Creative books by Marti Guixte

. Located in Le Marais - Paris, Lieu Commun is a wonderful place for design lovers. Visiting last week, I discovered a great series of books by Marti Guixé, edited by Corraini. 18€ each. Martí Guixé was born in 1964 in Barcelona. He studied Interior design in Barcelona and…

Tam & Tao in Numberland…you will love this new application!

        Marilyne, Valerie and Gael are three entrepreneurs, and two of them also Montessori teachers. Their small company Les Trois Elles Interactive recently launched an educational iPad application to teach children to learn how to count, based on the Montessori Method.…

Kleine Fabriek, Amsterdam January 16+17

    If you are preparing your trade shows planning, don't forget to put Kleine Fabriek on the list. The show is always nicely organized, well edited with a selection of creative/modern/with a twist brands and - important element, it take place in Amsterdam, a great city to…

Cheer me up assortment

      A purse to hide your lipstick and your sweet notes (27 €), a cushion cover to learn more about mustache styles (39 €) or a kitchen towel with flamenco shoes (14 €)...it's all on www.lacerisesurlegateau.fr Photo: Coco Amardeil - Styling: Sandrine Place

ABCDEFG…Bookshelf

    This is really a dream bookshelf - www.kayiwa.fi - Seen on Molly Meg (Thanks!). Material: Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF)Length: 168 cmHeight: 185 cmWidth: 40 cmWeight: 600 kg Available in black, blue, green, orange, red, violet, white and yellow  

A children's classic, very scary story

    Children love scary stories. "Baba Yaga and the stolen baby" has been released this year by Editor Frances Lincoln. It made me think of Julie Klear (from Zid Zid Kids) mentioning Baba Yaga as one of her - and her children's - favorites. Julie kindly sent me a scan of her…

Bianca Dumais, 4 years old – Melbourne, Australia

Bianca is a real girly-girl who hasn't worn a pair of trousers since she was two. She’s unearthed her creativity this past year and a real love for painting, drawing, all sorts of craft and cooking. Her mother Natasha, creative director of Ubabub is secretly very happy about…

Miniseri , a new Lila & Tom story

    School bags Miniseri - A story by Creative Agency LILA & TOM -  Photographers Juan Carlos Ponsa and Enric Montes www.enricmontes.com  

Monamici voted Kids Fashion Designer of the year 2010

Swedish parental magazine Mama awarded Monamici The Kids Fashion Designer of the year 2010. “With a detailed collection, a dressed up design fuses with a simplistic Nordic feeling throughout the entire collection, from the very basics to the fashion items. These two design…

Bianca, 13, Asia 10 & Lily 4 years old – Brussels, Belgium

Between Asia the phography and books lover, Bianca so fond of her friends, Lily who sweetly calls her mom "ma princesse d'amour", and her children's store Caramel, Ludovica hasn't time for boredom.

"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…

I Dream Elephants introduces Inge van den Broeck in the UK

        . I Dream Elephants is a newly opened online boutique for children aged 0 to 8 years. The two young London women who founded it spent a year screening suppliers to bring the best designers specialising in creating stylish, high quality kids’ clothes into British…