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How Do Babiators Protect Little Eyes Against UV Damage?

How Do Babiators Protect Little Eyes Against UV Damage?

November 18, 2019

To protect eyes from ultraviolet (UV) damage, choose sunglasses that meet Australian Standard AS1067:2016 for sunglasses (lens categories 2, 3 or 4).  Often, the lenses on the cheaper fashion sunglasses don’t protect the eyes from UV damage, even if the lenses are dark or tinted.  All Babiators sunglasses lenses meet the Australian Standard at lens category 3.  This means that the lenses absorb more than 95% of UV radiation to stop it reaching your children’s eyes.
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Our 7 Favourite Christmas Craft Ideas

Our 7 Favourite Christmas Craft Ideas

November 11, 2019

Despite the internet being awash with Christmas craft ideas, it can be a battle to sift through them all to find something suitable for your children.  So, we’ve put together a collection of the best Christmas craft ideas.  These crafts can be made from simple materials, recycled or found materials, most of which you’ll probably have at home already.

 

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Sweet Christmas Ideas to Do with Your Kids

Sweet Christmas Ideas to Do with Your Kids

October 22, 2019

Let the Christmas elves among us (you know who you are) rejoice! It’s the time we’ve been waiting for all year – our chance to wear jingly reindeer earrings and whack Michael Buble’s greatest hits of the season on repeat.  Fruit mince pies, come at me. And having children gives us even greater license to indulge in all that

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Halloween Down Under – should it even be a thing?

Halloween Down Under – should it even be a thing?

October 13, 2019 2 Comments

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How to Choose Quality Kids Swimwear that WILL Last

How to Choose Quality Kids Swimwear that WILL Last

August 30, 2019

We all know the agony when you pull out your kid’s favourite togs and realise that they have sagged beyond the point of return.  After all, we braved the Hunger Games carnage that is the Boxing Day sales for those swimmers, running the risk of repetitive strain injury from flicking through kilometres of kids swimwear racks.  And then, it’s

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5 Times When Celebrity Dads Said It Best:  Parenting wisdom and wisecracks from Chris Hemsworth, Jerry Seinfield and more!

August 28, 2019

In honour of all the wonderful dads out there, this Father’s Day we’ve rounded up some of the funniest and wisest words from our favourite celebrity dads, from Chris Hemsworth to Jerry Seinfeld.
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How to Encourage Healthy Risk-Taking In Your Kids

How to Encourage Healthy Risk-Taking In Your Kids

August 15, 2019

Does anybody else find themselves shrieking ‘Too high!’ ‘Too fast!’ Too far!’ at their children much more often than they thought they would?  The thing is, recent studies suggest that reducing risk-taking too much actually hinders the process of development in a child.

But how do we encourage them to take risks in a way that doesn't end up in a trip to the emergency room?

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How to Keep your Kids Sun-Safe WITHOUT nagging!

How to Keep your Kids Sun-Safe WITHOUT nagging!

July 08, 2019

We believe in making things easier for parents, not harder. That’s why we have our Babiators Replacement Guarantee. And that’s why we’re sharing the concept of sun-safety stations with you.
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How To Get The Kids Out and About When Its Cold (and avoid cabin fever!)

How To Get The Kids Out and About When Its Cold (and avoid cabin fever!)

July 07, 2019

The benefits of outdoor play for children are well-documented. And when it’s warm and sunny, and bare feet are par for the course, it’s easy to get the kids outdoors and active. 

 But what about in winter? When it’s cold, windy and damp? 

 That’s much harder.   

 But never fear. We’ve got a whole host of ideas for getting your kids out and about when it’s cold 

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Hip Hip Hooray It's Small Business Day: Why Small Business Is So Important

Hip Hip Hooray It's Small Business Day: Why Small Business Is So Important

June 26, 2019 1 Comment

Today is World MSME Day! What is that, you ask?

Well, 27 June is the day that the United Nations recognizes the importance of small business (Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises to be precise, but that’s quite a mouthful!) and their contribution to sustainable development.

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3 Simple Steps to Make Easter Memorable for Your Kids (WITHOUT the Sugar Overdose!)

3 Simple Steps to Make Easter Memorable for Your Kids (WITHOUT the Sugar Overdose!)

April 04, 2019

The trick to keeping Easter special for your children is to go for quality over quantity.  Follow these 3 simple steps to make Easter special for your kids (without the sugar overdose!)

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The Young Mum’s Remarkable Choice You Need to Read About

The Young Mum’s Remarkable Choice You Need to Read About

March 08, 2019

There's something different about this young mum.

At first glance, she seems just about the same as everyone else.  A young mum with three kids, she is softly-spoken, almost impossibly youthful-looking, and lives in a tight-knit beachside community where the summers are long and lazy, and the cars are forever sandy.

 

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Size Guide

A good fit is an important part of getting kids to wear their sunglasses. Check out the guide below for the recommendations and measurements of our different Babiators sunglasses sizes:

JUNIOR

AGES 0-2

 

 Junior Babiators sunglasses fit most babies 6 months to 2 years. 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.

Fit will vary by child depending on head size.

If you’re between sizes, we recommend ordering your child’s sunglasses a size up.

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CLASSIC

AGES 3-5

 

Classic Babiators sunglasses fit most children 3 to 5 years. 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.

Fit will vary by child depending on head size.

If you’re between sizes, we recommend ordering your child’s sunglasses a size up.

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Blue Series 6+

AGES 6 & UP

 

Our 6+ Blue Series sunglasses fit most school age children 6 years and up. Aces 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. Fit will vary by child depending on head size.    

 

 

 

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If you are not sure if the sunglasses fit well we suggest checking out "The Babiators Sizing Guide" blog post we wrote that shows our wonderful little model who was in between sizes. It has some great pics show how to get the best fit.