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Kids footwear trends from Italy at MICAM for F/W 2018
A sneak peek at kids footwear trends from Italy today for next Autumn/Winter 2018. MICAM is held at the Fiera Milano exhibition centre in Italy and is Europe’s biggest footwear trade show with 1,364 exhibitors many from the Italian sector showing off women’s, mens and childrens styles for the new season. Italy is one of the leading exponents of the art of shoemaking, having excellence in design, quality leathers ...
Goodordering cool kids bags inspired by cycling families
Goodordering cool kids bags were designed originally for cycling families but these graphic styles can be used everyday and also holiday travel for the whole family. The independent company is based in Hackney, East London and the designer and founder Jacqui Ma has a firm foundation to draw on having designed bags for Puma, Virgin Atlantic, Microsoft and Debenhams in the past. In 2012 she went out on her ...
CIFF Kids fashion and lifestyle in Copenhagen for winter 2018
Trade show CIFF Kids fashion and lifestyle in Copenhagen for winter 2018 happened last week, the trade fair felt busier this season and exhibitors seemed happy with the result. For me one of the strongest feelings I had was the change in colour of the Scandinavian market, from the land of white walls there seems to be a move away from lightness, especially in interiors with a lot ...
New names at Playtime Paris kids fashion trends for winter 2018
There were plenty of new names at Playtime Paris kids fashion trends for winter 2018 edition this season as the trade fair enlarged to accommodate exhibitors who had previously been at the now defunct  ‘The Kid Show’. New independent small exhibitors and kids fashion launches from adult collections also added to the freshness.
Sneak peek Cavalier kids fashion from Singapore for fall 2018
Cavalier kids fashion from Singapore for fall 2018 with a sneak peek preview today of the styles to be shown in Playtime Paris this weekend. Cavalier used to show at The Kid Show but will be moving to Playtime Paris this season. Quirky, inventive and fun, this seasons theme is ‘ART IS HARD’ which draws inspiration from the land of ...
Dot to Dot London quirky kids fashion finds
Dot to Dot London quirky kids fashion finds for fall/winter 2018 at the independent London kids trade show this season. Some familiar names and some new additions in the Vinyl Studio location which slots between Pitti Bimbo and Playtime Paris. My favourites from the show included a newly revamped Finger in the Nose collection with some cool girls pieces including a gold metallic gathered skirt, a new ethnic inspired ...
Pitti Bimbo 86 kids fashion impressions for fall 2018
From Pitti Bimbo 86 my kids fashion impressions for fall/winter  2018 kids fashion trends before I head off to visit Dot to Dot in London tomorrow. As kids fashion trends follow adult lines with a lag some of the styles coming through have been seen recently in the grown up lines and not just the Mini Me labels. There is a move to graphic sports styling ...
Summer kids floral fashion from Le Mu for 2018
Summer kids floral fashion from Le Mu for 2018 today, this British label is making a name in the export market with visits to overseas trade fairs, notably at Pitti Bimbo in Florence. Le Mu has a very feminine feel with dressed up styles for events and parties and a cooler denim inspired collection for regular days.
Kids sustainable knitwear from Long Live The Queen official fall 2017
Kids sustainable knitwear today from Long Live The Queen for their first fall collection. The label launched at Pitti Bimbo for SS17 and received much interest for their ethical approach. In a world where there is so much of everything, they decided to source materials that are already there to reduce the footprint they leave and with awareness of the consequences of producing and using materials. Recycled fabrics, knits, and boxes full of ...
CIFF Kids lifestyle summer 2018 report
CIFF Kids lifestyle summer 2018 area at the Copenhagen trade show once again had a winning array of chic Scandinavian exhibitors. The area is growing in size each season and there are always new names to see as well as old favourites with updates on their collections. Lifestyle products don’t change as much as their fashion counterparts but there are often new prints or colourways of favourite styles ...
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