Posted in Trade ShowsJanuary 6, 2015
Time to book the plane and train tickets for Playtime Paris, due on January 31 to February 2 at Parc Floral de Paris. The show will welcome 440 international brands around children’s fashion/decor and maternity. Here’s a quick preview of this 17th edition, the largest since the creation of the show in 2006.
Posted in ProductsJanuary 5, 2015
I like baby brands that are poetic and leave fantasy open-ended in a style conscious way. I also like soft pale colors for nurseries in order to create an instantly soothing atmosphere. Because, well, when you have a newborn and when you are going to spend a lot of time in his/her room it is exactly what you need: a place that will give you and your baby some calm and will engage your imagination. Garbo and Friends offers just that in the most sophisticated way.
Posted in Mood of the dayDecember 30, 2014
Rather poetically, an exhibit at the Museum of Childhood in London has coincided with our house hunting in Porto. For a nomadic family like ours, the idea of settling down can feel like a momentous event. We’ve embarked on this particular adventure en famille. Everyone has their criteria to bring to the search, of course – light, space, architectural appeal.
Posted in BrandsDecember 29, 2014
Brand Name : nadadelazos - www.nadadelazos.com
Date of Creation : 2013
Country of Origin and Production : Spain
Name of founders : Kristina Laux and Roberto Visús
Number of employees : 2
Posted in ProductsDecember 22, 2014
Even though I could let the adorable shoes pictures speak for themselves, I still wanted to share a little bit more about my latest obsession: freshly picked.
Posted in CultureDecember 21, 2014
Such an incredible ballet of dolphins…I wish it was me on that wakeboard. That said, I most probably have stopped to swim with them!
Posted in Mood of the dayDecember 20, 2014
One of the things I love about living in Portugal is that the Health & Safety Police have not yet made inroads on the territory. Swimming in the Atlantic, walking along sea cliffs in Alentejo, bathing in the mountain streams of Burgo are all at your own risk.
Posted in ProductsDecember 19, 2014
Based on the story of two girls who meet in Kew Gardens and become forever friends, Argentinian brand Severina Kids developed Let me Grow, a cute collection of objects. Handmade soap, Paper Tablecloths, Cardboard Coasters, Bed Linen, Hand knitted decor items, Pillows, Notebooks, Wrapping Paper, Handmade dolls…a long list of marvels, ideal for X-mas…
Posted in PhotographyDecember 18, 2014
A Look At… Cristina Hoch, twenty-something self-taught portrait photographer from Spain.
Posted in Parent & Child interviewsDecember 16, 2014
Kasia Pysiak, founder and designer of Zaikamoya, was born in Russia, raised in Poland, spend a decade in Paris before settling in Brooklyn. With her son Liev (4 y old), she takes the pause for Zoe Adlersberg and she tells us about her life in Prospect Heights.
Posted in CultureDecember 15, 2014
Part of Babesta‘s series of fashion storytelling, this captivating video featuring cool city kids hanging out, playing & living together. Inspired by Patti Smith, it was shot by Katrina Tang with words (a poem) written by Jennifer Cattaui, and music by Karel Otstavel.
Posted in Family TravelDecember 10, 2014
Modern Rio, Vintage Rio, Decadent Rio. Rio is such a rich and beautiful city (the most beautiful, it is often said). It’s a proper 3D city, with as much going on vertically as horizontally. And it’s both extremely urban, and extremely green all at once, with one of the largest urban tropical forests