11 of the best kids’ dressing gowns

Treat your little one to a soft fluffy robe. From cotton classics to personalised styles, there's something for everyone.
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  • Let’s face it, a dressing gown is that one piece of clothing the whole family needs right now.

    We are spending more time at home than ever before, being cosy and comfortable has shot straight to the top of our priority list. For ourselves, and for our children. What better way to do this than wrapping up little ones in soft and fluffy kids’ dressing gowns.

    Don’t forget a dressing gown look isn’t complete without a great pair of kids’ slippers to keep toes warm and toasty or comfy pair of the  best kids’ pyjamas.

    The best kids’ dressing gowns to buy right now

    Blue kids dressing gown

    Snuggle Robe, The White Company

    Age: 1-12yrs | Price: £30

    A classic style and colour that will suit both toddlers and teens. This dressing gown is luxuriously soft and has 5-star customer reviews. It has a cosy hood, tie belt and a handy loop for hanging on the back of the door.



    Panda kids dressing gown

    Liewood Lily Panda Bathrobe, Scandiborn

    Age: 1-7yrs | Price: £44.95

    Made from 100% organic cotton terry, this dressing gown features a cute embroidered panda face and little ears on the hood. Wrapping up your little one in this fluffy robe after bathtime is bound to bring a smile to your face.



    Pink fairy kids robe

    Personalised Fairy Princess Robe, My 1st Years

    Age: 0-6mths-6yrs| Price: £32

    This playful design is a perfect choice any little princess. This light pink personalised robe features a crown on the hood and small white fairy wings on the back. Personalisation (up to 9 characters) is included in the price. For all new orders, you can currently get 15% off when you sign up to the My 1st Years newsletter.



    White bunny kids robe

    Bunny Towelling Robe, JoJo Maman Bebe

    Age: 6mths-5yrs| Price: £18

    A practical style with adorable bunny ears for extra cuteness. This super soft-style is great for younger children. Featuring a popper to the chest to ensure the dressing gown stays closed, the waist tie is also fixed onto the back so you will never be hunting around the house for it. There is also the option to personalise with a name of your choice for an extra £5.



    Star print kids dressing gown

    Multi Star Print Robe, Next

    Age: 9mths-8yrs | Price: from £12

    Be the star of the show in this colourful soft-touch fleece robe. Boasting 5-star customer reviews, this print is perfect to wear all year round. The hood is adorned with cute little ears and the belt is removable.



    Navy blue kids dressing gown

    Navy Towelling Dressing Gown, John Lewis & Partners

    Age: 2-14yrs | Price: from £24

    Made from super-soft cotton, this design is a best-seller at John Lewis & Partners. A great style for older children, or for those who are growing out of the character phase. With a more grown-up feel, this style is perfect for matching with parents.



    Green personalised monster dressing gown

    Personalised Monster Robe, My 1st Years

    Age: 0-6mths-6yrs | Price: £30

    Make your little monster smile with this personalised dressing gown. Made from huggably soft fleece in a bold shade of green, this hooded robe features adorable googly eyes and big monster teeth as well as multicoloured claws on the sleeves. Personalise this robe with their name for a special gift that is guaranteed to make their day. Personalisation is included in the price.



    Fox kids dressing gown

    Fox Fleece Dressing Gown, H&M

    Age: 2-8yrs | Price: £17.99

    For the animal obsessed, little ones will love this friendly fox robe. Made from a lighter weight fabric than a usual towelling dressing gown it features an embroidered fox face on the hood and a small tail sewn onto the back, 2 pockets and a detachable belt.



    Unicorn kids dressing gown

    Unicorn Fleece Robe, John Lewis & Partners

    Age: 2-12yrs | Price: from £18

    This super-soft fleece dressing gown is perfect for snuggling up. Cream in colour with a subtle star print, this robe features a hood with a gold unicorn horn and embroidered eyes. Customer reviews have rated it great quality and true to size, saying all recipients loved it!



    Bear kids dressing gown

    Blue Bear Dressing Gown, Tu at Sainsbury’s

    Age: 18mths-10yrs | Price: £10

    Pick up this adorable bear dressing gown with your weekly shop. A fabulous price point starting from just £10 (going up to £13 for the oldest size) this robe has textured stripes, cute bear ears on the hood, a tie belt and 2 small pockets.



    Peppa Pig dressing gown

    Peppa Pig Dressing Gown, Matalan

    Age: 9mths-5yrs | Price: £10

    This fun pink rainbow print dressing gown is perfect for Peppa Pig fans. Designed for younger children, this robe has a popper at the top to keep it together and the tie belt is sewn on to the back so it won’t fall off. A matching pyjama set is also available.


    How do you keep kids’ dressing gowns soft and fluffy?

    As always, it’s recommended to check the care instructions label before washing. After you’ve washed your dressing gown, pop it in the tumble dryer for a short time – as long as the care instructions say that you can. This is likely to improve the fluffiness and softness. If your dressing gown is made from fleece, avoid the tumble dryer! Instead, hang it up and allow it to dry naturally.

    • Avoid using fabric softener
    • Use hangers while drying to maintain its shape
    • If possible, refrain from overwashing
    • Wash it inside out
    • Dry it indoors or anywhere that is away from direct sunlight

    Worried about how you’ll manage to store any more kids clothes and nightwear? It could also be time to organize your kids closet.