Kate Spade – Gap Kids Collaboration 2014

With holiday party season right around the corner, we couldn’t be more excited for the Kate Spade/Jack Spade/ Gap Kids collection to arrive today.  Here are some of our favorite pieces for girls and boys.

kate spade gap kids collection favorites

Toddler Girls // Girls


jack spade gap kids

Toddler Boys // Boys

How adorable are those bow flats?  Such a fun pop of whimsy. I know a few styling clients that will see some of these pieces popping up in their outfit selections soon.

What do you think?  Will you be shopping the Kate Spade/Jack Spade/Gap Kids Collection?

Question: What should my baby wear for pictures?

baby photography

Answer:  Nothing. Obviously there are exceptions like family photos outdoors in the snow.  But if you are at home or in the studio and are looking for crisp, pure photos of your beautiful babe, keep it simple in just a diaper or diaper … [Continue reading]

7 Best DIY Halloween Ideas

DIY Candy Ghosts

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Newlie – Cool Bags for Hip Parents

Newlie diaper bags

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Minted Holiday Cards ’14 | Giveaway

free minted envelope addressing

If you've been reading The Little Style File for a while you know we can't get enough of Minted.  For the last few years our families have sent out Minted holiday cards to show our growing kids and even announcing growing families.  Minted's card … [Continue reading]

23 Blast

23 Blast review

This is a sponsored post however all opinions are honest and my own. When I was little, my aunt lost her sight.  I remember my aunt attending a school for the blind to learn how to not just get by, but live a full life without sight.  We … [Continue reading]

Kazaz! an awesome app for kids!


The truth is that these days most of us are tech families, whether we want to be or not. We are one of those families. We are an Apple family, own multiple iPhone's, iPad's, iPod's and an Apple TV.  As a tech family, good apps are important. There … [Continue reading]

All about layers


Fall has officially arrived, and with it, the crisp breeze that beckons layers upon layers of fall fashion. With this transition weather, it is tough to decide what to wear in the mornings. I also hate giving up some of my favorite summer pieces! … [Continue reading]

Dress for Less: Ross Comes to the Loop!

Shoe department at new Ross on Randolph in Chicago

Downtown Chicago shopping just got a whole lot smarter- Ross Dress for Less hit the Loop on October 10th! I had the privilege of attending the pre-opening party on October 9th and couldn't believe that I hit the jackpot in the "treasure hunt." You … [Continue reading]

Fall Family Photo Outfit Ideas

great outdoors

The Little Style File's Styling Services team has been hard at work helping families find the perfect outfits for their fall photo sessions.  After families complete their styling surveys, we get started finding the best outfits to show off their … [Continue reading]