Online Baby Shops You Don’t Want to Miss
Shopping with kids is fun, said no parent ever. And when the shopping is for your children, the little angels will make sure it is as difficult as possible!
Have you ever accidentally bought a wrong pair of pants because your baby was too wriggly when you tried to put it on him to check the size, or because it was time for your toddler’s tantrum-o’clock or your children wandered away in the store while you were busy picking their outfits and the rest of the time you ran round the shop like a headless chicken to find them? If you can visualize yourself in any of the above scenarios, then instead come to the wonderful world of online baby shops – where parents can sit and buy stuff, peacefully. Definitely a better deal, right?
Why can online baby shops be better for you?
You can find a wide range of products in an online baby store – from newborn baby clothes to strollers, car seats, toys, feeding bottles, nursery furniture and other accessories. Most of these shops offer stuff for the new mother (such as breastfeeding supplies) as well as for siblings (like clothes and hair accessories for children up to 10 or even 12 years of age).
Let’s have a look at some of the top baby stores you can find online that deliver your items anywhere in the UAE.
Founded by a mum of three, and regarded as the first and one of the most popular e-commerce sites in the UAE, www.Mumzworld.com is a go-to site for thousands of parents. It offers you everything you need from your early pregnancy thru having an infant in your arms, right up to when that infant grows up into a school child. The site offers you baby stuff from some excellent brands, and lets you compare the prices and details before you finally purchase it.
You can be sure about the quality of a Mumzworld product. They have a strong customer support to help you out in case you have a problem with any item. Flooded with regional as well as national awards, Mumzworld is a user-friendly site that makes e-shopping a breeze. Items include a tiny baby nail-clipper to a huge outdoor play center, baby clothes to shoes, school supplies to party decorations, bedroom items to baby monitors – Mumzworld guarantees the quality of your product, security of your payment details as well as speedy of delivery.
You can pay in several differnt ways: credit card, cash on delivery, PayPal or Money Transfer. And, you can get a free refund if you are not satisfied with your delivered item. But you need to return your product within 7 days.
From what started as a single store in Bahrain 30 years ago, www.babyshopstores.com/ae/en/ has grown to more than 230 stores in 19 countries along with a very strong online presence. Apart from their own brands of clothes, shoes and accessories, Babyshop gives also sells items from a large number of well-reputed companies that showcase their products. Most of their online customers are pretty much aware of the amazing prices and stylish looks for kids. Kids may not have a fashion-sense but you might do.
Price is a big factor when you purchase from a Babyshop e-store. It knows that most of its customers are extra careful while spending their hard-earned money, so Baby Shop opts for selling economic yet trendy clothes rather than high priced brands.
The website has everything you need to buy before you welcome your newborn baby, and for the rest of your children as well. The Baby Shop website also displays interesting online deals on Mondays (calling it Mommy’s Monday) to cheer you up if you have Monday morning blues by selling something special and pocket-friendly.
Mamas & Papas
If you have been to a Mamas & Papas store in the UAE and have been impressed by their calm and comforting interiors and high-quality baby products then you can get a similar expeirence online at www.mamasandpapas.ae.
Although their 7 days a week free home delivery service is a big plus, and their products are undoubtedly of the best quality, what sets them apart is their free personal shopping consultation. You can book an appointment via their website and they offer you a complimentary in shop shopping suite (with free drinks!) where one of their experts greets you on a one-on-one basis and helps you shop.
Like most of the online baby shops, Mamas and Papas offers a wide range of baby clothes, nursery furniture, feeding accessories, traveling equipment, toys and gifts. Due to their excellent quality and customer service, all their products are on the expensive side. So if you have the money, this is a site you will not regret purchasing from.
The Baby Boutique
Claiming to be the “no.1 online boutique store in the UAE”, www.theBabyBoutique.com gives you variety in products as well as pricing. Selling both newborns as well as children’s clothing, furniture, toys, travel accessories and school supplies, the Baby Boutique is an authorized retailer of top brands like Kissy Kissy, Juicy Couture, Joyfolie, Mima, Babyzen, 4moms and Skip Hop etc.
One of the features that sets its online experience apart is its excellent customer service. When you first visit the website, you get a pop-up chat with their support staff in case you need assistance. Even if you switch between pages, they make sure not to lose you and continue to remind you that their window is open at a corner in case you need further help while you are browsing.
The delivery normally takes a day or two and the site offers return and refund services for up to 10 days from purchase. The Baby Boutique accepts payment through both cash and credit card on delivery (which not many online shops offer), PayTabs and PayPal. You can often find them offering reduced pricing on a large number of items which is a big plus for their growing customers.
One of the most popular children’s shops, www.justkidding-me.com came into existence 10 years ago by a couple who had two children and could not find enough baby and children accessories online. So they started their website. They bagged numerous awards for being the best online kids store for many years.
Just Kidding does not accept cash on delivery, so the only way you can make the payment is by your credit/ debit card. Another slight disadvantage is that they only provide free delivery in Dubai, and for the rest of the Emirates, charges apply which the system automatically calculates depending upon the weight of your item when you are making an online payment.
As well as selling their own brand JustEssentials, the Just Kidding website offers products from numerous good brands such as Little Lovely Company, AeroSleep, BabyBay, Intercoil, Jack N’Jill, Kaloo, Ergo Baby, etc., to name a few. Its online customer support encourages you to leave a message in case you need help with anything while you are on their site.
Souk means market; www.BabySouk.com is a huge online market for everything a parent can need for their children. Encouraging new parents to sign up by reducing AED 50 on their first order, Baby Souk offers quality products of brands such as Aden & Anais, Beatrix, Ergo Baby, Boba, Maxi Cosy, Cuddle Dry, Mountain Buggy, etc.
Offering a free gift wrapping service on online orders, the e-store boasts free delivery across the whole UAE, along with free and hassle-free (within 7 days of purchase) return of the product in case you change your mind. However, you there is a minimum spend to qualify for free delivery, which is AED 200 in Dubai and AED 600 in rest of the Emirates.
What two mums founded in 2009, Baby Souk was soon joined by another mom and a couple of dads and resulted in what we call a good quality online baby store today. There is an Offers section on their site which makes sure you can get good products at a good price.
Okay so before you start getting confused, there are two baby shops that you can find online by the name of baby shop! One that we have already covered, which is the Baby Shop that is based in the Middle East. But before it decided to go online, there was another online children shop from Stockholm by the same name flourishing online with happy customers.
www.BabyShop.com does not have any physical presence in the UAE, yet it delivers to more than 50 countries across the globe including UAE. Targeting newborn babies till 10-year-old children, BabyShop.com showcases a wide variety of products. You can make the payment through Visa, Mastercard, Eurocard or Paypal.
The website has a simple design combined with a large choice of items that sets it apart from the other websites. BabyShop.com carries over 200 brands including Ralph Lauren, Chloe, Little Marc Jacobs, Stella McCartney Kids and Mini Rodini.
You can return or exchange any product up 30 days after purchase. However, you have to pay the postage charges when you return your item. In case of a refund, however, it sends you back the item free of cost.
So when are you going for an online shopping spree?
Are the little ones asleep? Now is a good time to whip out the lap top and visit the above websites. If you purchase your baby products from a good website, chances are you will visit that site again to become a regular customer. Who doesn’t want to save time and avoid the stress of shopping with their kids when you can have the same products delivered safely to your doorstep?