Posted in BusinessMay 12, 2014
This is an instructive Parson School of Design panel, animated by childrenswear consultant Caletha Crawford. Listen to the owner of Sweet William, show room owner Lynn Meyer, co-owner of Appaman, the children’s editor at Stylesight and more top industry insider speak about their experience in the children’s market.
Posted in CultureMay 11, 2014
You can never have enough of what you don’t need to make you happy…. Especially if ‘Planned Obsolescence’ is involved! This Sunday video is a little sermon for adults and kids alike.
Posted in Culture,Mood of the dayMay 8, 2014
I am sharing this story of Mae, a 12 year old girl who decided to cut her hair, with the aim to make a cancer patient happy somewhere. Here’s how brave young Mae scarified her long 17″ (43 cm) braids…
Posted in ProductsMay 7, 2014
I discovered Yume while looking for a birthday gift at Acorn, one of my favorite children shops in Brooklyn. I thought this Brooklyn based brand was too adorable not to share.
Posted in ProductsMay 6, 2014
Read more Oeuf,
the US based modern and eco-friendly furniture company just launched The Perch Toddler Bed. The clean lines bring a modern and elegant touch, easy to blend into any bedroom. A perfect cocoon to read, cuddle and sleep!
Posted in BusinessMay 5, 2014
Portugal has a great manufacturing tradition: textile, shoes, furniture, ceramics. From small independents to luxury brands, most of the fashion labels produce their clothes and shoes around the city of Porto: Paul Smith, Isabel Marant, Stella McCartney, Ralph Lauren, Burberry, Maison Kitsune, Tommy Hilfigher, all use production facilities in the area, to name only a very few.
Posted in CultureMay 5, 2014
A 1:32 long video that will bring back childhood memories and keep you glued to your screen.
Posted in Retail - WindowsMay 2, 2014
Children’s brand Wovenplay
just opened its own retail space in Greenpoint Brooklyn, at 190 West Street between Freeman and Green Streets. On display : Wovenplay clothing and accessories, Jess Brown/Wovenplay dolls, Pepe for Wovenplay shoes…and other cool surprises!
Posted in PhotographyApril 30, 2014
A Look At… Hugh Holland “It was about having fun and not even thinking about it…” Hugh Holland
Posted in ProductsApril 29, 2014
It’s new, it’s launching in May, it’s for boys 4 to 11 years old, it’s a mix of cool hoodies/easy wear corduroy jackets/trousers that are “as happy at the skate park or the beach” and it’s called ABC123me
Posted in BusinessApril 28, 2014
Inger Breitenstein, of children’s fashion agent based in London, represents mainly Scandinavian brands such as Angulus, FUB knitwear and Ver de Terre. Born in Copenhagen, Inger has a passion for Danish design and she appreciates modern, natural and functional products.
Posted in Mood of the dayApril 23, 2014
Inspired by the World Cup 2014, many Brazilian children’s brands developed their Fall/Winter collections focused on welcoming foreign people and cultures in the country. And so did Fábula, the children’s line of acclaimed fashion label Farm.