April Showers bring May flowers? I guess it depends what part of the world you live in! The Baby Spot Bests for April will definitely put a spring in your step! We are featuring people and businesses from Qatar, Canada, The UK and the USA this month. Check out these creative minds, have a peek at their websites and follow them on twitter!

Judy Lichtenstein Designs


Add me on Facebook: Judy Lichtenstein
Find me on Twitter @julichtenstein
Instagram: @Judylichtensein


Judy Lichtenstein has been designing hand made products for over 30 years! From blankets to onsies and beautiful creations for Mom too (check out the silk velvet scarves) . Judy has a fantastic history of seeing her products in high end department stores and boutiques.  When Judy was only twenty three years old Barney’s New York called her to be a part of their store after Barney’s wife received one of her hand made products as a gift! Judy even made  hand painted baby quilts with matching bumpers and dust ruffles that Barney’s gave to Fergie, the Duchess of York for her 2 young daughters as a gift when she was visiting New York.


If you do not live close to one of the many boutiques that Judy Lichtenstein Designs are located, do not worry! Judy makes make custom baby blankets for many stores or personal orders either out of chenille or fleece that is appliquéd  with a whimsical design including a child’s name on it. She also silkscreen onesies that are hand screened. People are welcome to order blankets from her and she can customize to match your needs. If you have special colors you like, that is not a problem!


Judy Lichenstein Designs creates pieces that can be passed down through families. They also make perfect gifts for a Baby Shower or to a good friend or family member. If you are looking for handcrafted, high quality, unique keep sake designs, search no further.






Angelo knows fashion! this Qatari based business deals with both wholesalers and customers alike! They sell Marmalade and Mash, Bangbang and Hucklebones collections. Angelo insists that they are not only unique and following fashion trends but also being a step ahead of the trends, which is how the business itself was born.

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Mom of The Month: Elaine Kapogines




Elaine is a Mompreneur on the move! She owns The Holistic Parent, a Parenting Magazine geared to unite parents who are practicing or interested in a holistic lifestyle. She is a new mother to one- year old Anastasia. She has been in publishing for over 10 years. Elaine has done it all, from reporter to photographer. She decided to launch her own independent publication, Scrum Canada, a rugby magazine. After its success, she moved on to her new holistic parenting magazine that is available both in print and online. Her first print copies will be distributed at The Growing Up Healthy Show in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada on September 13th. She also is a freelance editor and writer in her “spare time.”

Elaine saw a need for a resource for Holistic parenting in her home town and filled that need with Holistic Parent! Visit  The Holistic Parent Magazine today!


* Do you want to be our next blogger of the month? Do you have a business or are a designer that you would like to be featured? Email us and introduce yourself: editor@thebabyspot.ca!