Texture at Shanghai Expo 2010

  Lots of organic shapes and ultra textured surfaces at Expo 2010 in Shanghai. The most incredible example is the striking UK pavilion with its sea urchin aspect (made with 60,000 slender transparent rods). "Is it for real, mom?"...      

Portraits of motherhood

US based photographer Davina Zagury did many projects around childhood, starting with a beautiful story on vintage toys called "The Land of Lost Toys", published in Milk Magazine in 2004. Later she worked, in collaboration with the store Pomme, on “The Doudou project”,…

Kid’s Collection 3

The third edition of Milk Collections is out, featuring over 150  brands, and 1000 silhouettes for Fall/Winter 2010-2011. A great tool for everyone, from children's industry insiders to parents who want to browse the best children's collections before they hit the stores. 192…

House in the clouds

  For this story called The House in the Clouds, Karin Nussbaumer teamed with Frank Visser, a Dutch talented Art Director and Prop Designer. I particularly enjoy the subtle religious symbols in the first picture, the Boticelli hairstyle in the second, and the Van Gogh flavor…

China : Shanghai

There are many babies and young kids in the streets of Shanghai, all happily playing, dressed in cute outfits with vibrant colors. But I was surprise not to see pre-teen or teenagers, even on week ends. Why? I learned from my Chinese friends that they are all kept home by their…

LesEnfants – Jasmine June + Iris

Jasmine June & Iris

Les filles

Joshua Williams has over 8 years experience as a creative director, stylist and producer, a strong director's eye and a great sense of business. Fashion Consort, his marketing/PR and advertising company bridges entertainment and fashion, and plays…

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. …

TV must see show

If you have a chance to be in the US this week, don't miss 9 By Design on Bravo TV (Tuesday May 11 at 10pm).  This new show about Design just started a couple of weeks ago and I have to say that it's really worth watching it for both the new way of approaching the subject,…

Pour le the, chez Petit Aime

Notting Hill children's store Petit Aime is a real shopping destination in London. Most of the collections in display come from France : Bonton, Zef, CdeC, Luco, Bensimon, April Showers, Spring court, Finger in the nose, Apolline. The store also carries…

New York Kids

I met these kids on Lafayette. They were walking with their friendly mum (hard to find parents who allow pictures of their children to be posted on internet). With their incredible energy, their big smiles, their colorful outfits and creative hair styles, the three brothers…