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At The Trendy Tot, I strive to create handmade clothing for children 2-10 that is not only unique and fun, but can stand up to the rigors of the playground and the washing machine.

How does that happen?

Well, I'm glad you asked! My clothing starts with characters and designs that I draw and sketch with input from my secret weapon--my 8 year old little Cat Lady. Once I have a kid-approved design, I then use colorful, durable, machine-washable pre-shrunk fabrics to bring my creation to life. Finally, to reach the final stage, product samples must survive the "kid test" and must perform well not only on the playground, but in hot water and a hot dryer. Once a design passes the test and is ready for production, it is made right here in Massachusetts in small batches using professional equipment by me, and me alone…

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  • Joined August 24, 2008

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fabric, paper, paint

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About

At The Trendy Tot, I strive to create handmade clothing for children 2-10 that is not only unique and fun, but can stand up to the rigors of the playground and the washing machine.

How does that happen?

Well, I'm glad you asked! My clothing starts with characters and designs that I draw and sketch with input from my secret weapon--my 8 year old little Cat Lady. Once I have a kid-approved design, I then use colorful, durable, machine-washable pre-shrunk fabrics to bring my creation to life. Finally, to reach the final stage, product samples must survive the "kid test" and must perform well not only on the playground, but in hot water and a hot dryer. Once a design passes the test and is ready for production, it is made right here in Massachusetts in small batches using professional equipment by me, and me alone.

I hope you and your kiddo enjoy my clothing and accessories as much as I do making them!






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