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CIFF Kids exclusive backstage reportage SS18 kids fashion
CIFF Kids exclusive backstage reportage SS18 kids fashion shots today by Anders Hald from the catwalk collections shown at last week’s trade fair in Copenhagen. Key trends seen at the fair included a return to stripes and checks in every variation, crisp bold colour and also a preference for eco styles and sustainable fabrics.
Pitti Bimbo 85 kids fashion highlights
There were plenty of kids fashion highlights at Pitti Bimbo 85, the trade fair held in Florence every season which seems to just keep on growing. This season there were 548 exhibitors and numerous events, some of which I will cover in detail later in the week. Catwalk shows included Children’s Fashion from Spain, Monnalisa, Il Gufo and
Super Bloom kids fashion from Paade Mode for SS17
Paade Mode will present a Super Bloom kids fashion collection for spring summer 2018 at both Pitti Bimbo 85 and Playtime Paris this season to fashion buyers from around the world. Today we have a sneak preview look at the collection which seeks inspiration from the colours, contrasts and softness of the magic that is the flower in spring and summer. This season the brand ...
City Goats new ethical kids fashion from Hong Kong
City Goats is a new ethical kids fashion label from Hong Kong. Started by Ching Ching Wong after the birth of her daughter Muk in 2013. I saw them at CIFF Kids trade fair in August. This inspired her to begin researching parenting approaches that embrace a slower, simpler, lifestyle. which led her to the discovery of Waldorf & Montessori education.
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 ...
CIFF Kids new kids fashion labels and old favourites SS17
CIFF Kids continually is updating and renewing itself with new kids fashion labels and old favourites this season looking forward to spring 2017 styles. The lifestyle section is increasing and the trade fair was a sellout in its new home at the Forum in Copenhagen. It is simply the most stylish and relaxing of all the fairs with its Scandi cool vibe. New labels are great for us hardened journalists ...
New kids brand WAWA at CIFF Kids trade fair
A sneak peek today at SS17 kidswear from WAWA, a new kids brand showing at CIFF Kids trade fair this week. The show opens on Wednesday the 10th August and runs for 3 days in Copenhagen. In its new home in the Forum exhibition space the fair has been really developing, adding a new interiors section and increasing its visitor numbers. WAWA are onto their second ...
Cavalier’s ministyle ode to David Bowie for fall 2016
Titled “Stardust”, the fall 2016 collection from Cavalier is a ministyle ode to the late David Bowie. Conceived well before his last album release, the look book was shot just a day before his death. Literal inspirations like Ziggy Stardust’s lightning bolt makeup adorn the aptly named Ziggy sweater, leggings and reversible aviator hat as pockets and appliqués.
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 ...
Its a Jungle out there! Kids tropical fashion for SS17 at Pitti Bimbo
The jungle seems to still have sway for SS17 with kids tropical fashion themes including palm leaf prints, exotic bird plumage and jungle animals very much in evidence for next years kidswear fashion trend collections. The mood at Pitti Bimbo 83 has been great, very upbeat and a busy first two days with exhibitors happy with the trade they have been doing.