The Fall-Winter 14 collection by Paade Mode is called “Below the Snow”. It is Inspired by the many stories hidden beneath the snow and the tale of grass waiting to rise again and sprout at the first signs of warmth. A play between pines, bushes and trees mixed with wintery whites and soft grays, complemented by tones of greens and blues, with pops of wine red and orange. Inspiring!
Milao is the name of this gorgeous new Clotaire boots, created with the coming cold days in mind. The brand’s classic and iconic low boot has just been lined with synthetic shearling fabric, giving it a cosy, irresistible look.
Pala Mino is a kids brand, created by Louise Coughlan and Zoe Bennett-Jones, that makes simple, laid-back beautiful clothes for kids who want to express themselves. It is designed to be worn from morning until night and only taken off for washing!
E-store Bravelling is the home of Little Titans, the brand created by Carly Hardy, a mum who found the need of creating something boyish and brilliant that would let her baby boy strut his stripy stuff, bend it like Beckham or scale the back of the sofa like the real-life action hero he is.
If you like knits + vibrant colors, Sweet William is your perfect destination today : they have just received a wonderful assortment for babies and children by Cabbages and Kings, Boy+Girl, Noe & Zoe, Macarons, Kidscase and Degen. All on Pirouette’s fav brands list. Retail therapy at its best!
They won an award at the last Playtime Paris edition and were in everybody’s lips : Milk and Biscuits, a brand launched by Kate Smith, a Brit based in Shanghai. Their colourful and fresh collection was shot by Michelle Marshall. Like the vibrant and textured pieces of the collection, the images she created bring tons of good mood and stay with you.
EFVVA was brought to my attention by Deborah Beau of kickcanandconkers, so it is no wonder that it contains high amounts of hand-made and artistic content! Each item is different, created and painted or decorated by the owner Ewa Wróbel-Hultqvist, using premium ecological materials. Unique and inspiring.
It is always a source of great joy to find new brands that brings something new, different and clever to the market. The coup- de-coeur of this back to school 2014 is Play is Work, a capsule collection of ethically sourced and beautifully designed leather overalls, trousers, vests, created by Kaija Vogel, a truly inspiring artist.
Dagmar Daley worked in architecture and design before starting her line of kids clothing. Her stylish, simply detailed pieces are inspired by the pure and natural beauty of children and their imagery of childhood. The collections feature timeless designs, quality fabrics and fine detailing, all produced in San Francisco.
Cabbages & Kings is a premium line of children’s apparel from New York, founded by designer Alexandra Gizela. The brand focuses on high quality and multi-fuctional pieces according with today’s design conscience and environment awareness.