Did you know that "25% of the planet's insecticides come from the production of conventional, non-organic cotton?" I didn't.
Insert Organically Grown Group, an apparel company devoted to offering 100% organic, pesticide and GMO-free cotton clothing and bedding, as well as eco-education. This Spring, they are launching a new baby line.
The first thing that went through my mind when I touched a 6-month size clothing sample was, "Oh.So.Soft."
I'm not kidding. Cotton is a soft fabric, but 100% Organic Cotton is an entirely new level of light, soft, loveliness. Having a baby with extremely sensitive skin, I was very pleased to find a product so tender on little arms and legs.
The other thing I liked about the sample (clothing pictured is different from the sample I received)? It's simple.
Many of the clothes are designed with animals on them, but the animal prints are details. There's an overall pure look to these clothes that isn't disturbed with cartoons or neon colors. These clothes
The price isn't obscene-- i.e. 3 bodysuits for $20. Not too bad considering they are organic, but not too cheap if you are on a tight budget.
My 12-18 month clothing-sized Gabriel doesn't fit in the wee baby clothing any longer so this clothing isn't for him (and therefore I can't speak to how these clothes hold up in the wash). But these mild-colored rompers, gowns, and bodysuits would be an excellent light and protective clothing choice for little summer babies (sizes 0-9m).
Check Organically Grown out for yourself here.
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