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New simple, clean and chic children’s furniture

KRETHAUS-SIESTA WASHABLE PAPER

There’s a new comer in the family of cool and simple children’s furniture : the Argentinian brand called  KRETHAUS. Well established in its hometown Buenos AiresKrethaus is now starting its expansion to other countries, after a successful presence in Milan last month (kidsroomZOOM)

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Sweet Sale : Baby Clothing

Sweet William Ltd

Memorial Day Sale at Sweet William : a 15% discount until Monday. Here’s Pirouette selection of sweet baby clothing.

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Louise , 9 y old – Chatou, France

Mother & girl for Pirouette

“Louise knows what she wants, she is creative, strong and so sensitive to important cases as other people, earth. She loves making dance shows with her cousins and friends” says Sylvie Mathey about her daughter. Sylvie is the founder of children’s brand Tbo.

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Preparing for Playtime Paris

Playtime Paris 2013

Playtime Paris is growing every year, attracting more brands, yet keeping its access restricted to a consistent selection of beautifully designed labels. Lots of returning collections as well as new ones

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Three new e-stores to discover

The vitrine

More than 13 billion pageviews on Tumblr every month…some online numbers are astronomical. This makes me wonder how many children’s online boutiques open every month in the world…300, 3000? Hard to say. Today I have selected three new e-stores worth visiting: Brooklyn Makers, Father and The Vitrine, and invited  their talented founders to speak about their business.

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From diplomacy to childrenswear

Chandamama kids - Children's fashion Pirouette Blog

Chantal Kumar is the founder and designer of Chandamama, a sweet clothing line that will be at Playtime Paris in July. Chantal has a background in diplomacy; while working for the United Nations in New York she pursued a fashion education at Parsons School of Design.

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The gap in the market

Pirouette children's brands - family lifestyle

Today I went through my pile of unread emails (more than a hundred product submissions). I can’t tell you how many times I read the phrase “We identified a big gap in the market”, or “When I had my baby I realised how little choice there was to dress him/her well, so I decided to create my own line”. The questions kept coming : “Really” ?

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Mimi lou’s wall stickers

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Just a touch’ is a new range of small wall stickers designed by Mimi Lou Paris. To add a touch of pattern and colour to your home.

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Kaijsa Davey, 13 y old – San Francisco, USA

Kaijsa & Kathryn Davrey

“Kaijsa is the sweetest. She is one of the most thoughtful people I have know, she is like 5 feet of sunshine, she’s a fantastic dancer” says Kathryn Davey of her daughter. “She loves music & dancing in the kitchen, she’s got serious soul & a great sense of humor. She inspires & amazes me on a daily basis”. Kathryn is the Owner and designer of  www.kathryndavey.com.

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Carry On stool by Mattias Stenberg

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Swedish furniture manufacturer Offecct was founded in 1990. The company works closely with some of the world’s most renowned designers such as Jean-Marie Massaud, Christophe Pillet, Karim Rashid, Michael Sodeau and Richard Hutten. Their qualitative, innovative and sustainable products are sold in 55 countries around the world. 

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Y por qué ? Hunger for discovery and exploration

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During their learning age, children keep asking why, why why? Inspired by the children’s hunger for discovery, Spanish brand Yporqué launched a clothing line that aims at stimulating the five senses, through incorporation of fun shapes, sounds, textures, glow-in-the-dark images or games to their products. 

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Passage : between childhood and adulthood

Passage

The exhibition Passage offers visions of artists exploring the boundary between childhood and adulthood,  brings together and compares different perspectives on the intermediate age of adolescence. 

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