Petit Bateau was founded in 1893 and enjoys a rich history that for many French people bring up the sweet memories of childhood. Passed forward from generation to generation, today Petit Bateau offers a full line of clothing made for children of all ages, and also includes an adult line.
Petit Bateau – Founded in 1893
A young, spontaneous brand steeped in the magic of childhood. The company demonstrated its decidedly playful spirit right from the start with a cut-off pair of “long johns” which they coined the “petite culotte”!
Petit Bateau over the past 120 years has been weaving its collection season after season from its factory in Troyes, France. You’ll find carefully perfected and unique styling that features the highest quality clothing that is always fun to wear and super comfortable. Petit Bateau’s timeless fashion is perfect for every stage of life from baby to adult – everyone deserves to feel good in their clothes.
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Petit Bateau is France’s largest textile brand, now known for its classic design, high-quality basics, instantly recognized from their iconic stripe. Dressing the entire family the brand offers day and nightwear using premium cotton and knits.
At first, Petit Bateau was known for its baby and kids collection, but now the latest from the brand is adult clothing. The Adult trend began after Claudia Schiffer wore a Petit Bateau children’s T-shirt on the catwalk for Karl Lagerfeld in 1994, and inspiring thousands of women to do the same.
All Petit Bateau clothing is made with high-quality, premium cotton and knits, creating comfy casual day wear for baby, kids, and adults.
Petit Bateau has a presence in 72 countries, with 397 stores, and departments and franchises in more than 5,000 outlets.