Rock'n'huggable

Plush is a sparkling children’s brand from Belgium. It’s huggable, it’s cute, it’s raw and somewhat rock’n’roll! The handmade colourful high-class tees finished with felt up-prints are very fun to wear. No wonder : the choice of material, colours and forms of the…

Look up!

With the Sky Planter, Boskke really transforms the way people enjoy plants in their living environments. This company from New Zealand was no longer satisfied with having plants relegated to the remote corners of a room, so they elevated them into stunning interior features.…

Max and his friends…

Check out the new products from Sirch. Germans are definitely the best providers of well thought / well done clean&stylish children's furniture in Europe. Max the tractor now has its trailer Lorette, Frantz the wheelbarrow allows gardening with mom and dad and Suiko…

Gold is in the air…

Lots of news on Atsuyo et Akiko's e-store, including these mysterious bags, with their golden masks. Matching letters tees, just so chic!

Quotables by KicoKids

Kicokids, the brand that never lacks innovative ideas, is doing this "quotables" project for Spring/Summer 2011.  Interactive and fun, isn't it? You can participate, sending your little one's cutest quotes (in any languages, yes!) to info@kicokids.com. …

Petite jewelry

Nest Pretty Things Kids is a children jewelry line designed by Tamar Schechner. A former creative director and photos stylist, Tamar started designing accessories and jewelry after moving to a small Vermont village with her husband and three sons, a few years ago. This…

For children, by children

I am very excited to feature Smories.com on Pirouette. It is a wonderful free website where children can watch short films of new stories being narrated by other children. Smories has been dubbed the "perfect bridge between the traditional book and the future of…

Four hands design

I just discovered Anaïs & I while I was in New York, a new collection created by Jane D’Haene, former interior architect. Jane works on every item with her daughter Anaïs  who has a very strong point of view. She makes sure to tell…

My own little charm

New York based jewelry designer Ginette just launched an adorably sweet product : a 14k necklace in which a picture can be inserted. It's easy : you send a picture of your choice, you select your charm and Ginette's magical laboratory takes care of the rest. It's only two…

Evolutive desk

As an architect mother mentioned in her Pirouette interview last month, it is hard to find nice furniture for kids, well designed, that will not look odd or too funky and will blend nicely  with the rest of a house. German brand Perludi has a whole range of products…

Knitwear talent

Vibe Ulrik studied photography in California and did a bachelor in fashion at Kingston University, She realised that knitwear and primarily children's clothes was what she loved doing. "Even though it should be taken seriously, there's just a more fun dimension to making…

Emotional design in Milan

I  had the occasion to feature Punch'n'Cuddle on my former blog and it was a pleasure to see them again in Milan, displayed on the fun apartment of Lago.  A little reminder : it is made from bamboo & tactile 100% cotton fabrics and comes in…