Shop by: Checks


Representing innocence and nostalgia, from Dorothy's blue dress, across bistro tables and picnic rugs, to the catwalks of Oscar de la Renta, gingham has stood the test of time like no other. It's so sweet, and fun, and versatile, who can resist when it comes to tiny clothes? Many a nation claims the provenance of gingham; India, Indonesia, Japan.. even Italy. However the name appears to derive from the Malaysian word genggang meaning ‘striped’ and which was adopted by the Dutch... Here is our selection of the very best gingham and classic checked childrenswear..