Basics & Essentials

A collection of everyday wardrobe staples..wear them to kindy, on playdates, to the park or to a party.  These styles go back perfectly with all of our gorgeous prints and florals.  

Each of these pieces are timeless and can be layered for the cold weather or worn alone when the sun is shining.  Most are unisex and look just as good on the girls as they do the boys!  Neutral colours and on trend yet basic enough to see your babe's through various seasons and then be handed down!

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    Almost Famous Tee

    Almost Famous Tee
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    Our lead print for the new season....Almost Famous.  Get your seventies vibe happening with this awesome basic tee shirt with the funky print!  This goes with anything and everything and is in our super soft cotton.  Thin double stitch neck for cool fashion look and completely unisex makes this a fave in our household !
    Fits true to size
    Sizes 000 - 12
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    Ava Frill Sleeve Tee - Assorted Colours

    Ava Frill Sleeve Tee - Assorted Colours
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    The perfect tee to go back with all of our gorgeous printed bottoms....loose fitting basic tee with a fluted frill sleeve for extra snazz appeal (and to keep little shoulders protected from the sun).  Features our signature drop tail hem so looks fab when worn long and loose or tucked in for a different fashion look.
    Run true to size and available in sizes to cater from birth to tween all in soft cotton jersey!
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    BlackStar Muscle Tee

    BlackStar Muscle Tee
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    Introducing the BlackStar Muscle Tee.  Our original muscle shape with a new allover print inspired by David Bowie.  We are huge music fans and were incredibly sad to hear of his passing.  His final "parting gift" to us was the amazing Blackstar album, hence this stylin new tee.  

    It is cool, comfortable 100% cotton with our signature drop tail hem....perfect for those balmy days or layer up over a long sleeve for the cooler weather.  

    Raw edged open sleeve and no bind on the neck add to the fashion styling.  Fit is true to size although you can size up for a looser, oversize look.
    Sizes  000 - 12 yrs

     

     

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    BodyRock Leotard/Bodysuit

    BodyRock Leotard/Bodysuit
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    When we launched the baby onesie in Ocelot, we were inundated with requests for bigger sizes.  And you know how much we love and listen to you guys...so here it is!  Whether you want to do cartwheels, high kicks, build sandcastles or simply wear with your Sweet Child bottom of choice this little piece has you covered!  Soft and stretchy, press studs at crotch for easy bathroom stops.

    In the best selling Ocelot print that truly goes with everything...not in a perfectly matchy matchy way, in a cool clashes but works kinda way!

    Size Guide

    S - 2 - 4 years

    M - 4 - 6 years

    L - 6 - 8 years

    XL - 8 - 10 years

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    Bolton Singlet - Assorted Colours

    Bolton Singlet - Assorted Colours
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    Super soft cotton singlet with a bit of a difference....business at the front, party in the back.  This was in our very first range many years ago and has proven to be a an absolute winner!  Worn and loved by both boys and girls, the Bolton Singlet is a great wardrobe staple that goes with everything and the signature drop tail back adds an extra bit of style!  This is a slightly looser fit than your standard singlet which makes it the best basic.  Completely unisex means you can hand down to siblings and mix 'n match too!
    Sizes 000 - 12 yrs 
    Run true to size
    Blonde girl model is 8yrs and wearing the Grey Marle in size 8 with room
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    Brando Muscle Tee Tank

    Brando Muscle Tee Tank
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    $27.95

    An awesome staple that every little boy, or girl for that matter should have in their wardrobe.  It is cool, comfortable 100% cotton with our signature drop tail hem....perfect for those balmy days or layer up over a long sleeve for the cooler weather.  Raw sleeve and no bind on the neck add to the look.  Fit true to size although you can size up for a looser, oversize look.
    Sizes  0 - 12 yrs
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    Breezer Top

    Breezer Top
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    Inspired by a fave piece by our friends at Lokoa comes our most versatile bohemian blouse in gorgeous lightweight crinkle cotton....pretty and feminine and oh so beautiful back with any of our bottoms.  

    The top is elasticised at the neckline and hem, it can be worn as a boob tube, high on the shoulders, or off the shoulder.  The perfect top to even throw over swimmers or dress it up for special occasions!

    Size Details 

    XS/S fits approx sizes 1 - 4 yrs
    M/L fits approx sizes 5 - 8 yrs +

    Baby Model is 21 mths and wearing an XS/S

    Girl model is 9.5 years and wearing the M/L

     

     

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    Butterfly Tank

    Butterfly Tank
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    The sweetest most gorgeous new addition to our Basics range!  In super soft cotton jersey with a softly elasticized neckline this looks amazing back with all pieces in the Collection.  The Butterfly tank has an open back that overlaps adding a fashion twist to a wardrobe essential.  This sits just at the waist, not quite cropped but not too long.  Stunning in it's simplicity.

