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Belle & Maxie

1209 Cortelyou Rd., Brooklyn, NY 11218 40.640092 -73.966984
nr. Westminster Rd.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-484-3302 Send to Phone

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  • Price Range: ($$) Mid-Range
  • Products & Services: Baby Goods, Children's Clothing, Children's Shoes

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Product Guide


  • Baby Goods
  • Children's Clothing
  • Children's Shoes


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Gilbert Flores opened Belle & Maxie down the street from his Ditmas Park house in 2006; his modern, bright, and organized store is filled with well-made, classic toys—many of which are battery free—for infants through kids age 12. Habba, Plan Toys, and Brio provide a strong selection of wooden playthings, from blocks to trains to wheeled animals. Crafts sets, like a doll-making kit from Melissa & Doug or a Sassafras Little Cook tool set, ignite the spark of creativity in tiny artists. As for clothes, Flores outfits his shop with fun, funky attire that he would buy for his own kids, store namesakes Isabelle and Max. The constantly changing selection fits up to size six and includes Robeez’ slippers with hard and soft soles, faux thrift-store tees from Mini Rotation, and Baby Bean dresses handmade in Texas from vintage fabric.