Have the Best Dressed Kids on the Block (For Less!) #BDFL2015


I fully admit that I’m a recovering shopaholic. As a teenager, I worked at the mall and on my days off I would spent my little paycheques on shoes, and clothes, and makeup! As I got older and my paycheques got bigger, my shopping excursions became a thing of legends! Leather bags, designer shoes – I would buy almost anything I desired. Of course, after years of spending excessively, it became time to buckle down and save!

I suppose that’s part of growing up, right? Making budgets and sticking to them? But saving your money and seeing your bank account numbers going up is an awesome feeling – and month after month, we reassess our budget to make sure we’re meeting all of our needs – and with growing kids, that means a ton of clothing and shoe purchases!

That’s why I’m so excited to share the Best Dressed for Less event at the Coquitlam Centre! It starts January 9th – 18th, and is an amazing time to purchase anything you might need! I took advantage of the exciting deals to purchase some adorable kids clothes!


There’s a ton of chic and fun children’s fashions found at Coquitlam Centre. For under $150, I got three complete outfits for my kids plus more! The Children’s Place has sales up to 75% off, and I scored a couple of rad tees for my kids, plus some essentials, like socks and underwear. H&M also had lots of essentials for sale, like basic tees and undies, and I also scored a pair of dark skinnies for my tween girl for under $10!

Gymboree has awesome sales as well, and I couldn’t resist picking up this on trend plaid button-down for my toddler! A stop at Old Navy was a must, picking up more socks and undershirts, plus these beige skinny jeans for my toddler as well! And what trip at the Coquitlam Centre isn’t complete without heading into Gap Kids? I scored these rocking jeans for my tween for $9.99, and the sweater was 65% off the original price!


Walking out of the Coquitlam Centre, I felt so lucky to have found so many killer deals that I almost skipped back to my car with the shopping bags swinging in my hands! I promise, I didn’t actually do it, but I wanted to – and you would have, too! My two stylish kids are definitely making the Best Dressed list for LESS!

Check out the Coquitlam Centre’s website to find out more information on the Best Dressed For Less event, as well as their Facebook and Twitter pages, and click on #BDFL2015 to find other Vancouver-area bloggers who are also shopping for their homes, their families, and themselves!

Disclosure: The amazing people at the Coquitlam Centre provided me with a shopping experience of the Best Dressed for Less sales event for blogging purposes. All opinions posted are completely honest and true!



  1. January 9, 2015 / 8:39 pm

    Wow, you scored so many great deals! Hands down, best dressed kids for the best price 🙂

  2. Ashley Bree Perez
    January 16, 2015 / 9:48 am

    love the outfits

  3. Nena Sinclair
    January 18, 2015 / 12:51 am

    This is a great way to save, especially considering that kids grow out of their clothing so quickly!

  4. Karen Glatt
    January 18, 2015 / 8:47 am

    You got some really nice outfits for your kids at a great price! I would love to take my sister and go to the mall and look for great deals like yours!!

  5. loriag
    January 19, 2015 / 4:55 am

    Great outfits, great deals love it!

  6. Barrie
    January 19, 2015 / 4:58 pm

    This sounds like a great event and I wish we had one locally! I’ve never been one for designer brands and my teen could care less (unless it’s converse sneakers) but I still love shopping!

  7. Krista F
    January 20, 2015 / 6:01 am

    Cute outfits. I keep hearing about H & M but I’ve never been. I need to check them out!

  8. January 20, 2015 / 5:00 pm

    adorable shirts! i love them!

  9. polly
    January 21, 2015 / 6:39 pm

    Would love the one outfit for our grandson! The Tshirt is so cute!

  10. M.Clark
    January 23, 2015 / 12:34 am

    Congrats on having an amazing and successful shopping trip, it looks like you were able to find some really cute items. Thank you for sharing this post.

  11. Lisa Romine
    January 25, 2015 / 3:58 pm

    Getting a deal on kids clothes is always good. They grow so fast!

  12. DinaJoy
    January 28, 2015 / 9:19 pm

    The shirts are too cute and I love that you only paid $150 for 3 complete outfits, plus more! Great deal!

  13. January 30, 2015 / 12:44 pm

    stylish kids, but not trying to make them look like mini adults. i like these looks.

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