Posted in CultureAugust 6, 2014
The wonderful universe of Zim & Zou is made of paper sculptures, installations, illustrations and more. No computer for this French duo composed by Lucie Thomas and Thibault Zimmermann as they prefer to create real objects using paper or other tangible materials.
Posted in Culture,Mood of the dayAugust 4, 2014
We are obsessed with our kids. Society’s move from ancestor worship to descendant worship has made us uninterested in culture, more primitive in our outlook, worse citizens, and ultimately… boring. That seems the Parenting Paradigm as presented by the English media. Readers of Pirouette know that it need not be this way.
Posted in HealthAugust 2, 2014
Kids Right to Know was founded by Rachel Parent, a 13 yrs old, who became one of the anti-Gmo movement’s most serious campaigners and gives new meaning to the term “youth activism.”
Posted in PhotographyJuly 31, 2014
A Look At... Olivier Ribardière self taught photographer specialising in children’s fashion
Posted in BusinessJuly 29, 2014
Three years after it was launched by designer Marion Reynolds, Pale Cloud is one of the most respected and acclaimed label in children’s high end fashion, sharing the racks of the finest department stores and boutiques worldwide, side by side with top luxury brands. Interview with Ian Reynolds, C.E.O. of the company.
Posted in CultureJuly 27, 2014
When we were kids we were going barefoot a lot, at least I was, during the 2 months of summer holidays. A good habit to keep… Take a look at this short animated video to understand what’s behind the concept of earthing. Off the shoes, and for your good health, don’t hesitate to hug trees!
Posted in BusinessJuly 24, 2014
Corina Popadopulou, founder of award winning children’s store Kidsen in talk about her London boutique, e-store and happy life just outside Stockholm, with her husband and 2 girls.
Posted in ProductsJuly 21, 2014
Cabbages & Kings is a premium line of children’s apparel from New York, founded by designer Alexandra Gizela. The brand focuses on high quality and multi-fuctional pieces according with today’s design conscience and environment awareness.
Posted in PhotographyJuly 18, 2014
A Look At… Elizabeth Weinberg. i came across Elizabeth Weinberg’s work via Jeff Hamada over at booooooom and got super excited!
Posted in Business,Trade ShowsJuly 17, 2014
I would have loved to be a childrenswear buyer for boys at Playtime, as there was such a variety of really wonderful clothes. I hope this abondance reflects in next season’s shelves and parents find an abondance of great options for their little men!
Posted in Design - Home DecorJuly 16, 2014
Fabriko is a swedish deco brand founded by designer and mum Lisa Eriksson. It focuses on interior design, fun and creative accessories for kids, even thought the designs appeal to everyone, big and small.
Posted in ProductsJuly 14, 2014
Four new brands added to the store shelves and web pages of Elias & Grace for there coming Autumn Winter 2014 : Little Remix, Bobo Choses, Noe and Zoe and Miss Hall. 60 international designer children fashion that include Bonpoint, American Outfitters and Little Marc Jacobs.