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New Screen Capture: Parent & Child interviews revisited. Playtime Paris exhibition 2019

January 10, 2019
Screen capture: Mother & child interviews revisited - Paris Playtime

Screen Capture exhibition:
Parent and Child interviews revisited.
January 26 – 28 2019

In a fast-paced ever-changing world it’s important to occasionally stop and reflect on things done, and experiences shared. Pirouette’s Parent & Child interviews provide a snapshot in time of both the parent and their child. For the new Pirouette Screen Capture exhibition at Playtime Paris we ask a group of past participants to revisit their original interviews. With the children now in their teens, and the parents a little older they consider some new questions and reflect on their original answers. Continue Reading

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Celebrating 10 Years of Pirouette:

December 27, 2018

In 2019 Pirouette celebrates 10 years! By way of looking forward Pirouette will be launching a brand new look website in the New Year that will allow for up to date news and easily discoverable articles. Whilst developing Pirouette for the next ten years we also take some time to reflect on the past ten years by sharing some moments from the Pirouette archive.

Today as the first of our archive or “Blast from the past” posts we share the 2011 Year End Insider Review- Part 1, where Chief Editor of Doolittle Magazine predicts that little known selling platform ETSY to be a future hit. Fashion Editor of Junior magazine Mathew Holryod sees on-line luxury children’s fashion retailer Childrens Salon’s glitz and glamour is where it’s at. And Ashlyn Gibson, owner of Olive Love Alfie is shocked by the August riots and behaviour in London.

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Animal Rescue or Pet Project : Oeuf x SCAR

November 8, 2016

We are under the spell with Oeuf’s latest photoshoot, featuring dogs, cats, rabbits and even a turtle, from an animal shelter in Brooklyn. Such a wonderful idea combining brand awareness + charity. All this is coming from Sophie Demenge’s true love for animals, and for her creative mind constantly inventing stories that speak to us and bring big smiles on our faces.  Continue Reading

Design - Home Decor

Desk by Oeuf

January 26, 2016

We have all fallen for the crib, bed, dresser and play table designed by Oeuf. In perfect synchronicity, the Brooklyn based brand just introduced a desk – perfect timing as the children have grown and need some stylish option for their homework. Continue Reading

Trade Shows

Playtime Paris, 17th edition coming soon

January 6, 2015
Playtime Paris, 17th edition

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 creation of the show in 2006. Continue Reading

Trade Shows

12 days before Playtime Paris

June 23, 2014

Children’s trade shows Playtime Paris is preparing its 16th edition under the theme Luna Park.  The doors will open Saturday July 5, allowing professional visitors to discover 400 brands, 4 trend spaces, installations, animations and more. A major rendez-vous for buyers and designers from all over the world.

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Oeuf’s new bed for happy kids

May 6, 2014
Oeuf, the US based modern and eco-friendly furniture company just launched The Perch Toddler Bed. The clean lines bring a modern and elegant touch, easy to blend into any bedroom. A perfect cocoon to read, cuddle and sleep! Continue Reading
Trade Shows

Playtime New York, March 2014 Edition

March 17, 2014

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. Since Florence wasn’t able to come to this show I had big shoes to fill but I gave it my best shot! Continue Reading