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,…

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…

What’s in store at Pitti Bimbo 89…

Pitti Bimbo 89’s theme is “Special Click” - that moment of spark, the catalyst to success, the X factor. There’s big changes in location to KidzFIZZ, ACTIVELAB, The Nest, EcoEthic and Kid’s Evolution… with all five areas relocating to the top level of The Main Pavilion under the…

Do the Kid’s Wear Magazine ‘Click’ at Pitti Bimbo 89

We all love a good picture and we love taking them. Join the Kid’s Wear Magazine team in checking out the new FUJIFILM instant cameras Instax Mini 9 and Instax Square SQ 6: Try the selfie mirror, play with the strobe color filters and all the funky modes to make the most of your…

Pirouette One to Watch Awards SS20: Pitti Bimbo 89, Playtime NY, CIFF Youth

This season we’re celebrating the cherished and the beloved, as well as the new! The Pirouette One to Watch Awards are back for the summer and this time we find ourselves at Pitti Bimbo, Playtime NY and our new partner CIFF YOUTH. As usual, we’re on the lookout for emerging…

COMING SOON: Pirouette Video Diary Pitti Bimbo #89 ‘Special Click’

Pirouette Video Diary Pitti Bimbo #89 20-22 June 2019 It's that time of year again... show season! What is behind your creativity and innovation? What is it that sparks your imagination? This edition of Pitti Bimbo explores the ‘Special Click’.
 Pirouette Editor Katie Kendrick…

SCREEN CAPTURE – Metamorphosis ‘Child to Fashionista’ by Chris Gambrell

Live art piece by fashion illustrator Chris Gambrell Playtime Paris #26 Sat, 29 June – Mon, 1 July 2019. Parc Floral de Paris DAY 1 - Time-lapse video DAY 2 - Time-lapse video For this edition of the Screen Capture…

The Wing – women’s work space is expanding to London

A co-worker space designed for women Sitting in the beautiful 5th floor bar at Harvey Nichols, Knightsbridge after interviewing the lovely Jessie & George. I thought “wouldn’t it be nice if this was my office - all the lovely warm pink furnishings and touches of gold” ...…