywear and kidswear in your local Dunnes Stores or visit the website to shop online.