• Cabbage and Figs

    Very cool party bags, by Cabbage and Fig

    If dealing with party bags gives you the creep, Cabbage and Fig is for you. They make creative, affordable and fun alternatives to the usual “made-in-China/full-of-cheap-plastic/full-of-sugar ones that can ruin a beautiful birthday party!…

    February 20, 2014
  • Dubai and the desert with kids- Pirouette blog
    Family Travel

    Dubai and the desert with kids

    A few years ago, we did a stop in Dubai, on our way to Sri Lanka. Against our expectations, we loved everything about it. Co-owner of the concept store Comptoir 102 and mother of…

    February 18, 2014
  • happyeti

    Happyéti : Hats, chapkas and sweaters made in Nepal

    Very special and quirky, the hats and sweaters by Happyeti are handcrafted in a traditional way by Nepalese artisans in the heart of the Himalayas.  The brand was launched in 2011, with he aim to offer products with…

    February 17, 2014
  • Organic cosmetics for children

    Children : Why organic cosmetics ?

    Why is choosing carefully what you put on your skin as important as what you put in your stomach?  Why is it so crucial for our children’s health to stay away from chemicals? Why…

    February 15, 2014
  • Brands

    Brand Profile : Milibe

    Brand name : Milibe Website : www.milibecopenhagen.com Date of creation : 2002 Country of origin : Denmark Name of owner/founder(s) : Mille Milt & Maria Raben…

    February 14, 2014
  • Cy Twombly

    A Look At… Cy Twombly

    Cy Twombly Not photography, but still within the realms of representation and of great inspiration, A Look At… Cy Twombly.…

    February 12, 2014
  • Playtime Paris  January 2014 - Pirouette Blog
    Trade Shows

    Playtime Paris : facts & figures

    The 15th edition of Playtime Paris reached a record level with 8164 visitors, an increase of +17% over January 2013. With buyers coming from 69 different countries, Playtime Paris has taken a sharp turn toward the…

    February 10, 2014
  • Mood of the day

    Dot to Dot London kicks off tomorrow

    Temporary showroom Dot to Dot will open tomorrow and Sunday, involving about 15 children’s brands (Corby Tindersticks, Indikidual, Jake and Maya, Loud Apparel, Nixie Clothing, Aravore…). In talk with  Nicole Frobusch and Carly Gledhill, founders of the event.…

    February 7, 2014
  • lovi

    Lovi – This tree plants a tree

    Lovi Oy is a family owned company based in Northern Finland that produces do-it-yourself wooden figures, designed and patented by Anne Paso. For each tree bought, a tree is planted. A great brand to keep in mind…

    February 5, 2014
  • Oyu Moyu

    Oyu Moyu : A World of Knitted Stories

    New children’s brand Oyu Moyu created by Mongolian designer Oyuna Tserendorj and her three year old son.  A delicious story with equally wonderful products that launched online in November 2013 and at Playtime Paris last month.…

    February 4, 2014