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Christmas kids fashion at Childrensalon
Christmas kids fashion from Childrensalon online store today with a royal red colour fit for a traditional princess’s dressing up holiday. Photographed by Luciano Pergreffi and featuring top kids fashion labels all from Childrensalon for the party days ahead. Amazing ruffled tiered party dress from Mischka Aoki £5,785 at Childrensalon   Boy: Ralph Lauren jumper £139 and shirt £45, Burberry trousers £90, Billionaire Shoes £254.
Christmas baubles and decorations Holiday 2016
This week I’ll be popping a few of my favourite Xmas things on the blog from my extensive Christmas in July press show hunting grounds for Holiday 2016 Today its a selection of baubles and Christmas decorations, apart from Petersham Nurseries which I covered earlier this month and which is hellishly expensive, there are also some great bits available at more normal retail outlets, have a look below and see if ...
The beautiful new Design Museum Kensington
The beautiful new Design Museum opens on November 24th on the site of the old Commonwealth Institute just off Kensington High St. I was lucky enough to be invited to the press preview for this sure to be iconic building, a renovation of the older iconic and listed building whose outer shell and parabolic roof it retains. I visited the original quite a few times in my younger days and ...
Cool kids collaboration of Stella McCartney and Smallable
A new cool kids collaboration between Stella McCartney and Smallable store goes live online today with an emphasis on the feline titled  ‘Cool for Cats’. Unique illustrations feature a range of cats from lions and tigers through to domestic cats and T-shirts and sweatshirts while animated cat prints in flouro pink and orange brighten up holiday outfits. All of the thirteen piece collection for both boys and girls is ...
Christmas 2016 at Petersham Nurseries
Christmas 2016 has arrived at Petersham Nurseries, always a pleasure to visit and always an inspiration for the holiday season. This year there is a focus on all things angelic with white metallic angel wings for wall and tree decorations and sweet retro looking padded angel tree decorations which are joined by winter woodland creatures. The odd exotic decoration features too with pink flamingo tree ornaments and glittery glass bird baubles.
Little Cloud cute nursery decor accessories
British company Little Cloud has cute nursery decor accessories which are influenced by clean Scandi lines and colours. Their sweet look book shows perfect Instagram friendly looks from the company launched by the founder French born Claire who now lives in the North of England. There is a variety of lines available and personalised name banners in soft prints.
CIFF Kids lifestyle new finds for SS17
CIFF Kids lifestyle section expanded this year showing for the SS17 season. Lifestyle has been expanding in the same way as the kids fashion business but not as fast so there is still a bit of room for new brands. Many fashion labels are looking now to expand their collections into lifestyle as well, the big example here is the Scandi brand Soft Gallery who have a large bedding ...
90 years of The Queen’s wardrobe – Fashioning a Reign
Not only have the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace opened for the summer months but there is also a new exhibition to celebrate the Queen’s 90th year called ‘Fashioning a Reign – 90 years of Style from the Queen’s Wardrobe. I had never seen any of the earlier Norman Hartnell gowns before and always wondered a little at what the fuss was all about but I have to say the embroidery ...
Alice in Wonderland inspired kids tights by Braveling
Alice in Wonderland has inspired the new kids tights and socks collection from Braveling for fall/winter 2016. ‘If I had a world of my own’ celebrates the mad bonkers imaginings of the little adventurers who enliven our every day. Think quirky graphics and playful colour combinations in softest combed cotton – dreamed up in London and made in Europe. Braveling have a quirky fun take on kids hosiery ...
Playologie, the virtual visit to Playtime Paris kids world trade fair
Playtime Paris returns this weekend for its 10th anniversary edition as a leading kids universe world trade fair with baby, kids and maternity fashion as well as a large lifestyle section. Those that can’t visit can however share the experience with the digital fair Playologie which was created two years ago. Aimed at brands and buyers Playologie allows buyers to look through brand collections but is also more than just a ...
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