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Teaching LGBTQ rights doesn't have to be sexual

Teaching LGBTQ rights doesn't have to be sexual

As the parent of a young child, I spend a lot of time thinking about how to raise a kid who will eventually have respect for all people regardless of color, identity, sexuality, political affiliation, etc. 

With Pride week coming up in our home city, it's become a regular topic of conversation in our household. How do we introduce the idea of gay rights to a toddler who doesn't understand romance or sexuality? 

Every Bean Boutique joins Clothes Without Limits in a Quest to Change the World of Children’s Clothing and Gender

Every Bean Boutique joins Clothes Without Limits in a Quest to Change the World of Children’s Clothing and Gender

This week Every Bean Boutique announces their newly instated membership with Clothes Without Limits, a professional consortium that challenges gender clichés in children’s clothing. 

The History of Headbands (there's a point, we promise!)

The History of Headbands (there's a point, we promise!)

"What a beautiful little girl!". It didn't matter to the mom, but it was interesting. Put a boy in a headband and suddenly the world sees a little ...

Baby Girl, Be Skinny.

Baby Girl, Be Skinny.

In the United States, we talk about the unrealistic body standards set for teenagers and young women. This is something most of us are aware of.  B...

Fabric choices - Do toddlers really need tough pants for "boy" play?

Fabric choices - Do toddlers really need tough pants for "boy" play?

While shopping recently, I noticed the fabric selection for boys' and girls' winter pants was surprisingly different based on gender. Something I n...

Check out this adorable little munchkin

Check out this adorable little munchkin

We love receiving images from satisfied customers. Check out this little munchkin, just hanging out in our So Many Colors bodysuit.    We'd l...

Does it have to be "flirting"?

Does it have to be "flirting"?

We recently got an incredibly positive message from one of our Every Bean customers about her frustration finding clothing for her child that didn'...

Gender Neutral Merchandising for Boutiques: Store Layout

Gender Neutral Merchandising for Boutiques: Store Layout

This is step two in a three part series on how to handle merchandising and displays in a boutique or small store when it comes to un-gendering your...

Gender Neutral Merchandising for Boutiques: Advertising and Promotion

Gender Neutral Merchandising for Boutiques: Advertising and Promotion

Once you've reorganized your store or boutique to reflect non-gendered organization and labeling, it's time to make sure your promotional materials...