    Size Guide

    XS - 1 - 2 years

    S - 2 - 4 years

    M - 4 - 6 years

    L - 6 - 8 years

    XL - 8 - 10 years

    Model in photo is 4 years and wearing a Medium

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    Cadet Leather Panel Leggings

    Cadet Leather Panel Leggings
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    Bang on trend and practical too....a wardrobe staple for girls and boys.  Soft cotton lycra stretch leggings with beautiful genuine soft leather panels to add to the cool and durability factor.
    Team with flowing kaftans, kimonos and dresses to soften the look for the girls or rock your fave band tee and bomber jacket for the urban look. 
    Run true to size
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    Coin Purses

    Coin Purses
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    The perfect little gift for....in all of our gorgeous prints! These little zip coin purses are the ideal size for coins and cards (for the grown ups!).  Get the kids excited about earning their pocket money for a trip to the shops with their pretty new coin purse! 

    Approx 14.5cm wide x 11 cm

    Please note due to the nature of the fabric, the print may vary from item to item.

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    Elk 3/4 Slouchies - Black

    Elk 3/4 Slouchies - Black
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    It's here...the essential Summer version of the perennial fave slouch pant!  Same great shape, just with a shorter leg for the warmer months.  We all need a great basic slouch pant in our lives and these are such a good fit.  Soft elastic ribbed waist and ankle cuff, and slight drop crotch to give them that extra comfy fit and look.  Side pockets to carry all the essentials!
    These are totally unisex and generous in the length but the waist can be rolled over and the leg cuff turned up.
    Size Guide
    3/6 mths
    XXS - 0/1 
    XS -  1/2 
    S -    2/3
    M -   4/5
    L -    6 /7
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    Elk 3/4 Slouchies - Grey Marle

    Elk 3/4 Slouchies - Grey Marle
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    It's here...the essential Summer version of the perennial fave slouch pant!  Same great shape, just with a shorter leg for the warmer months.  We all need a great basic slouch pant in our lives and these are such a good fit.  Soft elastic ribbed waist and ankle cuff, and slight drop crotch to give them that extra comfy fit and look.  Side pockets to carry all the essentials!
    These are totally unisex and generous in the length but the waist can be rolled over and the leg cuff turned up.
    Size Guide
    3/6 mths
    XXS - 0/1 
    XS -  1/2 
    S -    2/3
    M -   4/5
    L -    6 /7
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    Elk Slouchies - Black

    Elk Slouchies - Black
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    How good are these!?!  We all need a great basic slouch pant in our lives and these are such a good fit.  We have updated these and added pockets.  Soft elastic ribbed waist and ankle cuff and slight drop crotch to give them that extra comfy fit and look.
    These are totally unisex and generous in the length but the waist can be rolled over and the leg cuff turned up.
    Cotton Jersey.
    Size Guide
    3/6 mths
    XXS - 0/1 
    XS -  1/2 
    S -    2/3
    M -   4/5
    L -    6 /7
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    Elk Slouchies - Grey Marle

    Elk Slouchies - Grey Marle
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    $39.95

    How good are these!?!  We all need a great basic slouch pant in our lives and these are such a good fit.  We have updated these and added pockets.  Soft elastic ribbed waist and ankle cuff and slight drop crotch to give them that extra comfy fit and look.
    These are totally unisex and generous in the length but the waist can be rolled over and the leg cuff turned up.
    Size Guide
    3/6 mths
    XXS - 0/1 
    XS -  1/2 
    S -    2/3
    M -   4/5
    L -    6 /7
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    Fame "Black Star" Sweatshirt Jumper

    Fame "Black Star" Sweatshirt Jumper
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    As the days get cooler it's time to snuggle up but we don't want to compromise on style

    ....so here we have the Fame jumper.  Completely unisex and in super soft Cotton French Terry fabric, our signature drop tail hem and soft raw edges.  

    This is a loose fit to allow for layering and growing room.  

    Available in our fave prints Wild Thing, Sweet Child of Mine and BlackStar.

    Size Guide

    XXS 0 - 1 yrs

    XS   1 - 2 yrs

    S     2 - 4 yrs

    M    4 - 6 yrs

    L     6 - 8 yrs

    XL   8 - 10 yrs

    XXL 10 - 12 yrs

    Female Model is 7 yrs and 123cm tall wearing size L

    Male Model is 3.5 yrs and 104cm tall wearing size M 

     

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    Fame "Sweet Child" Sweatshirt Jumper

    Fame "Sweet Child" Sweatshirt Jumper
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    As the days get cooler it's time to snuggle up but we don't want to compromise on style

    ....so here we have the Fame jumper.  Completely unisex and in super soft Cotton French Terry fabric, our signature drop tail hem and soft raw edges.  

