Bobo choses - Playtime Paris #24 show report

Show Report: Playtime Paris #24 SS19

The 24th edition of Playtime Paris was an expansive show with a large range of new and existing brands to try and see. Whilst the show was jam packed with some great collections it was also incredibly hot! Playtime Paris #24 saw an increase in super stands, super strong…

Screen Capture: Modern Beauty?

Time for Playtime Paris. 30 June – 2 July, 24th edition.

This Saturday Playtime Paris will open the doors to their 24th edition. This edition has a whopping 54o brands exhibiting, 100 of which are exhibiting for the first time so there will certainly be a lot to look at! Playtime also has a number of fantastic projects during the…

Screen capture exhibition. Modern Beauty? at Playtime Paris.

Screen Capture: Modern Beauty?

Pirouette returns to Playtime Paris to curate the second edition of the Screen Capture series. This time the exhibition explores the theme of Modern Beauty. Beauty... physical, nature, behaviour, in a world where we can now add a filter, instantly display our like or dislike,…

#Pirouette12Watch Winner AW19: Novel Walk

It's important children's shoes are comfortable, durable and if they can look rather wonderful in the process even better. Spanish label Novel Walk do just this, good quality manufacturing, sensible yet beautiful and very cool. They also have the most clever, eye catching…

Smallable x Isetan Pop-Up collaboration

Store Collaboration: Smallable x Isetan – East meets West in Tokyo & Paris

It's wonderful to see French concept-store Smallable and Japanese department store Isetan join forces to promote the best of Japanese and European children's fashion. Starting March the 14th and running until April the 4th, 2018 Isetan will welcome 
a Smallable pop-up shop in…

Show Report: Playtime Paris #23 AW18

On arrival to the 23rd edition of Playtime it already felt super busy. It seems we keep seeing buyers and press arriving bright and early ready to go first thing on day 1 - maybe hoping to capitalise from fresh brains & fresh eyes. This was born out by the visitor figures,…

Lali

Lali will present their label for the first time in Europe at Playtime Paris from tomorrow. With a sweet and fresh feel it's no surprise that this artisan label is stocked at Anthropologie. They have a great range from detailed girl's dresses to a wonderful new range for boys…

Playtime Paris #23 more than a trade show, socially conscious & creative!

For this edition #23 commencing Saturday the 27th of January at the Parc Floral de Paris Playtime Paris embraces the theme of mutation 'changeover'. Throughout the three days there will be over 540 brands to discover, including 100 new exhibitors. With this edition's trends:…

banwood

Banwood Interview:#Pirouette12Watch Winners ss18 Design Playtime Paris

Balance bikes are now part of what seems to be every toddlers journey towards becoming a fully fledged cyclist. It's hard for parents & children alike not to fall for Banwood's balance bike. Both retro and modern mixed into a perfectly balanced recipe. There was a constant…

Barn of Monkeys

#Pirouette12Watch SS18 winner interview: David Pinto, designer Barn of Monkeys

This Summer saw an extremely successful launch for Portuguese new label Barn of Monkeys. Their first collection gathered huge interest and accolade during the SS18 selling season, and rightfully so. This is a brand new label with an expansive range of references and wonderful…

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Pirouette One to Watch Winners ss18: Playtime Paris

Playtime Paris added 50 extra brands to this edition of the kid's fashion and lifestyle trade show. This meant there was an extra annex added on to the show at the North entrance which as it turned out was where we found one of our Pirouette One to Watch winners. This was a…