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Childrens fashion trade news statement from Playtime
Childrens fashion trade news statement from Playtime re next editions just released and reproduced below. We are living in the most uncertain of times, nobody knows how long the current circumstances will last but this is an offering towards returning to commerce which we will have to just wait and see how things are towards the summer months. I’ve reproduced the email in full below. “
Kids fashion in Paris, sneak peeks from trade show Playtime Paris 2020
Kids fashion in Paris, sneak peeks for fall/winter 2020 from the trade show Playtime Paris 2020 today in a quick post before I whizz off to CIFF Youth in Copenhagen tomorrow. The trade shows in Paris were quiet but some exhibitors were very happy with the orders received. It seems that buyers are heading to labels that have strong identities and branding, safe and ...
Kids fashion from Playtime Paris, lightness in the air S/S 2020
Kids fashion from Playtime Paris, lightness was in the air at Playtime Paris with many brands featuring super thin and lightweight textiles for summer 2020. It was a handy reminder of the excessive temperatures in the city over the weekend which demanded the lightest dressing possible, I am however happy to report that the new air conditioning at the kids trade fair worked perfectly thank goodness as ...
Texture wins for kids fashion F/W 2019 Playtime Paris
Texture wins for kids fashion winter 2019 at a busy Playtime Paris kids trade show. A special kind of curly faux shearling was all over the place at the recent kids trade show, call it teddy bear or even its 70’s version Borg fabric. It’s an evolution from the super shaggy furs of the last few winter seasons, although there were plenty of those still too and the very ...
New exhibitor at Playtime Paris Kaleidoscope
New exhibitor at Playtime Paris Kaleidoscope will be showing their fall/winter 19/20 collection titled (In) visibility. The label is based in Porto and is guided by conscious principles using development and production methods that are more responsible. They are producing a collection not only for children and babies but womenswear too and this is their second year of production. The (In) visibilty collection is a fusion ...
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.
Kids fashion on vacation at Playtime Paris for SS18
Kids fashion on vacation was the theme at Playtime Paris for the spring/summer 2018 season. There’s a feeling of change coming through some of the brands with a new lightness, freshness and a move away from the print so dominant for the past few years. A fresh white cotton shirt or dress in a crisp light weight or broderie anglaise, a small or large scale gingham check, a ...
Playtime Paris kids trade show report for fall 2017
Playtime Paris kids trade show report for today in our round of trade show reports for the fall/winter 2017 season. There are always some great creative brands at Playtime Paris, its often where you see the new emerging names which will dominate for the next few seasons and this year Tiny Cottons had quite a large space near the entrance with a mini video booth ...
Playtime Paris new kids style trends S/S17
Playtime Paris usually has some new cool kids style trends to reveal at the bi-annual trade fair and for spring/summer 2017 there are some common themes coming through. Colour here always seems to be a little more subdued than in Italy at Pitti Bimbo and true to form the most popular hues were softened pastels and denim blues with emerald green the most popular primary. The most fashion forward labels here ...
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 ...