Mother & bambino trip: Pitti Bimbo, Florence

When you have two or more children you very rarely get to spend quality time with one of them by yourself. Life gets in the way, between juggling the eldest's after school activities, the youngest's social life, family life and work - it all gets very busy and I never seem to…

21st edition of Playtime Paris AW17 : Show Report

Walking the aisles of Playtime Paris AW17 felt like a welcome escape to the noise of the current climate. It was very encouraging to take in the creative energy, exceptional design and celebrate a bit of diverse creative thinking. The 21st edition of Playtime Paris was special…

Young Creative Brands Are Back at Pitti Bimbo – The Show Takes a New Role Of Emerging Trends Incubator

Pitti Bimbo will take place in Firenze in about a month (19-21 January 2017). The show is bubbling with three new spaces dedicated to young brands. KidzFIZZ (Pitti Bimbo’s concept laboratory) will have its second edition, while The Nest (niche brands with a high creative…

Playtime Paris, 18th edition – July 2015 (S/S16 collections)

After every visit to Playtime Paris, I come back home energised and very keen to write about all the wonderful things I've seen. An increasingly hard task, as the show keeps growing, while maintaining its selection at a high level of quality and creativity. This means alleys and…

Motoreta S/S16 – Salt, Sun, South

For their S/S 16 collection, Spanish brand Motoreta drew inspiration from the flat landscapes of the salinas in Cádiz (Andalusia). A magical place with unique colours and sounds where, in the old days, children used to play for endless hours.

Motoreta

Brand name : MOTORETA www.motoreta.es Company name : Motoreta Moda Infantil S.L. Date of creation : June 2013 Country of origin : Spain

Playtime Paris, 17th edition coming soon

Time to book the plane and train tickets for Playtime Paris, due on January 31 to February 2 at Parc Floral de Paris. The show will welcome 440  international brands around children's fashion/decor and maternity. Here's a quick preview of this 17th edition, the largest since the…

Playtime New York, March 2014 Edition

Playtime is the world’s largest platform for independent children’s labels, with shows in Paris, Tokyo and New York. The 8th edition of the NY show took place last week, featuring a comprehensive selection of unique American and international brands from all over the globe.…

The Slow Fashion of Motoreta

Spanish brand Motoreta will be showing their first collection at Playtime Paris this week end. Both coming from the world of architecture and design, María Llerena and Cristina López-Lago are based in Andalusia where they create a local and slow fashion inspired by films,…