Children’s furniture and design by Studio delle Alpi

Designers Anne Kieffer and Arnaud Mouriamé have a passion for wood, and for creating original and simple objects. In 2012 they launched Studio delle Alpi. Their amusing and eco-responsible collection, dedicated to the world of children, caught my eye.

Orée : Wood + Tech + Design

If you love the feel and smell of birch, oak and pine, have a look at what design brand Orée makes. L'Orée in French is the entrance of the forest and the company has declined a great range of tech wooden gadgets with a clean style and lots of appeal. 

Skull love from Lahsa, Tibet

Hi! This is Vanessa, from the family travel blog BozAround. Florence so kindly invited me to be a contributor on Pirouette. I'll be sharing my travel notes, what inspires me from around the world, where we're dreaming to take our children next.

KidsroomZOOM (art, design, food) at Pitti Bimbo

Paola Noe's KidsroomZOOM! will be part of the 78.edition of Pitti Bimbo. Located in the New View area, it will showcase a handpicked selection of super interesting brands and projects related to the kids world.  A special preview of what will be on display during the Milano…

Nuun Kids Design, Eco-Furniture made in Europe

Freshly launched by two young architects based in Barcelona, Nuun introduces a collection of clever and beautiful children's furniture. Part of the brand's philosophy is that children should grow up playing, learning and sharing. I can't stop watching the videos showing how all…

New Design Store : Magasin M1 in Paris

Magasin M1 is a new design store in Paris, located in the vibrant "Docks en Seine" that also hosts La Cite de la Mode. Decorative objects, furniture, lighting, but also tableware, jewelery and books for enthusiasts of innovative shapes and exceptional craftsmanship. Here's a…

DIY Advent Calendar by Zoe de Las Cases

It's just brilliant, like everything by super creative French brand Zoe de Las Cases. Take your scissors, glue and chocolates and start making your own advent calendar...

Coco Hellein @ The Collection

These cushions look like candies to me! By Coco Hellein, available at the Collection, a great store (in le Marais, Paris) and e-store, always so good at spotting incredible decor ideas and products. Focus this month on the brand created by Corinne Hellein, colour expert and…

A Cardboard Dollhouse for Christmas!

This lovely cardboard house has something very British. Called '1Rose Place', it is the first dollhouse in the Archidoll's Collection by Tiphaine Verdier Mangan. The perfect gift for girls who love to build and play with small dolls and creatures (ours is currently full of happy…

Hot Hot Dandy Star Light Box!

Dandy Star's Magic light box diffuses a soft glowing light that's perfect for bedside reading or a beautiful way to keep the dark at bay in a kids room.  A great item to add to the Christmas gift list (yes, already November! )...

Olli Ella : Nursing chairs, Fun rugs, Bedding, etc

In the family of brands created by sisters, here's Olli Ella, London based children's label specialised in nursing chairs, bedding and room decor. Chloe tells us more about her and sister Olivia's story, their experience in business and about their new bedding collection, out…

Great Educational and Decorative Posters by Atomic Prints

This collection of educational and decorative posters by Atomic Printworks will inspire kids to learn and get excited by different subjects such as science, the world  or the universe.  Information is presented with a focus on clarity of explanation and visual impact.