Mother&Child interview, 7 years later : Noor and Julie (ZidZidKids)

We published an interview of Julie (zid zid kids) and her daughter Noor when they were living in Marrakech, seven years ago. The family now lives in the US and Noor is almost 16. She tells us how things have evolved for her, while Julie chats about work, education and life.……

Zid Zid Kids

Brand name : Zid Zid Kids (sometimes also known as ‘Zid Zid’) - Website : www.zidzid.com Date of creation : January 2003 Country of origin : USA/Morocco - Country of production : Morocco Name of the founders : Moulay A. Essakalli + Julie Klear Number of employees : 10

Picks of the week (n.4)

  1. Best of Brussels : Little Circus blog and shop - 2. Dress Gertrude in chiffon dots by Ses petites mains - 3. Marrakech modern handmade toys and decor objects by Zid zid kids - 4. La princesse au petit pois by Alexandra Darcissac - 5. Flora and henri's Essentials……

Spotted in Barcelona

    If you go to Barcelona, don't miss Nobodinoz. Two locations for the fun children's concept store, about 15 minutes walk from each other : Seneca 9 (pictures above) and Mestre Nicolas 8 (as seen on their online store home page, below).     The…

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…

Scherazade Touhami, 7 ans & Adam Touhami, 5 ans – Brooklyn, USA

    Not sure if Scherazade and Adam are on their way to school or if they are just going to explore the neighborhood, but they seem very happy, promised to a glorious day. The sweet little sister, so chic in her dress, complements perfectly the English flower tones…

Milk Magazine Back to school

Milk Magazine issue number 29 is out, hurray!  Good news for those living far away who can't bear waiting a month till it reaches their news stand : they now can get a subscription on Zinio.com (that's if you have an Ipad...) Lots of fashion, decor, family styles, as well as…