Onward banned

Disney Pixar’s Onward ‘banned’ by 4 countries.

Disney Pixar's Onward 'banned by 4 Middle East countries' over gay reference According to reports Pixar's latest animation Onward has been banned by several Middle Eastern countries because of a reference to lesbian parents. The family film will not be shown in Kuwait, Oman,…

Save the children

Save the Children report published

The Charity Commission has criticised failures in Save the Children UK’s response to allegations of workplace harassment made by staff members against the charity’s former chief executive. Kevin Watkins, Save the Children’s chief executive, has indicated that he has no intention…

Massimo Dutti ends kid collections

Massimo Dutti discontinues kids collections

Massimo Dutti stops kids collections. Inditex the parent company of Massimo Dutti has decided to discontinue Massimo Dutti Kids meaning this spring/summer collection will be the last to include a kids collection. Inditex are thought to be  focusing their resources more on Zara…

How to Talk to Kids About Coronavirus? – NY Times Article

So how do you talk to kids about coronavirus? Well a NY Times parenting article by journalist Jessica Grose could help keep your anxiety in check with some helpful advice, tools and links. Go to article 'How to Talk to Kids about Coronavirus' Feature Illustration Lucy Jones

Playtime Shanghai postponed

Playtime Shanghai #2 postponed until Summer.

Today Pirouette should be in Shanghai covering Playtime Shanghai's second edition. As you would expect this edition is not going ahead as planned and has been postponed until the Summer in the hope that the Coronavirus outbreak will no longer be prevalent. In writing this we are…

Little popup hilton athens glam xmas event

Fashion Room Service x Little popup announce Xmas GLAM Edition event

Xmas Glam at Hilton, Athens Thursday 19 December from 5pm With Christmas just around the corner It's soon Pitti Bimbo time again - but before we show our flags in Florence Dimitra Zavakou of Little popup and curator of The Nest area at Pitti has another event she would like you…

Hannah & Tiff brand profile

Brand Profile: Hannah & Tiff

Brand name: Hannah & Tiff Company name: Hannah & Tiff Ltd Website: www.hannahandtiff.com Date of creation: March 2017 Country of origin: UK Country (ies) of production: India Name of owner/founder(s): Thuy Pham Number of employees: 3 Number of sales points: 11 In how…

Playtime focus their energy on 3 strongest locations

Picaflor sarl, the organisers of the Playtime trade shows have decided to focus their energy on the 3 strongest locations for the Playtime trade shows AW/FW20 selling season. Playtime Tokyo and The HUB Las Vegas are being dropped from their show schedule. To follow what's in…

Tia Cibani aw19 collection

TiA CiBANi KiDS FW19

TiA CiBANi KiDS campaign videoFW19 / AW19 Video directed by Zoe Adlersberg Stylist Mindi Smith Hair & Makeup Cecilia Romero

Playtime New York starts Sunday

Playtime New York opens this Sunday 4- 6 August at the Metropolitan Pavilion and Altman building in NYC. Look out for Pirouette's coverage on social media. Programme August 4th: 5:30pm: Pirouette blog presents the One to Watch Awards, for both emerging talents and established…

kids online fashion store Melijoe.com

Store Profile: Melijoe.com

Melijoe.com Company name : Melijoe.com Website : ww.melijoe.com Social media links: @melijoe.paris  Date of creation: 10 years ago Country of origin: Paris, France Country (ies) of delivery : Worldwide Name of owner/founder(s): Nathalie Genty Number of employees: Approximately…

fashion sustainability

UK government rejects 1p tax on clothes

A proposed levy of 1p per garment on newly sold clothes items has been dismissed by UK ministers. The Environmental audit committee (EAC) had recommended the plan in order to raise £35 million for helping to reduce the impact of fast fashion which sees 300,000 tonnes of clothing…