Your baby needs new shoes but you do not have the time to go to the store to get him a pair. Besides this, you actually dread going to the store with him as it can be quite tiring to have him in tow as you browse through rows and rows of shoes looking for the perfect pair.
No worries. You can do your shopping online. There are shops online that offer a large selection of baby shoes and some of these offer shipping services to several countries worldwide.
This means that even if you are located outside of the country the shop is based in, you can still get those cute shoes that you want for your baby.
There is however, that small matter of finding the right size for your baby. Since you won’t be shopping in a regular store – that which allows you to just get a pair, put on the baby for size, pay and then leave – you may have a hard time figuring out which size will fit your baby.
Fortunately, there are baby shoes size guides on the internet that you can view for free. Check online shops selling baby clothes and accessories as they may have their own size guides.
As a matter of fact, it is recommended that you first check size guides of online stores you wish to get your baby shoes from since they may have size measurements different from those of other stores.
No matter the specific measurements however, what you will find common in size guides for baby clothes and shoes is that each size indicate the age range that the size will be most suitable for.
Baby Shoe Sizes by Age
To give you an idea of the information you will most likely find in a baby shoe size guide, below is an example of baby shoe sizes by age:
0 to 3 Months – US Size 2; Eur. Size 17.5; approximately 4 inches long and 2 inches wide
3 to 6 Months – US Size 4, Eur. Size 19; approximately 4.5 inches long and 2.25 inches wide
6 to 12 Months – US Size 5, Eur. Size 20; approximately 5 inches long and 2.5 inches wide
12 to 18 Months – US Size 7, Eur. Size 23; approximately 5.5 inches long and 2.75 inches wide
18 to 24 Months – US Size 8, Eur. Size 24; approximately 6 inches long and 2.75 inches wide
2 to 3 Years – US Size 9.5, Eur. Size 26.5; approximately 6.5 inches long and 3 inches wide
These sizes are actually what most brands use but it’s still recommended that you check with the store for their own size chart just to make sure that you are getting the right size for your baby.