Paley & Love : Stylish & comfortable clothing for boys and girls in Singapore [ Giveaway Completed! ]

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I feel that being groomed and dressed appropriately is a form of social etiquette. This is why, in Joy’s wardrobe, I make sure that we have versatile pieces that she can wear for various occasions.

Recently, I got to pick out some outfits for Joy with compliments from Paley & Love. They carry clothing that feature some kind of interesting detail while still remaining comfortable. I like that a lot.

The very first piece that caught my eye is Paley & Love’s Bold Floral Flare Mini Dress. It is a roomy dress with vibrant colors and a happy yellow ribbon feature at the back.

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Joy in Paley & Love’s Bold Floral Flare Mini Dress (S$36.90)
(Size: 2-3years old)

A piece like this brightens up my day whenever Joy wears it because it suits her character to a T. We like this piece so much, Joy wore it for her first ever Disney on Ice treat, dressed not as a princess but as herself.

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She held her breath for some parts of the show, I’m glad her dress could take the “abuse”.

One thing good about dresses with many colors is that it is easy to match with just about any outer wear. I could pick pink, blue, violet, yellow or I could pick a red cardigan with a Mickey Mouse embellishment to suit the occasion.

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This dress is slightly shorter in front than at the back with lots of room for movements. Joy is quite tall but thin so the piece for 2-3yrs old runs a little big for her but short in front. Still, its a beautiful piece for a little girl, the kind I tend to keep for special occasions.

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I was in half a mind when deciding whether to pick Paley & Love’s Playful Swirls Jumpsuit  because I was concerned about whether wearing a one piece would make diaper changing difficult. After we’ve gotten it, I’ve found that diaper changing is not difficult or obstructed. I let Joy wear a cardigan / sweater and undo her clothing from the ribbons on her shoulder then proceed to change her diaper as usual. It’s just like changing diapers for her when she’s wearing shorts.

This piece is made of flowy batik-like material that proved to be super comfy for Joy so, I’m very glad I added it to my cart.

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Joy is wearing Paley & Love’s Playful Swirls Jumpsuit (S$29.90)
(Size: 2-3years old)

Joy first wore it for our walk at Bishan Park, when the weather was dry and the sun was scorching. The breathable material of this jumpsuit kept her cool. It being a pair of pants in essence, made it easy for Joy to move around comfortably or jump with her hands in the air (which she likes to do) without exposing her belly.

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This piece is what I’d call versatile because it’s also stylish enough for her to fit right in a restaurant, looking well groomed and ready for quiet activities as well.

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The next piece I picked is Paley & Love’s Green Retro Dress With White Petal Collar. just because I love the puffy sleeves, the collar and the retro feel of this dress. How special!

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Joy is wearing Paley & Love’s Green Retro Dress With White Petal Collar (S$32.90)
(Size: 2-3years old)

I had expected it to be some cotton dress but no, this dress is made of a wrinkle free, flowy material that is super cooling to wear. I don’t worry at all about ironing, comfort and style. #somuchwin

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At this back of this cute dress is a single pearl button that makes the whole outfit classy. Details, exactly the kind of thing I like.

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Paley & Love’s Tri-color Shift Dress is not white but off white, made with a material that feels like my egyptian cotton bedsheets (#truestory) and has intricate embroidered details at the skirt.

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Blurred photo but I like how Joy is smiling in this picture so..

When Joy moves around, her dress shifts beautifully, revealing the tricolour details which caught my eye.

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Joy is wearing Paley & Love’s Tri-color Shift Dress (S$32.90)
(Size: 2-3 years old)

The sleeves are very slightly extended, creating a more stylish look. Although this is a shift dress, the armhole is suitably sized and the tri-color folds in her skirt creates room for her (often) large movements.

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Running freely in her dress

Paley & Love carry plenty of stylish designs for both boys and girls. I like some of their boy’s designs as well, such as their New York Print T-shirt, Blue Anchor Printed Shirt, Blue Checkered Long/Roll-Up Sleeved Shirt, White Short Sleeved Shirt With Mandarin Collar and Light Blue Denim Shirt. I think some of them can be worn by both boys and girls so maybe we’ll think about getting them for Joy.

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Disclosure: $100 out of the cost of Joy’s clothing in this post was sponsored by Paley & Love. No other compensation was received and all opinions are my own.

****** GIVEAWAY & DISCOUNT CODE ******

Paley & Love is offering all my readers a 10% discount for the month of April 2014. All you have to do is to use the code PaleyIV at checkout to enjoy the discount. Standard shipping and exchange terms apply.

I also have five (5) $20 PALEY & LOVE shopping credits to giveaway! To enter, follow the steps set out in the rafflecoptor below, good luck!

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* Giveaway ends midnight of 15 April 2014 SGT
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33 Comment

  1. Tri-colour shift dress is my fav ! Perfect for my gal !!

    1. Yeah! I love it too! The material feels good when she wears that dress and I’m carrying her, so I think it’s a very confortable piece. :)

  2. I like Paley & Love’s Bold Floral Flare Mini Dress

    1. Good choice! We’ve washed it by now and the color doesn’t run also. Hehe

  3. Bicycle Tee with Denim bermudas set

    1. hehe it has a somewhat vintage feel, good choice!

  4. Dark blue formal shorts with green contrast stitches. SO dapper!

    1. I didn’t notice the green stitch detail until I went to check it out coz you mentioned. Love it!!

  5. Cynthia Lau says: Reply

    The Green Retro Dress With White Petal Collar is beautiful!

    1. It is! :)

  6. I love the tri color shift dress. So sweet looking.

    1. Hehe love hor, caught my eye right away!

  7. modern day ballerina

    1. Didn’t see this leh, can you send me the link to this item so I can check it out too? Haha

  8. I like the Playful swirls jumpsuit!

    1. Actually, Joy wears this most often. Its very comfortable hehe

    2. Eh but yours is a boy leh! Trying for #2? hehe

  9. Dinosaur Print Summer Beach Shorts and T-shirt Set

    1. Haha I’m sure boys (and girls) who like Dinosaur would like this set!

  10. I love the tri colour shift dress! JoyJoy’s poses are so cute :)

    1. Yeah, I love that dress too! haha Joy did all those poses herself, I had a good laugh when we were taking those photos hehe

  11. I like the Dark Blue Formal Shorts With Green Contrast Stitches for boys. It’s so difficult to find nice clothes for boys! Joy looks really lovely in the outfits here. :)

    1. Yea, I agree it’s harder to get nice clothes for boys!

      Haaa JoyJoy always asks to pick her own clothing, that’s why she looks super happy in those pictures.

  12. Love the Calliart Ink Dress

  13. Now that you mentioned, I hardly see girl’s dresses with Caliart. The ruffles down the front of this dress is pretty!

  14. I love Paley & Love’s Playful Swirls Jumpsuit! Not only does it look good, I’m sure it will be comfortable for kids in this hot hot weather!

    1. Yup, Mag it’s one of my favourite outfit to dress Joy in because of the comfort it offers!
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  15. I like CalliArt Ink Dress!

    1. Good taste!
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  16. Love the tri color shift dress! Can’t wait to let my 4yo and 2yo try!

    1. Hehehe good luck good luck!
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  17. Those are such lovely dresses! Love! Our fav is prob the shirt with the Mandarin colour. Different from the usual, but yet nice and simple too. :)
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  18. Love the Tri-color shift dress very much. special & pretty!

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