Posted in Culture,Family TravelSeptember 11, 2013
London was really cold yesterday, so summer is definitely over in some parts of the world! Just to keep you a bit longer in a summery mood, Pirouette takes you around the globe for a sun-filled tour. Third part of the best summer 2013 holiday memories of cool families : Oeuf Clothier in South of France, Naif Magazine in Spain, Zid zid kids in Tangier, Pom d’Api in Les Cevennes, Agence Violette in Andalusia.
Posted in PhotographySeptember 10, 2013
Following the example of Zara, French Connexion or Uniqlo, Spanish brand Mango just launched a kids line. A few Mango Kids stores opened over the summer, in Valencia, San Sebastien, Barcelona and Frankfurt. Here’s a preview of their F/W 14 by Lila & Tom (Art Direction) with Melanie Rodriguez (photography).
Posted in BusinessSeptember 9, 2013
Based in Berlin and mother of two young children, Nina Sudkamp opened blackbird/berlin, a PR agency that counts Smallable among its clients. Nina gives us an overview on the German market.
Posted in Culture,Design - Home DecorSeptember 6, 2013
A bit of history with Y’a Pas Le Feu Au Lac, the Swiss design company founded by Grégory & Marie BODEL and FX BALLÉRY. Designed by Juan Pablo Cambariere, their Woostache wooden figurines are inspired by Argentinian anarchists from the beginning of the XXth Century.
Posted in Family TravelSeptember 5, 2013
Sad that Summer’s almost over? Pirouette keeps you in a summery mood, taking you around the globe for a sun-filled tour. Second part of the best summer 2013 holiday memories of cool families : Milk Magazine in Mallorca, Lucky Wang across Europe, Babyccino in Washington State, Clotaire in Ibiza and Pink Chicken in The Hamptons.
Posted in Design - Home Decor,ProductsSeptember 4, 2013
New in the catalog of beautiful furniture for children by Kalon Studios
: a special oil finish
, applied to the solid maple wood
cribs, beds, chest of drawer. The oiled collection
truly highlights the craft quality of Kalon’s pieces and brings an element of irresistible sensuality. Something that all wood lovers will highly appreciate
Posted in BrandsSeptember 3, 2013
Brand name : Shampoodle - Company name : Shampoodle AB
Date of creation : 2006
Country of origin : Sweden - Countries of production : Mainly India, a few things made in France, Estonia and China.
Name of the founders : Helene Stevenberg and Jakob Wästberg
Number of employees : 4
Posted in Culture,Family TravelSeptember 1, 2013
Sad that Summer’s almost over? Pirouette keeps you in a summery mood, taking you around the globe for a sun-filled tour. A compilation of the best summer 2013 holiday memories of cool families, starting today with Munster Kids in Fiji, Little Fashion Gallery in Corsica, Smiling Planet in India, Blabla Kids in Cap Ferret + Ile de Ré and Numero 74 in Bali.
Posted in Mood of the day,ProductsAugust 31, 2013
Opened in May 2010 Le Pingouin De L’Espace (The Space Penguin) is an “Intergalactic French Webshop” proposing a range of unique toys and design toys for kids as well as kids birthday party supplies. Moulin Roty, Djeco, Corby Tindersticks, KidO NYC, Uncle Goose, Playsam, Plantoys, Miss Etoile, Nanoblock, MilaniWood…so much out there. Discover the selection of Muriel Charvet, owner of the e-store.
Posted in Parent & Child interviewsAugust 30, 2013
Tyler Max is into science , lizards and football; he has a great sense of humour with a heavy hint of sarcasm, sharp wits and tongue. The perfect boy for an interview – Mother Julia Angel is the Founder & Publisher of Boys Be Cool – Boys Have Style Too!
Posted in Mood of the dayAugust 29, 2013
What’s up Pom d’Api? For this winter, the French children’s shoe brand delivers a collection that beautifully mixes casual and elegance, rough elements with clean, refined lines. The Hike Botte Folk is a must-have, so rooted in the folk and handmade trend, but so urban at the same time.
Posted in Mood of the day,ProductsAugust 28, 2013
New York brand Tuchinda, known for their Liberty print dresses, launched small range of beautifully made knits for S/S14. Their Tyson Cardigan, luxurious Italian Cotton yarn, is quite remarkable, with colours and loops reminding exotic flower petals. A way for designer Tina Tuchinda to show how textural and 3-dimensional knitwear could be.