• Brands

    Company profile : macarons

    Brand name macarons Company name macarons GmbH Date of creation July 2011 Country of origin Germany Country of production 100% made in Germany The region of the Swabian Alps in South Germany is a great…

    January 12, 2012
  • Mood of the day

    Boutique Chou Fleur, Paris

    Paris welcomes a new children’s boutique called Chou Fleur (cauliflower). This 35 square meter store is located in the 5th arrondissement, known for its concentration in universities, libraries and cinemas focused on good old…

    January 11, 2012
  • Design - Home Decor

    Rio : toys, magazines and kids

    I was pretty impressed by a the store called Enfim Infant. Almost hidden on the third floor of Shopping da Gavea, a rather unattractive mall in Leblon, this little toy store has an amazing selection…

    January 10, 2012
  • Brands

    Company Profile : Pigmee

    Name of the brand PIGMEE Date of creation 23/06/2010 Country of origin France  Countries of production France, Marocco and India Name of the founder Florence Bories Nbre of employees Only me Nbre of sales points…

    January 9, 2012
  • Mood of the day

    Pirouette in Rio

    From the sleek boutiques of Ipanema to the colourful flea markets – then back to the heights of Santa Teresa……

    January 8, 2012
  • Brands

    Company profile : Veja

    Name of the brand Veja / Name of the company  Veja Created in 2004 Country of origin France / Country of production Veja is a Paris based company but the trainers and accessories are created in Brazil, a…

    January 6, 2012
  • Family Travel


    When it comes to design, it’s an evidence : there is really plenty to see all over the city.…

    January 3, 2012
  • Retail - Windows

    Remarkable start of the year for LFG

    Little Fashion Gallery is celebrating its 5 years anniversary. The iconic children’s wear e-store started with 19 brands (they have +200 today), and found a financial partner a year after its creation. Four years…

    January 2, 2012
  • Mood of the day

    HAPPY 2012 !!!

    I will be traveling with my husband and children until March 15 – I will keep posting about children’s fashion&design as usual, but also about our travels. So look out for something a little different!…

    January 1, 2012
  • Photography


    Nomads, a very inspiring book documenting the life of the last nomadic peoples on the Northern Hemisphere. Photographs  Jeroen Toirkens (a young Dutch photographer), published by Lanoo (Belgium). http://www.nomadslife.com/…

    December 27, 2011