It won’t be long before Baltimore has more stores for chic, hipster toddlers than it does for chic, hipster adults. But now that even minivan ads chide “just because you’re a parent, doesn’t mean you have to be lame,” it shouldn’t be a surprise that being 2 feet tall is no longer an excuse for dressing lame. Urban Baby specializes in stylish but budget-friendly clothes for birth up to 6 years, designed by super-small labels. Your baby can be the little Man in Black with a Johnny Cash one-sie from Sourpuss and your little kitten will love the Rock & Rattle Kitty Hoodzie, complete with leopard-lined ears.
Savvy adored the red grease monkey coveralls and Mini Rotation T-shirts. And, yes, there are tutus in all colors, but true urban babies toughen it up with one of the fabulous gray metallic bomber jackets and pair it with teal metallic Sweet Janes. Her fave? The Llum retro-mod dresses, in such trendy colors Savvy wished they came in her size. A girl can dream…3608 Falls Road, 410-366-2270