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Luxury kids fashion from Mischka Aoki for fall/winter 2015
A lush new shoot for the luxury kids fashion of Mischka Aoki today for fall/winter 2015 at least for us in the Northern Hemisphere! Confusingly on their website its listed as S/S15 but that is because this is an Australian based label and their coming season is indeed spring/summer while we shiver in the rain and snow! Inspired by ‘The Judgement of Paris” and ancient Greek mythology recreated as ...
Playtime Paris 18th edition trade fair for kids designer fashion trends
Playtime Paris has grown rapidly over the past few years to become a key trade show for kids designer fashion trends in Europe making it a must to visit in the buying season. One of the largest fairs in fact with 470 exhibitors for the next edition  July 4th – 7th and with new names growing all the time, this next edition sees cool Belgium brand Anne Kurris, EFWA, Senorita ...
Hucklebones pretty kidswear classics updated for fall 2015
Hucklebones showed their pretty kidswear classics updated for fall 2015 the last time at the Hotel Roma showroom shared with Bonnie Baby. Both labels are now showing for June at Pitti Bimbo with knitwear specialist Bonnie Baby rebranded as The Bonnie Mob as the range grows ever older in sizing. The Hotel Roma always made a great backdrop for the Hucklebones collections but I think over ...
Dot to Dot London kids fashion trade fair has a new home for June 2015
Dot to Dot London, the independent Kids Fashion trade fair has a new home for its June 21st/22nd showroom. Now based at the Vinyl Factory right in the heart of London’s Soho the show also has a great selection of new exhibitors too in the expanded space. Dot to Dot London focuses on small, quirky and independent fashion forward brands that could be overlooked in a bigger show context. This is the fourth ...
Top ten cool kids fashion picks from Bubble London for fall/winter 2015
Last of the trade fair reports today and its my top ten cool kids fashion picks from the Bubble London Kids fashion trade fair. A few of the old favourite names here and some young fresh ones too. Interesting to see the collaboration between Rachel Riley and Start-rite which has produced some really beautiful leather finishes for shoes in their classic styles and also some quirky new ...
Joyous kids portraits by Emily Kornya from Pitti Bimbo kids fashion fair
Emily Kornya is a young photographer who is specialising in kids fashion, here is a selection of her joyous kids portraits for the backstage areas of the Pitti Bimbo trade kids fashion fair recently held in Florence for the fall/winter 2015 season. I love their energy and sheer enjoyment in the kids playtime as they wait for fittings and grooming to be completed prior to the catwalk ...
Gorgeous fashion illustrations for Pale Cloud fall 2015 kidswear preview
Absolutely adore these newly released fashion illustrations for Pale Cloud’s new fall/winter 2015 kids collection to be shown at Pitti Bimbo 80th edition from 22nd – 25th January. The feature models this season are Tashi and Tinley. These illustrations were inspired by Tibetan nature and culture. Tashi is hold her pet long-eared Jerboa, an incredibly cute but highly endangered nocturnal desert mouse! The collection ...
Goodbye to kids fashion in 2014
A very Happy Holidays to all my readers and a final goodbye to kids fashion in 2014. I will be back after the New Year holiday ready to bring updates from the January kids fashion trade fairs for fall 2015 and what a tight schedule it is this season. Here is the European run down of the main fairs; CFC Cologne – 11th – 13th January – ...
Pitti Bimbo kids fashion fair 80th edition news
News from Pitti Bimbo kids fashion fair regarding the upcoming 80th edition 22nd – 24th January 2015 from the official press release. With 430 collections expected, of which 166 are from abroad, and after almost 7,200 buyers and a total of just under 10,000 visitors at the last winter edition, Pitti Bimbo confirms that it is the only trade fair in the world that ...
CIFF Kids trade show report for spring 2015 kids fashion trends
The recent CIFF Kids trade fair in Copenhagen was well attended on the Monday I visited and with the selection of  key Scandinavian kidswear design names showed a good indication of the kids fashion trends for spring/summer 2015. As seen at other trade shows this season the footwear was especially strong and I will do an extra seasonal kids footwear report on the strength of this. Some of the ...
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