Little Lambs

Little Girl Dresses Just Made for Fairy Tales

Kate Allen Stukenberg. Photography Maxine Helfman.
April 03, 2012

Hair Al Tidwell for Kim Dawson Agency, Dallas. Models Brittany Merrick, Daisy Farley, Estelle Hermansen and Alexandria McGimsey for Kim Dawson Agency, Dallas; Haley Dreyer for The Campbell Agency, Dallas; and Devon Buckingham Anderson. Set built by Gratuitous Sets. Photo assistant Natalie Wallace. Fashion assistants Chandler Richards and Meredith Crawford.

Two shakes of a lamb’s tail. Little Nest Le Club chair $425, at Kuhl-Linscomb.

Mary had many lambs. Crewcuts taffeta Joliette dress $138, at

Down came a blackbird and pecked off her nose. Hadleigh’s hand-smocked gingham dress $450, at

But why can’t lambs be at school? Milly dress, available as a blouse, at Saks Fifth Avenue. Crewcuts glitter double-bow ballet flats $58, at Little Nest Le Club chair $425, at Kuhl-Linscomb.

And everywhere that Mary went. Stella McCartney Bee citrus print raincoat $197, at Juicy Couture Spring lace dress $128, at the Juicy Couture boutique.

The lamb was sure to go. Isabel Garreton dress $106, at Little Patooties. Crewcuts ballet flats $58, at

Yes sir, yes sir three bags of tulle. Lanvin’s first children’s collection includes this divine tulle dress $1,200, and ballerina flats $390, both at

Don’t worry little girl. They’ll come come home, wagging their tails behind them. Oscar de la Renta debuts his children’s collection this season, and a highlight is this sleeveless floral party dress $250, at

One for my master. Juicy Couture Strawberry floral print dress $128, at the Juicy Couture boutique. Elephantito shoes $78, at Purple Mango. Little Nest Little Bert chair $89, at Kuhl-Linscomb.

But where’s the stupid boy who looks after the sheep? Lanvin dress $1,145, at Crewcuts ballet flats $58, at Little Nest ottoman, part of Mini-e set with matching lounge chair $899, at Kuhl-Linscomb.