Posted in HealthMay 22, 2014
At Pirouette we try to give parents simple and basic health and nutrition tips, and here’s one about tooth paste : use organic, fluoride-free products. We met a great company at the Organic Show in London called Jack N’ Jill, run by Justin and wife Rachel. Here’s their story and their recommendations for a healthy little mouth…
Carlo is only 21 months but has already a strong and colorful personality. He is the son of Laurence, owner of Vestibule, a beautiful fashion and lifestyle concept store in Zurich that she created a few years ago making her dream come true.
Posted in CultureMay 20, 2014
A new generation of beautifully made travel guides is flourishing, giving our travels a different, more interesting angle. “Bonjour Paris” and “Bonjour New York“, created by Marin Montagut are worth a place on the top of the must-buy list. Marin’s take on the world is joyful and easygoing, echoing his sunny and poetic imagination.
Posted in ProductsMay 19, 2014
Swiss products are known all over the globe for their quality and highest production standards, and Selana of Switzerland lives up to its name and origin.
Posted in ProductsMay 16, 2014
Hop Like A Bunny is a premium e-tailer as well as an independent boutique based in West London, launched by Maria Torregrosa. Baby and children clothing, toys, accessories, furniture from the creme de la creme are on display : Finger in the nose, Simple Kids, Atsuyo et Akiko, Oeuf, Jess Brown,
Posted in BrandsMay 15, 2014
Brand name : Petit by Sofie Schnoor - www.petitbysofieschnoor.com
Country of origin : Denmark
Countries of production : Spain, Portugal,Turkey, India & China.
Name of owner/founder : Sofie Schnoor (Creative Director) & Christian Schnoor (CEO)
Posted in PhotographyMay 14, 2014
A look at… Petra Collins, a Toronto-born visual artist Petra Collins and resident photographer at Rookie magazine.
Posted in ProductsMay 14, 2014
The two coolest Swiss online shops have worked together on a beautiful collection that will take little and big tattoo fans over the moon! Thanks Tattyo and thanks Nouschine and Sons!
Posted in ProductsMay 13, 2014
Multidisciplinary studio Esp No. 1, run by two veterans of the creative industry, is a making modern unisex clothing for children. Their focus is on classic and versatile pieces both sophisticated and understated with a cool flavour, at reasonable prices. Their A/W14 was shot by LA based photographer Emily Ulmer. Art Direction Andrew Hogge.
Posted in BusinessMay 12, 2014
This is an instructive Parson School of Design panel, animated by childrenswear consultant Caletha Crawford. Listen to the owner of Sweet William, show room owner Lynn Meyer, co-owner of Appaman, the children’s editor at Stylesight and more top industry insider speak about their experience in the children’s market.
Posted in CultureMay 11, 2014
You can never have enough of what you don’t need to make you happy…. Especially if ‘Planned Obsolescence’ is involved! This Sunday video is a little sermon for adults and kids alike.
Posted in Culture,Mood of the dayMay 8, 2014
I am sharing this story of Mae, a 12 year old girl who decided to cut her hair, with the aim to make a cancer patient happy somewhere. Here’s how brave young Mae scarified her long 17″ (43 cm) braids…