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Oscar and Selma are in love with dogs, but  they also are into clothes a lot, dreaming of  pink bowtie (Oscar) and pink dress with diamonds (Selma).  Ah, girls, always into sparkles! Isabelle their mother operates in global business development in language training.

Oscar and Selma 

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What do you want to be when you grow up Oscar Ambulance driver – Selma I want to cook

What is your favorite famous person Oscar Lady Gaga – Selma Dora

What makes you laugh Oscar Clowns – Selma Amusement fairs & parks

What makes you sad Oscar Mean people – Selma when my brother teases me

Your favorite book Oscar Mamma Moo & Crow (Swedish books about a funny cow’s adventures) by Wieslander & Nordqvist – Selma Hello Kitty puzzle book

Your favorite films Oscar Narnia, Despicable Me, Harry Potter 1 – Selma Anything with Barbie or Dora

Your favorite animal Oscar Puppies – Selma Dogs

The best holidays you ever had? Oscar Megeve (French Alps) in February where I skied & played in the snow all day with my family & friends. My friends & I all got our first skiing medal (Premiere Etoile de Neige) – Selma Last fall when we visited our friends in Bordeaux, France. My friend Louise & I played with real puppies, dolls and barbies all day long. We also dressed up as Princesses and dance.

A place that you would dream to visit Oscar Disneyland – Selma Paris

Your favorite outfit Oscar jeans, shirt, vest & bowtie – Selma Any dress together with my pink glittery ballerinas from Vincent

What is the piece you like the most from your wardrobe Oscar my black velvet bowtie – Selma – Selma My pink Las Vegas T-shirt with “diamonds” (sequins)

The next item you would like to get Oscar Batman outfit & pink bowtie – Selma A pink dress with “diamonds” (sequins)

Isabelle 

Your favorite children’s brands For Oscar: Acne Miniature, Caramel Baby & Child, Finger in the nose, Hartford, Ralph Lauren – For Selma: ilovegorgeous, Mini A Ture, Alice a Paris, How To Kiss A Frog, Tuss

Your favorite children’s stores Olive Loves Alfie (London), Sprall (Stockholm), Bonton (Paris)

What do you buy online? I buy everything online for myself but hardly anything for the children. My husband & I really enjoy shopping for the kids in stores, especially when we travel.

A website that inspires you www.notonthehighstreet.com for the endless product customization options

The criteria you consider when you buy something for your children Practicality & comfort is equally important to style & design

Latest item you added to your child’s wardrobe Oscar: Fitted shirt from Zara – Selma: Blouse from Vanessa Bruno for La Redoute

Best gift you gave for a child’s birthday For Oscar: a bicycle – For Selma: antique white wooden rocking horse that has become the centerpiece of her bedroom. As they are both obsessed with dogs, the best future gift will hopefully be a puppy.

Items that are hard to find Nice-looking school bags that can endure the British weather conditions, attractive washable slippers, retro-inspired nightwear & underwear

Favorite pieces in the children’s wardrobe Oscar: chinos by Acne Miniature, cardigans by Caramel Baby, shirts by Allsaints and Hartford, skinny jeans by H&M and trench by Burberry – Selma: fake fur vest by H&M, tunics by Alice a Paris, jeans by Mini a Ture, dresses by ilovegorgeous and tweed jackets by Zara

The book on your bedside table I always have 2-3 books going at a time “French children don’t throw food” by Pamela Druckerman + “Rien ne s’oppose a la nuit” by Delphine de Vigan

Where are you going for the summer holidays Sweden and France

 

A big thank to Samantha Adam