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…

New collaboration : Stella McCartney x Smallable

It's called "COOL FOR CATS", it's a capsule collection featuring spirited cat & other animals illustrations in fluo shades. This new collaboration between Stella McCartney and Concept Store Smallable is made from organic cotton - for boys and girls ages 2 to 14.……

Smallable Opens A Concept Store In Paris

Launched seven years ago, e-store Smallable has become a key player with 450 brands, 20 000 items and a long list of followers. It was time for Cécile Roederer the founder to open a "real store" to showcase her unique selection of fashion, interiors and toys.

2011 – Year end review by insiders – Part III

2011 reviewed by insiders Nicole Yee, Associate Children’s Editor – Stylesight (USA), Molly Price, Founder of Molly Meg and children’s wear design manager (UK), Corina Papadopoulo, Founder of children’s store and online store Kidsen (UK), Shiva Shabani & Calvin Yu, founders…

Carmen, 8 years old – Vigo, Spain

Sonia Alonsodescribes her daughter Carmen as "a girl who loves to sew & to draw, who is also very friendly & responsible with homework". We all want kids like that! While carmen is drawing and sewing, Sonia can focus on her well documented website  about kid's fashion,…

Small, thinking BIG

The famous e-store Smallable is expanding, launching a multilingual version of the site, as well as So-Small, a platform dedicated to private sales. Photos from Smallable magazine number 10.

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,…

Caspar, 5 years old & Tim Wästberg, 3 – Stockholm, Sweden

Shampoodle is the contraction of shampoo and poodle, which seems so logical; the name imposed itself to Helene Stevenberg & Jakob Wästberg, the founders of the funky Stockholm based children's brand, as a reminder that they once had the idea of creating a pet beauty salon in…

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…

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…

Keira-Mae, 5 years old – Montreal, Canada

Chantal is a designer (www.mtlfolio.com) and blogger (www.keiramae-aloha.blogspot.com) from Montreal, very active on Twitter, always looking for new ideas and inspirations, generously sharing her great finds. When asked about her daughter, Keira-Mae, 5 years old, she says :…

Milan, 10 years old – Los Angeles, USA

Milan is a bit of a dream son for a mom : into sports (football and surf)  but also very interested by the arts, creative (he makes amazing drawings), fashion savvy (he has a very precise idea of what he likes and how to wear things) and last but not least, very protective with…