Start shopping and get beach styling in the ultimate guide to buying swimsuits for babies and kids in Hong Kong! From itsy-bitsy bikinis to groovy board shorts to eco-friendly swim diapers and father son bathing suits, we have the list for whatever floats your boat. Fashionistas beware, Hong Kong is seriously getting into the swim of things! Here is the guide to the best swimwear and swimsuits for kids in Hong Kong.
The perfect itsy-bitsy bikinis for our perfect itsy-bitsy kids. Much loved Hong Kong children's boutique, Petit Bazaar, offers designer swimsuits for girls. These insanely cute swimsuits from popular brands including Oeuf and Sunuva, will have everyone spinning poolside. Pair it up with a coverup or accessory from Petit Bazaar, and your kid will be summer styling! Shop in store, or online.
Petit Bazaar NOHO, 9 Gough Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2544 2255, www.petit-bazaar.com
Petit Bazaar Wanchai, 80 Queen's Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong, +852 2528 0229
Exclusively dedicated to swim and resort wear for all ages, Ozzie Cozzie has been the go-to place for style variety and quality for the whole family. Brands for girls and boys include Seafolly Girl, Tiger Joe, and 2Chillies. There is plenty for moms and dads to look at as well with fab brands from Australia, USA, Hong Kong, and New Zealand!
Ozzie Cozzie, 503 Tak Woo House, 1-3 Wo On Lane, 17-19 D'Aguilar Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2810 1356, www.ozziecozzieco.com
Beat the heat with stylish swimmies from the Australian brand Seed Heritage. For girls, choose from bikinis, 1-piece suits and rash guards with parrot, ocelot, and other fun prints. For boys, mix and match vintage-inspired boardies with cool long-sleeved rashies. There are plenty of accessories to compliment the swim wear, like beach bags, hats, and headbands!
Seed Heritage, www.seedheritage.com
Cotton On Kids' has a multitude of affordable and stylish swimwear in both their stores around Hong Kong and online. You'll find rockin' stylish swimsuits, rash vests, and flip flops without having to splurge. Don't forget to also check out their wide range of accessories with chic and fun prints and design. They also have amazing towels - Unicorns, Rainbows, and more.
Cotton On Online, cottonon.com/HK
Go eco-fab with Hong Kong based and celebrity favorite Charlie Banana! The cloth swim diapers are made with a waterproof outer layer and a soft organic cotton inner lining with micro terry built in as well. There are plenty of trendy patterns and colors to choose from in three sizes for babes 0 - 36 months, so go wild!
Charlie Banana, www.charliebanana.com
Browse Babycentral for swimwear brands including swim nappies and 1-piece float suits from Konfidence, Platypus Australia's sun shirts and sunsuits, plus other fun styles from MittyJames, Funky Trunks, Solarsuit, and more. The online store is packed with swim toys, hats, sunnies, and more to keep the kiddies entertained and styled.
A French kid’s luxury UV sun protective swimwear brand, Elly La Fripouille is not only passionate about protecting your little one’s skin but also about fashionable design and comfort. They want children to be excited about putting on their protective gear before hitting the beach. All pieces are in a breathable SPF 50+ fabric, fast drying and machine washable, catering to children from 0-5 years. Looking good kiddos!
Arena is the authentic waterwear brand for athletes and real sport lovers. The Arena’s for Kids Collection is made from UPF 50+ SPF material that effectively blocks 98% of ultraviolet rays, offering comprehensive protection for children's skin. They also have several thicker designs – "Kids thin neoprene (1mm)" and "Kids thick neoprene (3mm)" – with increased insulation to keep the chills away.
Dads can hit the beach and cruise in style this summer in a pair of classic swim shorts from Mazu Swimwear! The local luxury men’s swimwear brand is inspired by Hong Kong’s rich maritime history. Think motifs like junks, star ferry, and bamboo, styled with relaxed sophistication! They are also available at Four Seasons Spatique, Kapok in PMQ, Hong Kong Country Club and Hong Kong Football Club.
Fashionable yet functional swimwear for the whole family! On top of Gourami's adorable mommy and kids collections, they have customized swimsuits and rash guard sets for kiddos ages 1 - 6 years. Choose from A to Z and let your little beach bums shine in their initialed style!
Look as cool as your dad with their father and son swimwear! A great birthday gift, fathers day gift, or just a purchase to show how proud you guys are! Super solids and fun prints, with all the Ramatuelle details! So for your next island getaway buy your hubby and son these cool shorts so they look hip and trendy on the beach.
Tom & Teddy was started in 2011 by a husband and wife team after seeing lots of boring board shorts on the beach. Today, you will see lots of brightly colored shorts running around the beach that fit both father and son. They come in matching patterns, so you can both look cool on the beach. Whether it’s building sand castles or paddle boarding, these shorts are durable enough for any adventure.
Tom & Teddy, tomandteddy.com
Designer swim trunks for your little dynamites. Vilebrequin delivers hip styles with luxuriously soft cotton fabrics. Dad in need of matching duds or just his own swimsuit upgrade? This brand has goodies for all the boys who love to pool it, surf it, and wade it H2O style. Grab a pair of Havaianas and baseball cap to complete the look!
Vilebrequin, Various locations in Hong Kong, www.vilebrequin.com
These gorgeous bikinis were dreamt up by Hong Kong designer, Petra Greening. Beauty and functionality play a key role in Hollow’s collection, which was inspired by a vision of simplicity and empowerment. They come in three elegant colors, Rosewood (pictured), Sand or Desert Sage and are available in three styles which you can mix. These bikinis are perfect for teens and moms alike!
MORE HONG KONG SWIMWEAR STORES:
Charlie Banana - Eco-friendly swimwear for babies
Escapade - Swim Zip, Tom & Teddy, and Round Towels
GAP Hong Kong - Babes, Boys, Girls
H&M - Boys, Girls
Water Sports - Pro-swimming gear for all ages
Zara - Babes, Boys, Girls
Petit Tippi, Swimwear and swim diapers (eco-friendly)
ONLINE INTERNATIONAL FAVORITE SWIMWEAR STORES:
Cath Kidston - International delivery!
Folpetto - International delivery!
Hanna Andersson - Babes, Boys, Girls
Mango - International delivery and stores in Hong Kong
Sandy Feet Australia - International delivery!
Starblu Swimwear - Boys, Girls