Interview of a retailer : Kidding / Beirut, Lebanon

Name of the store : KIDDING Name of the owners : Katia Rabbath Chanet & Joanne Karkour Date of opening : May 21, 2010 Size : 40 sqm Brands : Caramel Baby & Child, Finger in the Nose, Soeur, Antik Batik, Mini Rodini, Little Marcel, Dandy Star, Maloup, Meresine, Ten,…

Maxine, 6 years old and Alexandre, 11 – London, UK

Maxine likes ballet, princesses and anything pink. She loves playing make believe. Alexandre likes football, he is an Arsenal fan.He loves mythology, reading, playing football and being outdoors. Niloufar Bakhtiar - Clignet is an interior designer www.nbbdesign.com and co-owner…

Sunny afternoon

  Soustons, South of France - Dress Caramel Baby&Child, leggings Finger in the nose - Toys photos by Jasmine

Luna, 10 & Anaë, 7 years old – Bahrain, Kingdom of Bahrain

Our guests today are French but live in Bahrain, small island of the Persian Gulf, near Qatar and not very far from Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Almost 10, Luna is a very intense little girl with thousand of questions at all times. Three years younger, Anaë (also called "Happy girl"at…

It's soon Trade Shows season again! – Kleine Fabriek

  Deuz, Sid Larsen & Les Coqs, Bellerose, Koeka, Troizenfant, Esthex, Fournier, smafolk, Ferm Living, C de C, American Outfitters, Finger in the nose, Pakhuis Oost, Salty Dog, Molo Kids, Ej Sikke Lej, 120% Lino...the list of beautiful and successful brands that showcase…

Emma, 9 & Penn, 7 years old – New York, USA

In the Wang family, everyone is happy and smiling all the time, from Emma, 9 years old (who loves reading) and Penn, 7 years old (a very kind person), to the parents Kit  and Emily Wang, owners of the iconic children's brand luckywang.com and blog luckywangnyc.blogspot.com.…

Bye bye 2000-2010, hello to a new decade!

In less than 20 days this decade will be over. It’s been a particularly fast one, and this partly because our notion of time has changed with technological progress and the time wrap qualities of the internet. We live in "real time", something extremely new for human kind, which…

Marie Soudre-Richard, Founder and CEO of LFG

Marie-Soudre-Richard is a pioneer and a key person in the children's fashion&design industry. Four years ago, after having spent 8 years in London in marketing, she started the famous e-store LFG. CEO ofwww.littlefashiongallery.com + www.mediumfashiongallery.com, mother of…

"Kayo, a kids concept", Antwerp

  . . Opened in December 2008 by Min and William, "Kayo, A kid's concept" is a very inspiring store based in Antwerp.  Inspiring by its amazing mix of products, exquisite brands selection, creative window displays. The whole concept was created with the kids in mind : displays…

New Finger in the nose store in Le Marais, Paris

  Looking for kids' jeans? Visit the newly re-opened Finger in the nose store in Paris, where you'll find a wide range of fits, colors, washings and treatments. Probably the most complete and best offer of jeans for kids you can dream of. Also on display: tops, tees,…

Interview with Marlene Pellicci, founder of Calesta, Paris

In 2004 Marlene Pellicci opened Calesta, a wonderful kids concept store in Paris, featuring the coolest brands of the moment. The store closed in 2008, but Marlene continues Calesta as a culture and fashion blog (www.calesta.net). Mother of Cala (7 and half) and Lestat (9),…

What’s hot for this fall?

Owner of famous London storeElias & Grace, Nickey takes us around the shelf for a selection ofher favorite itemsfor this season.     Mila Kokia Dress, by Miller - 100% Cotton - "Cute cut and irresistible colour"   . . Icon Skinny Leg Jeans, by Finger In The…