8 online stores to purchase sensory friendly clothing – friendship circle – special needs blog
Soft, founded in 2007 addresses the sensory clothing needs of more than 25% of American children. This population is growing 15% annually. В Soft clothing offers hundreds of different sensory friendly items from seamless socks to soft denim. All Soft clothing is made from organic cotton, non-toxic dyes, tagless labels and flat seams.
Smart Knit KidsВ Focuses on seamless socks, underwear and t-shirts for boys and girls. TheirВ patented seamless socks are perfect for children experiencing sensory processing differences, hypersensitivity or who simply can’t stand annoying seams!
Kozie Clothes offers apparel and products with special features including soft and tactile pleasing fabrics, no tags and inverted seams for comfort. Kozie clothes also offers weighted clothing,compression clothing, and weighted vests.
Therapro offers products in over 20 categories for occupational therapists, speech therapists, physical therapists, educators, and parents. In their clothing category, Therapro offers sensory smart vests, shirts, socks and pants that are seamless, soft cottons and designed for those with sensory sensitivities. At Therapro you can also find compression shirts and other comfort clothing with weight options.
Fun And Function offers hundreds of products for special needs parents and therapists. In their clothing section you can find super soft, seamless, tagless dresses, leggings, pants tees and socks that are designed for children with sensory issues.В В Fun and Function also has a compression vest section withВ various graphics printed on them.
Although not designed specifically for children with special needs Kickee PantsВ creates all their fabrications and styles based on the idea that children should feel unrestricted by their clothing. All Kickee Pants clothing is made from the softest bambooВ cotton. They offer fashionable styles and a great selection ofВ Dresses, Pants,Tights Underwear, Leggings, Pajamas and more.
The World’s Softest makes over 40 different soft and comfortable socks for men and woman. This site is great for olderВ individualsВ who are sensory sensitive and need soft socks. You can choose from low cut, quarter, mini crew, over the calf and more. There is sure to be a soft sock to fit your needs.
8. No Netz No Netz focuses on one product: Bathing suits for men and boys with no lining or net. For many the lining in bathing suits can cause skin irritation and chaffing. It can be very difficult for children with autism or sensory challenges to enjoy swimming when the lining rubs against the skin. Choose from three different fashions with more being added soon.
For more great tips check out:В 10 Tips for dressing a sensory sensitive child and 11 More Tips For Dressing Your Sensory-Sensitive Child