Say Cheese

Bio toothbrush Bunny by Jack ‘N’ Jill, Dh26.50,

With soft, recyclable nylon bristles and an ergonomic  cornstarch handle, this biodegradable toothbrush takes 90 days to break down in a commercial compost, compared to the hundreds of years that a standard plastic toothbrush would take. 

Spill Catcher

Organic muslin bib, Dh42, Marmarland

These certified organic cotton muslin bibs are both eco-conscious and gentle on baby’s skin. Every bib is pre-washed, breathable, and ultra-soft, becoming even softer with each washing. 

Rattle ‘n’ roll

NIC Wooden Rattle tower, Dh210,

This sustainably sourced wooden toy will fascinate newborns and toddlers alike with its rattling balls and drop-through holes.  

Animal magic 

Elephant Bamboo Suction plate (with spoon), Dh135, 

Homegrown new kids’ dinnerware brand Eco Rascals creates stylish and practical bamboo plates and cutlery that are perfect for toddlers and young children and, best of all, are plastic-free, non-toxic, sustainable and biodegradable. 

Under Covers

Washed cotton fitted sheet, Dh85, H&M

Sleep soundly on this fitted sheet in closely woven 100% organic cotton that has been washed for an extra soft feel. Fits mattresses up to 23cm deep.

Building the Future

Matador wooden blocks, Dh79,

Specially designed for babies‘ hands, these wooden blocks encourage conscious engagement with play to help develop fine motor skills. For age 18 months +

Bamboo Bambino

Aleva Naturals Bamboo Baby Wipes, Dh19, Babyshop

Made from bamboo, these strong and durable wipes are 100% biodegradable and ultra-soft. The rayon from bamboo fibres are naturally anti-bacterial and do not require any bleaching. Free of all harsh chemicals, they are perfect for keeping little ones clean.

Sleep Soundly

Grobag Baby Mine Organic Cotton, Dh350, Just Kidding

 With a 100% organic jersey cotton lining and outer, the only material next to your baby’s skin is a completely natural one,  for a great night’s sleep.

Plant Plates  

Bamboo mealtime set, Dh119, Bumble Bee Dubai            

This eco-friendly dinner set is made from organic bamboo, is easy to wipe clean, durable, and dishwasher safe (don’t put it in the microwave though).

Fashion Conscious

Printed shirt, Dh69, H&M

This trendy tee is from the H&M Conscious collection, a showcase of sustainable fashion that features recycled polyester, organic linen, and even recycled silver. With a relevant message to go along with it, this is a fun outfit for your mini planet-protector.

Clean Living

Eco Starter Hamper, Dh300,

This Eco-friendly hamper contains everything from a reusable coffee cup and shopping bags, to household cleaning items and a biodegradable sponge, all delivered to you in a non-woven bag made from recycled material. All items are reusable, BPA-free or biodegradable and 100% eco-friendly! 


Click Clack Toys Crane, Dh60,

Little ones will love the Click Clack range of toys, including this fun and educational crane, which is made from sustainable wood, using dyes that are free from harsh chemicals and are BPA- and lead-free.

All Wrapped Up

Nature Baby Organic Muslin Stardust Print, Dh136.50, Mumzworld

These organic cotton muslin wraps are super soft and beautifully breathable, making them perfect for the hotter months. They’re also very versatile – use either as a swaddle, as a shade from the sun, as a nursing cover or burp cloth.

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