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Cool Shades for Summertime:: Babiators #Review + #Giveaway

Thank you to Babiators for providing me with product, free of charge, in exchange for my honest review. All thoughts and opinions share are my own.

Summer is in full swing, and thought it's been sunny, and hot, we've had it made in the shade! When I starte planning for a vacation, which entailed a 12+ hour road trip from NC to NJ with our 5-year-old and 3-month-old (was I out of my mind!?), I knew there would be some must-have items to take along for our son. Packing was no easy task. I basically nurse the baby all day long, so finding the time to pack for two adults, a soon-to-be kindergartener, and a baby was by far one of the most diffucult things I have done this summer.

When packing for big trips, it helps me if I make a checklist for each member of the family. I jot down the necessities for each one of us, and begin to lay those items out, person by person, so they can be organized. I sometimes use a process of elimination to ditch some un-needed things at the last minute. Since we would be in the car, and walking around a lot once we reached out destination, I knew everyone would need a good pair of sunglasses.

Babiators makes stylish, durable sunglasses for babies and kids, that are fun to wear. The company launched in 2011 with Carolyn and Molly working from their kitchen tables. Today, the Babiators "Crew" is growing fast and quickly becoming a leading children's retail brand. Forbes Magazine recently named Babiators one of America's 100 Most Promising Companies of 2014! From their world headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, their safe, stylish and awesome products fly off to more than 30 countries, giving kids around the world the freedom and protection to tackle whatever adventures come their way.

We teamed up with the cool crew over at Babiators to check out their awesome kids shades this summer!

We were sent a cool pair of kids sunglasses in orange, for B.

I love that the Babiators came in their own little box, and with an info card. I love to read up on products we receive, but I don't want to have to hunt for it, and often times don't have the extra time to go hunting for that info on a website. Babiators included all of the important info on a postcard, and right on the box!

The sunglasses are safe for babies and kids, offer full UV protection, and offer a replacement guarantee if the glasses are ever lost or broken- music to a parent's ears!

These cool shades are so fun- I love the way they're shaped!

These are designed to actually fit your child- they won't slide off.

I can't tell you how many pairs of children's sunglasses I have purchased through the years which have wound up broken or misplaced. Most of them weren't cheap! B has a bad habit of leaving his sunglasses in other people's cars (grandma's or grammy/papa's) and then they are never seen again. From Batman to TMNT, we've managed to lose them all! B almost always complains that his sunglasses slide off of his face, if he looks downward while wearing them. The Babiators actually fit around the ears, and won't fall off. This is great for toddlers and older kids, alike.

This dude's lookin' pretty fly in his OMG! Orange Babiators!

These Original Babiators are the original design, and they are designed to fit ages 3 - 7 yrs! How awesome is it that you can buy one pair of sunglasses that will lat your kid 4 years!? They fit their faces and won't slide off. Plus- you can bend these, step on them, twist them, etc- and they won't break. I don't know about your kid(s), but my boy is really rough on stuff, so the fact that he can be rough on these and they won't break, is pretty cool! B absolutely loves his Babiators. He thinks the color is awesome, and he loves wearing these everywhere we go. They kept his eyes protected while we were on our road trip, while walking around NYC, and on all of our other adventures we had in NJ!

Original Babiators

Our award-winning Babiators sunglasses for babies and kids with 100% UV protection and flexible, durable frames


Safe: Babiators have UV400 lenses that offer 100% UVA and UVB protection and undergo rigorous testing to ensure they’re safe for your child – whether they’re on your child’s face or end up in your child’s mouth
Durable: Our sunglasses feature flexible rubber frames and impact- and shatter-resistant lenses that won’t break when you bend, twist, or step on them. Trust us, we’ve tried.
Awesome: Classic aviator sunglasses make sure your little one is the coolest kid around
Guaranteed: The best part? If you lose or break your Babiators in the first year, we’ll replace them for free. All you pay is shipping.

Babiators are made of a soft material that is comfortable and lightweight. They are designed to fit kids’ faces and don’t pinch the temples or nose
Junior Babiators sunglasses fit most babies 6 months to 3 years
Classic Babiators sunglasses fit most children 3 to 7 years
Fit will vary by child depending on head size. If you’re between sizes, we recommend ordering your child’s sunglasses a size up

*Various colors available

Other Babiators products include...

Polarized Babiators

Aces Shades


Rocket Packs

Like what you see? Babiators has a whole lot more to choose from on their website! They have so many styles and colors to choose from for boys and girls, plus neutral styles, as well. I love that they offer different styles for big kids. Babiators is a brand I know we'll stick with for years to come. B also loves to swim, and I can't wait to check out their swim goggles for my little fish,

You won't want to go the rest of the summer without Babiators!

Want them? Get them!

Head on over to Babiators to browse all of their available styles of kids sunglasses and accessories. Connect with Babiators on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

Want them? Win them!

One lucky reader will win a pair of Classic Babiators, choice of their color pending inventory availability. Open to US residents, 18+, only. No PO Boxes. Just use the RC entry form below to enter for your chance to win. This contest is in no way affiliated or endorsed by any social media platform. Mommy's Block Party is not responsible for prize fulfillment or shipment. Please see our policies page for our full disclosure and contest rules.

Special thanks to Babiators for keeping my little dude's eyes protected this summer, and for offering this cool giveaway for our readers!

Good luck!


  1. I'd go with the Lovefest Babiators.

  2. Oh I would love the Gameday Babiators for our little one!

  3. My Granddaughter would love the Princess Pink glasses.

  4. I need sunblock and cool music.

  5. I like to keep it basic, the black pair is perfect for that !!

  6. I like the galactic gray babiators for my son.

  7. I can't live without sunscreen and sunglasses, my son also use a hat with neck flap almost everyday to protect his face and neck from the harsh summer sun.


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