If your child has sensory issues, then you know how difficult purchasing clothing can be. On Jan. 21 Friendship Circle gathered a list of the best online shops that sell sensory friendly clothing for people of all sizes and ages. There are many enemies for the sensory challenged when it comes to clothing. Among these enemies include shirt tags, itchy clothing, exposed elastic bands, hard to button or tie clothing, and stretchy, clingy materials. When shopping for clothing for a sensory challenged person, it can be challenging. These five online shops recognize these challenges and have taken it into consideration in creating their clothing line.
- Soft Clothing- Soft clothing helps over 25 percent of American children deal with sensory issues surrounding their clothing. They sell hundreds of sensory friendly items such as seamless socks, tagless shirts, and softer denim made from organic and dye free cotton.
- Smart Knit Kids- Smart Knit Kids has targeted the market on seamless socks with a unique no heel design. They also specialize in tagless underwear and shirts for boys and girls. All of their patented socks have less slipping in the shoe, absolutely no seams, and less wrinkling, which can also become a sensory issues.
- No Netz- This company specializes in creating swimwear for boys and men that have problems with netting or lining that can sometimes chafe and be uncomfortable. They have three designs to suit the needs of many with sensory issues that can't enjoy swimming with a lining rubbing against them.
- Kozie Clothes- This company offers several seamless, tagless options as well as weighted vests, and compression clothing for those with a truly hard time dealing with sensory issues. All the fabrics used are soft and feature inverted seams for the best comfort.
- Kicky Pants- The motto of Kicky Pants is that children should wear their clothing unrestricted. That is exactly why they create their clothing from a soft bamboo cotton with fun styles. They have a large selection of clothing including dresses, leggings, underwear, socks, and pajamas for people of all ages.