• Mood of the day

    Keep an eye on Jumina…

        Elisabeth G. Rognmo, a Norvegian designer, founded Jumina – a Norwegian fairytale in 2006. The brand produces a collection of about 20 sophisticated pieces each season and uses a story and concept…

    March 16, 2011
  • Mood of the day

    blabla

    Co-founder and designer of blabla kids, Florence Wetterwald is French (living in the US), mother of Isabella,15 and Tom, 13.  She studied art and design in Paris and Florence, Italy, finishing her degree at Georgia…

    March 14, 2011
  • Retail - Windows

    Shopping for kids, Upper East Side, NY

      If you visit New York, you will unlikely end up shopping uptown. A part for a few exceptions (and great museums, Whitney, Frick collection, Met, Guggenheim), there is nothing very exciting and new…

    March 14, 2011
  • Mood of the day

    Don't be too square…

      To the question “Maman, can lamp bulbs have a diamond shape?“, I would probably have been tempted to say “no”. But let’s not forget that this is the 21st century where everything  –…

    March 13, 2011
  • Photography

    Inspired by Valérie Belmokhtar

      French artist and illustrator Valérie Belmokhtar started writing and illustrating her diary at a very young age (around 8 years old). She builds a poetique, intimate and sensitive world by investigating a wide field…

    March 12, 2011
  • Products Trade Shows

    Trade Show report : Playtime New York

        This second edition of Playtime New York featured about  60 children’s brands and some maternity wear. A fair amount of excellent US brands : Dagmar Daley, Atsuyo et Akiko, Jess Brown, Kicokids,…

    March 11, 2011
  • Products Retail - Windows

    Bonpoint @ Selfridges

      Bonpoint just announced the imminent opening of its shop-in-shop at Selfridges & Co, London – 400 Oxford Street. That’s good news, however it would be marvelous to get a bit more : a…

    March 9, 2011
  • Products

    Company profile : Tulip and Nettle

    Based in Northumberland, UK, Tulip and Nettle has been in existance for nearly ten years and grown bit by bit. The company was started and is owned by Amynta Warde-Aldam. Tulip was a much loved Pug…

    March 4, 2011