We're celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month by highlighting some of our favorite AAPI businesses that cater to families. From adorable pajamas to the coolest toys, you can find lots of high-quality products for your kids. Bonus? You're supporting the AAPI community at the same time. 

Lark Adventurewear

Teal bicycle-printed toddler pajamas from Larkwear

Lark Adventurewear features breathable bamboo sleepwear for babies and toddlers through size 8. You'll find ultra-soft, adorable prints that will make you wish they came in adult sizes. 

Bubbsi

Pig-shaped container of kids' shampoo by Bubbsi 

Bubbsi is “serious skincare for silly kids” and we are obsessed. They have thought of everything, you can browse their adorable line of products or even shop by specific skin conditions. You can even refill empty bottles of your Bubbsi shampoos and conditioners as part of their mission to reduce plastics. 

Island Pepe Pasifika Baby Apparel

Island Pepe baby onesie

Island Pepe offers fun clothing for babies and kids that highlights Polynesian culture. The company goal? To pass on a love for and curiosity about Fijian, Samoan, Tonga, and Cook Island languages and culture to the next generation of kids.  

Sam Makes a Mess

Food-themed stickers by Sam Makes a Mess on Etsy

Samantha Llanes is a digital illustrator who makes the cutest stationery. Her designs are perfect for kids (ok, and adults too!) We especially love the fun colors and all the sticker sheets for our little planners. 

Giant Robot

 Robot-print baby onesie from Giant Robot

Giant Robot is an LA-based shop that will make you fall in love with Asian pop culture. It is filled with art, toys, clothing, and so much more. Be careful, though, we couldn’t stop adding things to our shopping cart. 

Modi Toys

Three plush toys from Modi Toys 

Modi Toys is a small, family-owned business that celebrates and honors Indian culture through toys. This way, they can pass on their rich heritage to the next generation of kids. Be sure to check out their mantra plush sets that teach kids traditional Indian mantras. 

India Grow

Toddler puzzle from India Grow

India Grow is an awesome company that aims to make your child’s playroom more diverse with books and toys. They believe that kids can be more empathetic and imaginative when they are given a chance to explore their own culture and learn about other cultures too.  

Bash + Sass

Black and white striped baby romper from Bash & Sash

Bash and Sass rocks the minimalist look for kids. All of their apparel is gender-neutral and made of high-quality fabrics in beautiful prints and cuts. But we love that there’s a monster associated with each kids’ collection. Each one represents characteristics—like confidence, optimism, and patience—that kids can use to help them grow up to be well-rounded, compassionate people. 

Mochi Kids

Children's t-shirt with kawaii-style carrot illustration from Mochi Kids

Mochi Kids was founded by a screen-printing mama who started by making her own tees. In the online shop you can find adorable clothes, face masks, and shields, and a curated collection of educational toys for your kids. Kids sizes range from infant all the up to 10 years and are made locally. 

Mimochai

 "Alphabet Adventure" book from Mimochai

Mimochai is a gorgeous art studio out of LA that creates whimsical illustrations that inspire mindfulness, calm, and imagination. So many of Mimochai’s prints would look gorgeous in a nursery. We especially love the Alphabet Adventure book with its soothing colors that feel like a sweet dream to look at. 

Gimme Snacks

 Gimme Snacks sea salt seaweed snacks package

When you’re a parent, you spend an inordinate amount of time being asked for more snacks by your kids. If you’re looking for a healthy option that is also delicious and fun to eat then don’t miss Gimme Snacks, the first line of USDA Certified Organic and NON-GMO Project Verified seaweed snacks. 

Happy Masks

Children's mask from Happy Masks printed with cartoon woodland creatures

Finding face masks for kids is hard. Getting the fit just right is tough, and you’re often left wondering if a flimsy piece of cotton is enough to keep your child safe. Enter Happy Masks! This company has solved the problem of ill-fitting masks for kids with their clean design and whimsical prints. Each mask can filter out 99% of bacteria and viruses, making these especially desirable for worried parents. 

LouLou Lollipop

Avocado-shaped baby teether from LouLou Lollipop

This adorable shop is filled with the cutest baby apparel, bibs, blankets, teethers and pacifiers (and clips) and so much more. If you’re looking for something distinctive for your little one then LouLou Lollipop is a must. (Technically this company is based in Canada, but it was too cute to leave off our list!)

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