Emma Kirincich | October 18, 2021

The Inspo Behind Your Favorite Itzy Friends™ Character's Name!

Our Itzy Friends™ Toy Collection is absolutely adored among our community...parents and babies alike! But something you might not know about your baby’s BFF is that their name was carefully picked out.

There’s a story behind each and every one of our characters' names. From Sweetie Pals to Itzy Loveys, we love all our fuzzy friends. Keep reading to get to know your babe’s BFF even more!

 

Peyton the Sloth

Definitely a fan favorite, Peyton the Sloth is named after Kristi’s, a member of our sales team, son. Peyton is perfect for the babe who loves lots of naps, just like sloths!

 

Alex the Fox

Look at that eye-catching red fur! Alex the Fox is named after our co-CEOs, Kelly and Brian’s, son's middle name. We can’t get over the cuteness of the Alex Sweetie Pal!

 

Lane the Llama

We just love how this one rolls off the tongue. Lane the Llama is named after Kelly and Brian's oldest daughter's middle name. We know your little will love to snuggle up with Lane.

 

Jolie the Unicorn 

Unicorns do exist! Jolie the Unicorn is named after Kelly and Brian's youngest daughter: Elle Jolie. Jolie is perfect for your little sweetie!

 

Kayden the Koala

Kayden the Koala is one of our newer characters! He is named after Larissa’s (from our Accounting team) son. Kayden was a micro-premie and spent several weeks in the NICU. He is now at home, safe and strong, and we love that the name Kayden name carries extra bravery.

 

Ana the Bunny

Ana the Bunny is named after Maureen's, our Design Director, daughter. Your little is sure to love the cozy, pink sherpa fabric during cuddle time!

 

Macy the Rainbow

Did you know our rainbow Itzy Pal has a special name as well? Macy the rainbow is named after the Cathy's, a woman on our boutique team, daughter!

 

James the Dinosaur

Last, but most certainly not least...James the Dinosaur is named after Kristy's, a member of our sales team, son. The color combo on this guy is adorbs. James can’t wait to meet his new BFF - your little one!

 

Which name is your favorite? Let us know by tagging us with @itzyritzy on social.

xoxo, Team Itzy Ritzy