    This is a loose fit to allow for layering and growing room.  

    Available in our fave prints Wild Thing and Sweet Child of Mine.

    Size Guide

    XXS 0 - 1 yrs

    XS   1 - 2 yrs

    S     2 - 4 yrs

    M    4 - 6 yrs

    L     6 - 8 yrs

    XL   8 - 10 yrs

    XXL 10 - 12 yrs

    Female Model is 7 yrs and 123cm tall wearing Grey size L

    Male Model is 3.5 yrs and 104cm tall wearing Grey size M 

    Girl Model is 1.5 yrs and wearing Black size XS

    Girl Model is 8 yrs and wearing Black size XL

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    Fame 3/4 Track Pants - Black

    Fame 3/4 Track Pants - Black
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    Super cool style and super comfy to boot.....the perfect transeasonal pants.  These are completely unisex, in a lightweight french terry fabric.  They can be worn long or rolled up as slouchy shorts.  Bang on trend but practical too....a generous harem style fit.
    Sizing
    3 - 6 mths
    XXS - 0 - 1 yrs (approx 6 - 12 mths)
    XS   - 1 - 2 yrs
    S     - 2 - 3 yrs
    M    - 4 - 5 yrs
    L     - 6 - 7 yrs
    XL   - 8 - 9 yrs
    XXL - 10 - 12 yrs
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    Fame 3/4 Track Pants - Grey Marle

    Fame 3/4 Track Pants - Grey Marle
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    $36.95

    Super cool style and super comfy to boot.....the perfect transeasonal pants.  These are completely unisex, in a lightweight french terry fabric.  They can be worn long or rolled up as slouchy shorts.  Bang on trend but practical too....a generous harem style fit.
    Sizing
    3 - 6 mths
    XXS - 0 - 1 yrs (approx 6 - 12 mths)
    XS   - 1 - 2 yrs
    S     - 2 - 3 yrs
    M    - 4 - 5 yrs
    L     - 6 - 7 yrs
    XL   - 8 - 9 yrs
    XXL - 10 - 12 yrs
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    Fame 3/4 Track Pants - Navy White Stripe

    Fame 3/4 Track Pants - Navy White Stripe
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    $36.95

    Super cool style and super comfy to boot.....the perfect transeasonal pants.  These are completely unisex, in a lightweight french terry fabric.  They can be worn long or rolled up as slouchy shorts.  Bang on trend but practical too....a generous harem style fit.
    Sizing
    3 - 6 mths
    XXS - 0 - 1 yrs (approx 6 - 12 mths)
    XS   - 1 - 2 yrs
    S     - 2 - 3 yrs
    M    - 4 - 5 yrs
    L     - 6 - 7 yrs
    XL   - 8 - 9 yrs
    XXL - 10 - 12 yrs
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    Free Spirit Long Sleeve Baby Onesie

    Free Spirit Long Sleeve Baby Onesie
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    We have worked long and hard to find the softest, gentlest stretch cotton for our gorgeous baby onesies!  The fit has been developed to ensure ultimate comfort and style for your little Wild Thing, Free Spirit and Sweet Child.  Our best selling slogan and logo prints in both black and white these will soon be your bubs' wardrobe staple. Available in both sleeveless and long sleeve and completely unisex, snaps at crutch for easy nappy changes.

    Fit is true to size.  Model Baby is 4 mths old and wearing the 6 - 12 mths size in this image.

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    Free Spirit Muscle Tee - Assorted Colours

    Free Spirit Muscle Tee - Assorted Colours
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    One who is not restrained, as by convention or obligation; a nonconformist.
    Our awesome kids Muscle Tee with a print that encapsulates our little people....kids really are Free Spirits...unencumbered by big people stuff and just themselves! An awesome staple that every little boy or girl should have in their wardrobe.  It is cool, comfortable 100% cotton with our signature drop tail hem....perfect for those balmy days or layer up over a long sleeve for the cooler weather.  
    Raw edged open sleeve and no bind on the neck add to the fashion styling.  Fit is true to size although you can size up for a looser, oversize look.
    Sizes  000 - 12 yrs
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    Free Spirit Sleeveless Baby Onesie

    Free Spirit Sleeveless Baby Onesie
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    We have worked long and hard to find the softest, gentlest stretch cotton for our gorgeous baby onesies! The fit has been developed to ensure ultimate comfort and style for your little Wild Thing, Free Spirit and Sweet Child.  Our best selling slogan and logo prints in both black and white these will soon be your bubs' wardrobe staple. Available in both sleeveless and long sleeve and completely unisex, snaps at crutch for easy nappy changes.

    Fit is true to size.  Model Baby is 4 mths old and wearing the 6 - 12 mths size in this image.

