Pitti Bimbo 87 video diary – DAY 0

So the show hasn't yet started but we arrived to pick up our Press passes and have a quick snoop around before everyone arrives tomorrow.

Cherrypapaya

Independents opening their own flagship store seems to be something we are seeing with labels of late. This is not to say they are moving away from wholesale but rather creating a central base to project their brand identity. Also compared with wholesale and online it's a way to…

Extreme – a short film by Kid’s wear magazine

Extreme Fun Who doesn't like to pull a funny face or shout as loud as you can if given the chance. This is what photographer, producer and Kid's wear magazine publisher, Achim Lippoth asks a number of children to do in this fun short. We love it, so thought we would share...

Trade Show Report: PITTI BIMBO #86 LIVE MOVIE!

'Live Movie' was the theme for this the 86th edition of Pitti Immagine Bimbo and boy did it live up to the billing, with big anniversaries, events, and catwalk shows making for this vibrant extravaganza of the kid’s fashion calendar. Pitti Bimbo now caters for some of the…

Snapshot: Photographer Priscilla Gragg

In this photographer snapshot, we take a look at the images of Priscilla Gragg and hear from her on how she became a kid's fashion lifestyle photographer . We first became aware of Priscilla's work when she submitted the video Over the Ocean to Pirouette blog. When we explored…

Sunday Video: Samurai Smartphone Parade

This one’s probably more for the parents, but kids too will appreciate these Samurai words of warning. Beware the dangers of mobile multi-tasking! 

Sunday Video: Frozen Soap Bubbles

We're thinking about our friends who are snowed in this weekend, wherever you may be. 

Sunday Video : Brené Brown on Empathy

What is the best way to ease someone's pain and suffering? In this beautifully animated RSA Short, Dr Brené Brown reminds us that we can only create a genuine empathic connection if we are brave enough to really get in touch with our own fragilities.

Sunday Video : Let’s sing!

Good old Tina Turner singing Sarvesham Svastir Bhavatu, a moving Peace Mantra while kids are playing, smiling, dancing. A good way to start the day. Happy Sunday!

Sunday Video : Paint with Lego

Here's a cute animated video, for lego fans and artists of all ages...

Sunday Video : young humpback whale dancing after she’s been saved

The video below features Michael Fishbach, who is the co-founder of The Great Whale Conservancy (GWC). He narrates his encounter with a young humpback whale that’s entangled in local fishing nets. Without Michel, this whale was approaching near death. After the rescue the whale…

Sunday Video : 0 to 14 years in 4 min

Frans Hofmeester has filmed his now teenage daughter Lotte for 15 seconds every week from the day she was born. Over a time-lapse video, you are about to witness one of the most mysterious, profound processes of human life – growing up – accelerated into four minutes. This is…