Cissy Wears X Bobo Choses

There are a few holy grail shops for brands small and Large on the childrenswear circuit, shops all labels aspire to be carried by, shops that can make or break you as a brand, shops that have their ever-evolving-finger on every pulse, trend and fleeting whim on the market –…

A Quick Look… at ABC Carpet and Home, NYC.

It's the Manhattan institution in which every artistic independent aspires to have their unique pieces on display in the coveted kids corner. OK, they only have a very small section of the store dedicated to the world of kids, however it's highly curated and very gorgeous with…

Introducing Sugarloaf, the consciously-curated concept store for little ones

When Florence was in NYC for Pirouette she met up with Danielle Delaloye owner and founder of consciously-curated concept store for little ones at the The Hudson Collective. Interested in Danielle's curated selection Florence interviews Danielle to find out more.

Velveteen opens new London Notting Hill Store

Last night Velveteen opened the doors to their new Notting Hill Store, welcoming press, buyers and friends to join in the celebration. The store is located on the very beautiful and fashionable Ledbury street.

Store ​​Profile: Luna & Curious + the owners #CoupDeCoeur selection!

Luna & Curious is an independent store in Shoreditch, East London, owned and run by three creatives, Polly George, Kaoru Parry and Rheanna Lingham, who combine their talents to create an inspiring shopping experience. The store has been running for over 11 years, we find out…

Boutique Petit Pan opens in London

Boutique Petit pan opened in London (Hampstead) last May and is about to launch colorful sewing workshops for mother and daughter.

Retailer: Bricks & Mortar Series, in conversation with Charlotte Day, Dandy Star

Moving into the world of bricks & mortar retailing can be a big step for an independent label. On-line retailing with direct to consumer sales is normally the preffered route of most independent labels. But opening a bricks & mortar store can bring awareness of your…

Series: Retailer – Advice From A Caterpillar, Toronto, Canada

So to kick off our new series about bricks & mortar stores we talk to co-founder Emily Dyer of 'Advice From A Caterpillar' - a children's lifestyle store based in Toronto, Canada. The store opened in 2010 with brands from Europe that weren't easily available at the……

In chat with Anca Huizenga, owner of new e-store Pluk&Paloma

We met Anca Huizenga in the alleys of Dot to Dot London, where she's browsing the collections for her freshly opened children's e-store Pluk&Paloma. A few weeks later, we are in touch again to learn more about her store and to get fresh comments about what she found at the…

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas with Sweet William

Recently we got in touch with children's clothing store owner Bronagh Staley to find out her favourite picks for Christmas, and to ask the very serious question we should all be asking ourselves at this time of year, am I on Santa's good or bad list ?

Interview With Madeline Walsh, Founder Of Me & Buddy, New Design-led Children’s Store

"Don't buy everything you're told are baby 'essentials'. Lots are not needed and just take up space" says Madeline Walsh, founder of Me & Buddy. "So much changes when we have children but our style, and that of our home, don’t have to".