Pirouette Focus: Portugal Fashion (part 1 of 4)

Pirouette has always had a connection with Portugal, in fact Florence’s post on Portuguese manufacturing remains one of Pirouette’s most read posts to date. Portugal is renowned for its quality and technical textile/ clothing production excellence. Some may say that Portuguese…

Store​ ​Profile: RollingKids, China

What​ ​is​ ​the​ ​name​ ​of​ ​your​ ​store​ ​and​ ​where​ ​it​ ​located? Our store’s name is RollingKids, and we currently have three physical stores in the cities of Shanghai and Changsha, China. How​ ​important​ ​is​ ​the​ ​location? Location is one of the most important…

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…

Pirouette One to Watch Winners SS20

Labels & collections to keep your eye on! This season's Pirouette One to Watch Awards celebrate the best in children's fashion SS20. Labels and collections from Pitti Bimbo, Playtime New York and CIFF Youth showcasing original independent labels and the latest stunning kid's…

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…

Show Report: Playtime Paris #26

Playtime Paris #26 For this edition it was evident that the Playtime team had made an effort to changes things up at the show. The reduction in the number of brands was a good move - allowing more space for the exhibiting labels to show the collections off at their best. The…

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…

What’s in store at Playtime Paris #26

Preview of Playtime Paris #26 Parc Floral de Paris June 29-July1 2019 Firstly before getting into the article we can confirm that there will be air conditioning at this edition of Playtime Paris! Wonderful news as it's going to be hot hot hot in Paris... The ever popular french…

Pitti Bimbo 89 Trade Show Report SS20

Summer has finally arrived with Pitti Bimbo 89. There was a location change to the show i.e The Kid’s lab. under the warm Florence sun the vibrant energy of Il Gufo’s Secret Garden runway stole our hearts, short fringing and muppet reference trends caught our eye as did the must…

Pitti Bimbo 89 video diary SS20 – DAY 3

Kid’s fashion collections, runway shows, interviews and more… from Pitti Bimbo 89 Post will continue to be updated with content from day 3 of Pitti Bimbo. So make sure to check back here for the latest videos.…

Pitti Bimbo 89 video diary SS20 – DAY 2

Kid’s fashion collections, runway shows, interviews and more… from Pitti Bimbo 89 Day 2 of Pitti Bimbo includes The Apartment fashion show and MODAPORTUGAL’s debut show at Pitti Bimbo. A spin around Unexpected Pucci, a quick conga around the fabulous Summer party…

Pitti Bimbo 89 video diary SS20 – DAY 1

Kid’s fashion collections, runway shows, interviews and more… from Pitti Bimbo 89 Day 1 of Pitti Bimbo includes the a busy day of fashion shows with Children’s Fashion from Spain, Monnalisa, Il Gufo, and Manila Grace. Plus we interview the buyers from Childrensalon,…