Here are retailers where expats in the Netherlands can buy children’s clothing and shoes; stores located in Amsterdam, The Hague, Rotterdam, Utrecht and elsewhere in Holland plus online…
T: 0900 258 4377
|The Dutch AktieSport store chain sells children's sneakers (size 17-39), activewear and casual clothes (size 104-176), socks, caps, backpacks and other accessories from brands such as Adidas, Nike, Puma, Fila, Champion and Converse.
60+ store locations in the Netherlands including Amsterdam, Breda, Delft, Eindhoven, Groningen, Haarlem, The Hague, Rotterdam, Tilburg and Utrecht.
|bol.com||The Netherlands' largest online retailer sells all types of merchandise for babies - girls - boys including jeans, dresses, underwear, jackets activewear, pajamas, socks, shoes and accessories.
Brands include America Today, Disney, Esprit, Petit Bateau, Tumble 'n Dry and Vingino. Sizes from 44-176. Shipping is free for orders over €20.
T: 0800 020 2566
|Bristol is one of the biggest store chains in the Netherlands. It sells low-priced kids clothing and shoes, from baby and toddler to preteen boys and girls up to adults.
100+ store locations including Amsterdam, Delft, Den Bosch, Den Haag, Eindhoven, Leiden, Rijswijk, Rotterdam, Tilburg and Utrecht.
T: 0900 8010
|C&A is a large chain of fashion clothing stores in the Netherlands. They offer an extensive range of clothing and accessories for babies, toddlers and older boys and girls (sizes 62-182).
Store locations include Amsterdam, Amstelveen, Delft, Den Haag, Eindhoven, Leiden, Rotterdam, Tilburg and Utrecht.
T: 020 808 9333
|De Bijenkorf is a Dutch high-end department store chain and offers the best selection of babies (0-1 yrs) and kids (1-16 yrs) clothing from labels such as Burberry, Tommy Hilfiger, Benetton, Calvin Klein and Ralph Lauren.
Free shipping on orders over €100.
T: 020 224 2424
|HEMA is a popular low-priced Dutch department store that sells clothing, pajamas, slippers and accessories for toddlers and children under its own label. Size range 74-164.
See also their kids clothing sale items. Free shipping for orders over €25.
|IK BEN ZO MOOI|
T: 085 888 1540
|The Ik Ben Zo Mooi children's webshop (based in Zeeland) sells boys and girls apparel, swimwear, shoes and accessories. Brands include Tumble 'N Dry, Move, Koko Noko and Dirkje. Assortment for infants up through 10 years.|
T: 020 722 0817
|JD Sports sells athletic and casual shoes, clothing and accessories for toddlers (0-3 years), young boys and girls (3-7 years) and youth (8-15 years) from brands like Adidas, Fila, McKenzie, Nike, Puma, The North Face and Under Armour.
Store locations include Amsterdam, Breda, Delft, Eindhoven, Groningen, The Hague, Leiden, Rotterdam and Utrecht.
|MARKS & SPENCER|
T: 020 713 2909
|The British retailer Marks & Spencer no longer has physical stores in Netherlands but their extensive assortment of boys and girls clothing, footwear and accessories can be purchased through the dedicated NL webshop. Also see their range of character items featuring Peppa Pig, Frozen, Harry Potter and more. Free delivery to Holland for orders over €60.|
|NAME IT||Name It is a popular children's clothing brand. In Holland, the collection is sold through in department, specialty and its own retail stores (Arnhem, Breda, Den Bosch, Eindhoven, Maastricht, Rotterdam, Utrecht and Zoetermeer).
Shop by size/age range:
BABY (size 40-74), MINI (size 80-110), KIDS (size 116-164) and TEEN (size 134-176)
T: 020 721 9453
|The Nike Netherlands web shop sells the full range of boys and girls clothes and sneakers including jackets, gloves, hats, football boots and tracksuits. Also checkout their baby and toddler collection.|
|ORANJESHOPPER||This Dutch online shop sells lower-priced baby and kids 'Holland' and 'Team Orange' items, including onesies and t-shirts, plus accessories. Shipping is €3.99 in the Netherlands (free with orders over €199).|
T: 088 465 1555
|The Otto online store sells girls (meisjes) and boys (jongen) clothing and shoes from brands such as Tommy Hilfiger, s.Oliver, Quicksilver and Skechers. Sizes 104-182.|
T: 0900 737 7977
|Perry Sport is a Dutch store chain that sells athletic shoes, casual sneakers and activewear for boys and girls from size 104 up. Brands include Adidas, Nike, Puma and Fila. Shops in Amsterdam, Eindhoven, The Hague, Rotterdam, Utrecht and online.|
T: 059 220 1260
|Scapino is a Dutch chain of lower-priced family footwear and clothing stores. Over 170 locations across the Netherlands including Breda, Delft, Eindhoven, Rijswijk, Rotterdam, Tilburg and Utrecht. Boys and girls sneakers, sandals and boots, plus shirts, jeans, trousers, dresses, underwear, hats, mittens and outerwear.|
|TUMBLE 'N DRY|
T: 020 555 8122
|Tumble 'N Dry is a popular Dutch kids clothing brand sold in department and specialty stores in the Netherlands as well as online. Size ranges are ZERO (50-68), Lo (68-98), Mid (92-140) and Hi (128-176).|
T: 030 247 9720
|WE is a Dutch retail er of fashion clothing at moderate prices. It offers a wide range of boys and girls clothes including jeans, dresses, activewear, trousers, jackets, shorts, swimwear and outerwear. Sizes from toddler up through teenager.
Store locations include Amsterdam, Breda, Eindhoven, The Hague, Leiden, Rotterdam, Utrecht. The full assortment is available online.
T: 038 845 4545
|Wehkamp is a large Dutch online retailer that sells kids apparel and shoes: toddlers (sizes 98-140), boys and girls (sizes 140-188) and pre-teens. Brands include America Today Junior, CKS Kids, Mango Kids, Nik&Nik, s.Oliver and Vingino. Free delivery in Netherlands for orders over €20.|
|ZEEMAN||Zeeman sells low-priced children's clothing, shoes and accessories. Sizes 92-164. Assortment includes shirts, jeans, dresses, jackets, leggings, socks, underwear, pajamas and swimwear. Over 500 stores in the Netherlands including Amsterdam, Breda, Delft, Eindhoven, Groningen, The Hague, Leiden, Rotterdam and Utrecht|
KIDS CLOTHING & SHOES DUTCH TERMINOLOGY
It can be helpful to know the Dutch word for a particular children’s item you may be shopping for if the term is significantly different than the English…
- belts = riemen
- boys = jongens
- cap = pet
- children’s clothes = kinderkleding
- children’s shoes = kinderschoenen
- dresses = jurken
- girls = meisjes
- gloves = handschoenen
- hats = hoeden, mutsen
- jackets = jassen
- kids jewelry = kindersieraden
- kids slippers = kinder pantoffels
- laceup shoes = veterschoenen
- mittens = wantjes
- pants, bottoms = broeken
- rainboots, wellies = regenlaarzen
- school bag = schooltas
- skirts = rokken
- slipon shoes = instapschoenen
- sweaters = truien
- swimsuit = zwenkleding
- toddler shoes = peuterschoenen
- underwear = ondergoed
- velcro shoes = kittenband schoenen