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The Best Mom & Dad Shirts for New Parents
Updated on
September 11, 2023

The Best Mom & Dad Shirts for New Parents

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20 ways to tell the world you’ve got a kid without sacrificing style.The Best Mom & Dad Shirts for New Parents

20 ways to tell the world you’ve got a kid without sacrificing style.


Hand-screened in Los Angeles, Tosan (short for o-tosan, or “father” in Japanese) sources and creates thoughtfully designed, American-made goods for the papas of the world. Their Pop & Tot set is a coveted favorite.

Pop and Tot Tee Set


For the laid back dad who’s just livin’ his best #dadlife. This handmade shirt is loose-fitting, and made from the softest material—there’s no way dad won’t love this one. This one is equally as “rad”.

Dad Life T-Shirt


Anglophiles and ale lovers alike will appreciate these tees that’ll almost guarantee you a free pint when you’re babywearing at this summer’s beerfest.

Pint/Half Pint Adult and Baby T-Shirts


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‘Cause I see some ladies tonight that should be havin’ my baby…baby.

Big Poppa T-Shirt


Darth Vader isn’t exactly “Father of the Year” material, but this shirt is good for a laugh anyway. If you’re a Star Wars fan, it’s hard to resist adding this one to your wardrobe.

‘Who’s Your Daddy’ Star Wars T-Shirt


This is a killer way to surprise a dad-to-be with baby news. Even better, the newborn photo op that comes along with this set is too cute for words.

Papa Bear and Baby Bear T-Shirt and Bodysuit Set


You’re rockin that dad bod—and there’s no shame in that game!

Working on My Dad Bod T-Shirt


For the dad who believes all pizzas are personal pizzas if you just try hard enough.

Pizza and Slice Dad and Kid T-Shirts

$13.29 and up


The Bee and the Fox’s “Mama Bird” shirt—with its iconic, retro iron-on-letter styling—is the shirt that launched a thousand spinoffs. It’s the “IT” Instagram-mom shirt of the moment.

The Original Mama Bird T-Shirt


For parents, there are no truer words to live by.

Raise Good Humans V-Neck Tee


There are a million compelling reasons to teach your kids to read early; so they can read this shirt might be at the top of the list.

Love Your Mother T-Shirt


Exclusively for moms that #cantstopwontstop.

Mutha Hustla T-Shirt


Eat. Sleep. Feed. Repeat. Such is the life of a breastfeeding mom.

Milk Maker/Milk Taker Mom and Mini Tee and Bodysuit Set


A shirt inspired by Magnolia Roots Co.’s famous “Save the Bees” tee. (There’s a ‘Baby 🐝’ bodysuit available, too!)

Mama Bee T-Shirt


Once you’re in, you’re in for life.

The Motherhood Club T-Shirt


The “Made with Love” graphic is printed on the lower half of the shirt, making for the ultimate bump and ultrasound photo op.

Made With Love Bump T-Shirt



If you have more than one kiddo, the mini shirts also come in “The Encore” and “The Mic Drop,” too. There’s way too much fun to be had wearing these tees.

The Original and the Remix T-Shirts


Made famous by this dad and newborn Instagram pic (and before that, Will Ferrell in Step Brothers, of course), this is a set you can’t help but throw in your hospital bag so you can capture a first social pic of your newborn and mom or dad. In sizes newborn all the way through adult.

Did We Just Become Best Friends? Yup! T-Shirt Set

$29.75 and up

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