For Denver area parents seeking unique, non-traditional clothing for their babies or toddlers, look no further than Babysitter’s Nightmare in Downtown Denver. Sister store to FashioNation, Babysitter’s Nightmare specializes in punk and alternative clothing and accessories for children ages 0-6.
Babysitter’s Nightmare is located directly next to FashioNation, its sister store and long standing shop in the Denver community for alternative clothing. Be prepared to face racks filled with everything from miniature greaser jackets for boys to zippered, leopard print jumpsuits for girls. Most of their clothing is available in sizes from 0-3 months to children’s size small, though there onesies are targeted specifically for babies.
In addition to tutus, tee shirts, leather pants and baby sized Doc Martens, Babysitter’s Nightmare offers a wide selection of baby accessories, including hair bows, bibs, diaper bags and socks. Their adorable punk inspired hair bows feature skulls and cherries, while their bibs and diaper bags are available in Rockabilly and Goth varieties. Yje selection at Babysitter’s Nightmare is always changing, so check in often to see what new items they have for sale.
The shoes are perhaps some of the most interesting items offered at Babysitter’s Nightmare, with not only childrens combat boots available, but also baby sized Converse All Stars, high heels, and mary janes. Slip on shoes adorned with girly pink skulls and pinstripes are a staple of the store, as are Sailor Jerry printed rainboots.
Another one of the features offered at Babysitter’s Nightmare are their unique, retro inspired tricycles and electric cars for toddlers. Instead of a Barbie Dream Car, buy your little one their very own motorized hot rod to cruise around the block in. Their tricycles are equally cool, sporting everything from flamed patterns to multicolored handlebar tassels.
The pricing at Babysitter’s Nightmare is fairly decent, but is a little on the high side for children’s clothing. Do not expect these specialty items to compare in price to something you would find at Walmart, but know that this is place you could buy a unique outfit or two without breaking the bank.
If you are shopping for a baby shower or have an upcoming child’s birthday to celebrate, this is a great place to buy clothing that is surprising and truly outrageous for small children. Though the style of the clothing is far from ordinary, it is important to note that all of the clothing is tasteful and not revealing, including the skirts.
613 E. 13th Ave.
Denver, CO. 80203
12:00 PM to 7:00 PM M-S
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM Sun