• Photography

    Underwater with Zena Holloway

    Zena Holloway does stunning underwater photography. Her pictures have an incredible texture; they look like slow motion contemporary ballet scenes. Quite fascinating……

    May 30, 2012
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    Tableware in Blossom

    HanaBlomst brings together Nordic modernism and Japanese craftsmanship. Designed for health-conscious parents, this tableware collection is made with recycled PET and contains no harmful chemicals. The brand’s designers, Helle and Junichi were inspired by their children…

    May 30, 2012
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    Sail away with Veja

    A new Veja shoe for the summer ! Still in organic cotton canvas with a vulcanized wild Amazonian rubber sole, it is called the Veja Mediterranée. This crossover between a sneaker and a boat shoe will for sure…

    May 28, 2012
  • Family Travel

    Exploring Northern Italy & Venice

    Everyone loves Italy, with its sunny weather, great history, gastronomy, and for the beach culture. For who prefers avoiding overcrowded spots, Umbria, Abruzzo and Veneto are great options, with green hilly landscapes, hidden little…

    May 26, 2012
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    Mono-brand vs Multi-brand

    I love multi-brand stores. Sadly, they are becoming rare, except online. It is obviously easier to manage one single brand than 20 or more. But it is so less attractive from a consumer’s perspective.…

    May 25, 2012
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    Inspired by Childhood Memories

    Eva Karayannis from Caramel Baby&Child was lucky for the party she hosted at her Notting Hill store last week: the sun finally showed up that exact same day. The reason for the party was…

    May 23, 2012
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    European Trade Show Calendar June-August 2012

    It’s show season again, a marathon for exhibitors and buyers who will travel from London to Copenhagen via Florence, Amsterdam, Paris and Barcelona. And that’s for Europe only. Other trade shows will also take place…

    May 22, 2012
  • Retail - Windows

    Eenymeeny Land

    I had never heard of Eenymeeny until I visited Tufnell Park, a residential neighborhoud near Camden. The area is very green and full of families with young kids. This is London : so spread…

    May 21, 2012