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6 Shops for child friendly shopping in Shrewsbury

Shopping for the littlest members of your family has never been easier. Shrewsbury has an expansive array of child focused retailers, from nationals to independents and designer-makers.

Check out our guide for kid friendly shopping before you send your little ones back to school in September.

Button and Bear, Castle Street

Button and Bear is Shropshire's first dedicated children's bookshop. Located on Castle Street, they stock gifts, toys and books suitable from birth to the end of primary school.

This is bolstered by their ever expanding schedule of book signings, including a recent visit from internationally renowned children's author Julia Donaldson, and child focused events which are hosted in their picturesque 'Woodland Room'.

Polly Pea, Shrewsbury Market Hall

Located in Shrewsbury's historic Market Hall, Polly Pea creates and sells lovingly handmade children's clothing and accessories, using unusual fabrics and colour combinations.

From headbands to rompers and leggings to hoodies; each item is bespoke. With a number of eclectic fabrics in stock, owner and creative seamstress Sarah is happy to take on any personalised orders.

Odd Bunnies, Shrewsbury Market Hall

Odd Bunnies is a source of impeccably well-designed and unique baby gifts, cards, toys and nursery décor.

Located in the Market Hall, owner Emily is passionate about supporting small brands with a vision for innovative and eco-sensitive products. Many of the products she sells are lovingly designed and produced by small family run businesses within the UK.

Jojo Maman Bébé, The Square

Jojo Maman Bebe is the one stop shop for all your child's needs. Based in the town Square, they offer competitively priced, fashionable maternity wear, adorable but practical baby and children’s clothing and comprehensive collection of nursery products to cover the period from pregnancy to pre-school.

Toggs and Cloggs, Princess Street

Located on Princess Street, Toggs and Cloggs is passionate about providing customers with exactly what they want. They stock bright, classical and country clothing, gifts and shoes for children, as well as various items for women.

There are friendly and experienced fitters on hand to help find the best fitting shoe for every child. Toggs and Cloggs provide both full and half sizes with width fittings from very narrow to very wide.

Smiggle, Darwin Shopping Centre

Smiggle is an Australian company providing colourful, fun, fashion-forward stationery – perfect for school!

Located within the Darwin Shopping Centre, you can pick up everything and anything stationery related, from bags to pencil cases, from toys to notebooks. The products are bold and quirky, with colourful graphics, and will be a great hit with any child, no matter the age.