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    Good Vibes Tee

    Good Vibes Tee
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    $29.95

    That feeling you get when you look around and everything is perfect. It's a beautiful day, you are surrounded by beautiful people, and you feel beautiful...this is what The Village Markets is all about.

    The Village Markets and Sweet Child of Mine present the cutest unisex tee ever...in our super soft cotton jersey, in sizes 000 - 12 years

     

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    Gypsy Kid Muscle Tee - Assorted Colours

    Gypsy Kid Muscle Tee - Assorted Colours
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    There is a new kid in town....same great shape, same soft cotton but all new Gypsy Kid print.  For all the nomadic, free spirited and unconventional kids out there...the world would be oh so boring without them.  

    It is cool, comfortable 100% cotton with our signature drop tail hem....perfect for those balmy days or layer up over a long sleeve for the cooler weather.  
    Raw edged open sleeve and no bind on the neck add to the fashion styling.  Fit is true to size although you can size up for a looser, oversize look.
    Sizes  000 - 12 yrs

     

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    Just Chillin' Raglan Tee

    Just Chillin' Raglan Tee
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    $32.95

    Inspired by the laidback nature of kids and their fave way to spend an arvo...Just Chillin' !  Cool colour palette of Navy, Grey Marle and Old Gold....wear this with denim for a more polished look or pair with trackies to really get in the Chill zone.  

    Loose, relaxed neckline and 3/4 sleeve, fits true to size.

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    Ladies Muscle Tee Shirts

    Ladies Muscle Tee Shirts
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    You asked and we listened.....it is the Mumma's version of our best selling Wild Thing and Free Spirit Muscle Tee's.  Same soft cotton, raw edge sleeve and drop tail hem...we have been living in ours.  These will take you from music festivals to the gym!  This is the perfect cut, on trend but practical without having hugely oversized armholes so you can still wear a bra.

    Size Guide (Australian Sizing)

    S  8 - 10 

    M 10 - 12

    L 12 - 14

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    Laney Peasant Blouse

    Laney Peasant Blouse
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    A timeless bohemian blouse in gorgeous lightweight crinkle cotton....loose and feminine and oh so beautiful back with any of our bottoms.  Softly elasticised at the neckline and hem, it can be worn high/low/off the shoulder or on.  Perfect to layer up in winter or on its own in summer...still cool and light but great sun protection with the longer sleeve.

    Size Details 

    XS - 1 - 2

    S - 2 - 4

    M - 4 - 6

    L - 6 - 8

    XL - 8 - 10

     

     

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    Laney Short Sleeve Peasant Blouse

    Laney Short Sleeve Peasant Blouse
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    $32.95

    The perfect short sleeve version of timeless bohemian blouse in gorgeous lightweight crinkle cotton....loose and feminine and oh so beautiful back with any of our bottoms.  Softly elasticised at the neckline and hem, it can be worn high/low/off the shoulder or on.  The perfect top even thrown over swimmers or dressed up for special occasions!

    Size Details 

    XS - 1 - 2
    S -   2 - 4
    M -  4 - 6
    L -   6 - 8
    XL - 8 - 10

     

     

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    Lee Ralph Skateboard Art Print Tee's

    Lee Ralph Skateboard Art Print Tee's
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    $29.95

    Super soft cotton tee featuring artwork done just for us by living legend Lee Ralph.  Hand carved out of timber then stamped and printed, this original skateboard art is just amazing.  To know Lee is to love him....he was one of the most innovative skateboarder's of the 1980's and his style and attitude continues to influence new generations.  
    Sizes 000 - 12
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    Nap Nap Pant - Grey Marle Jersey

    Nap Nap Pant - Grey Marle Jersey
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    Super cute unisex nappy cover...our little Nap Nap pant is great as a standalone pant with a top or under dresses to cover the nappy.  We have made sure the fit is generous and that the elastic is soft at the waist and legs to accommodate the cuddliest of drumsticks and tummy's! Available in lots of cute prints!  The new Bluebird print is a super soft denim chambray.
    Please note that the 12 - 18 mths size can fit older children even after the nappy is off as a bloomer short.  My petite 6 yr old fits these!
    Soft Cotton Jersey in Grey Marle...these go with everything!
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    Nap Nap Pant - Navy White Stripe Jersey

    Nap Nap Pant - Navy White Stripe Jersey
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    Super cute unisex nappy cover...our little Nap Nap pant is great as a standalone pant with a top or under dresses to cover the nappy.  We have made sure the fit is generous and that the elastic is soft at the waist and legs to accommodate the cuddliest of drumsticks and tummy's!  Available in lots of cute prints!  
    Please note that the 12 - 18 mths size can fit older children even after the nappy is off as a bloomer short.  My petite 6 yr old fits these!

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