When I lived in New York City, pre-kids, I always imagined that I’d someday stroll the streets with my theoretical future babies. We’d meet other mini-Manhattanites in Riverside Park, hit Mister Softee for a cone, head downtown to the South Street Seaport Museum, and life would all be so very grand.
Or Portland or Paris or Miami for that matter.
are what happens when a stylist/photographer marries a cartographer and
start a business. These ridiculously cute onesies and tees feature fun
maps of cool towns: Brooklyn, Manhattan, Paris, Los Angeles, Miami, and even Portland, which made it into our baby shower gift guide this year.
Plus, Maptote tees are environmentally friendly, as they’re made with 100%
organic cotton, and hand silkscreened with water-based ink.
kids will love their shirts, too–I felt a surge of pride when my daughter
tapped the map on her belly and said, “This is New York. I’m from
Now I know, this may not technically be true–but I let it slide. After all, you don’t mess with a New Yorker. -Lexi
And for more great baby shower gift ideas this year. ideas visit our baby shower gift guide!