There are plenty of reasons why you might want to find some fun and convenient children’s clothing stores on your next trip to Santa Barbara. For replacing a stained shirt, finding a great gift, or just perusing for a little one you want to spoil—these are the best children’s clothing stores in Santa Barbara.

Jake & Jones

Jake and Jones is a local clothing boutique founded by a local mother, and its selection is both thoughtful and practical. Moms can find a nice outfit for dinner, something to sleep in, and something for themselves at this women’s-and-children’s clothing hybrid.

Jake & Jones. 136 E Canon Perdido St. Santa Barbara, CA

Happy Little Hippos

Perfect for new parents, and friends of new parents looking for gifts, Happy Little Hippos focuses on baby gear, furniture, maternity wear, and children’s clothing. If you left something at home, or something broke or got stained, this place will probably have an adorable replacement for you.

Happy Little Hippos. 2919 De La Vina St. Santa Barbara, CA

Peanuts Maternity & Kids

Another maternity wear and baby gear spot, Peanuts Maternity can serve as a practical resource for parents of infants and pregnant parents on the road. Additionally, the shop has a fantastic selection of toys and stuffed animals.

Peanuts Maternity & Kids. 9 E Figueroa St. Santa Barbara, CA

Polar Bear

This mom-and-pop shop is one of the most beloved and well-stocked secondhand shops in Santa Barbara. Get your kids started on the hip thrifting life early, and find a large selection of clothes and toys at reasonable prices.

Polar Bear. 726 Anacapa St. Santa Barbara, CA

Chicken Little

Chicken Little is definitely more of a toy store than a clothing store, but there are still plenty of great, colorful wears here for the young ones. Just warning, if you bring the kids in here, it will be tough to leave without getting them one of the many amazing toys on display.

Chicken Little. 1236 State St. Santa Barbara, CA

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