Posted in Design - Home Decor,ProductsNovember 4, 2013
Dandy Star’s Magic light box diffuses a soft glowing light that’s perfect for bedside reading or a beautiful way to keep the dark at bay in a kids room. A great item to add to the Christmas gift list (yes, already November! )…
Posted in BusinessNovember 2, 2013
Founded by Nicky Goodman, the childrenswear agency Little Icons celebrates its anniversary : 4 years of selling a selection of great European brands to top UK stores. Finger in the Nose, Boys and girls, American Outfitters, Gro, La Loi, Etiquette Clothiers…
Posted in ProductsNovember 1, 2013
For this AW13 season’s images, photographer Julia Bostock took caramel baby & child to Suffolk. Sharing a few photos, we take the occasion to announce that caramel baby &child just opened a concession in Fenwick, a multi-brand store in the heart of London (Bond Street), stocking the collection for boys & girls from 3 months to 8 years.
Posted in Design - Home Decor,ProductsOctober 31, 2013
In the family of brands created by sisters, here’s Olli Ella
, London based children’s label specialised in nursing chairs
and room decor
. Chloe tells us more about her and sister Olivia’s story, their experience in business and about their new bedding collection, out soon.
Posted in Culture,Mood of the dayOctober 30, 2013
Do your kids spend enough time outdoors? Why is that important? Take a look at Project Wild Thing, a film and a movement aiming to reconnecting children with nature.
Posted in ProductsOctober 29, 2013
Following a career in architecture, Jen Taylor
decided to go for what she really enjoyed and loved in life : well-designed, carefully crafted, beautiful timeless objects
. She founded Hokolo
to express her love of colours, patterns and aesthetics of bold inspiring products.
New in New York, to mark in your must-visit list : a store fully dedicated to the children organic underwear brand Goat Milk, one of Pirouette’s favourite labels.
Posted in HealthOctober 25, 2013
We hear all sorts of things about sugar, that it’s bad and also that it’s not so bad after all. Although being too alarmist can have a counter-productive effect, I think it is important to understand a bit better about sugar. Here’s a few facts as well as a few tips on cutting down the amount of sugar your child consumes. And YES! a fun little video to watch en famille!
Posted in Culture,Design - Home DecorOctober 24, 2013
This collection of educational and decorative posters by Atomic Printworks
will inspire kids to learn
and get excited by different subjects such as science, the world or the universe
. Information is presented with a focus on clarity of explanation and visual impact
Posted in Mood of the dayOctober 23, 2013
Two consumer’s events around children & family are due in London this fall : Plusher will take place at the Royal Horticultural Hall in November while Babyccino will host its ShopUp in Primerose Hill early December. Fun shopping ahead!
Posted in Culture,Family TravelOctober 22, 2013
When Sophie Roell, her husband Charlie and their three children moved to China, they decided to make the most of their stay. Every time there’s a holiday they try to go on a trip, taking the kids with them. Sophie documents their wonderful adventures in her blog . Here on Pirouette, she shares tips about the best places to visit, as well as great feedback on how to plan for wild adventures en famille.
Posted in Mood of the day,PhotographyOctober 21, 2013
Big fans of Photographer Jonna Paterson, we featured her children’s photography several times on Pirouette. Now comes the day to congratulate her for being on the cover of Milk Magazine n.41! Joanna tells us more about how she got there and how it feels…