I am getting ready for Playtime Paris, to discover a good part of the 400 collections on show… a marathon! I am delighted to see again my absolutely beloved brands and to discover new lines. Very exciting!

My top list :  Maan, Simple Kids, Gold, Max et Lola, Rita co Rita, Pepe, Veja, Wovenplay, Morley, Jess Brown, Caramel Baby & Child, Miller, Makie, Atsuyo et Akiko, Hucklebones, Aravore, Dominique Ver Eecke, Bobo Choses, Nathalie Verlinden, American Outfitters, Bellerose. I am sure I miss a few here!!

My “To see” list : Faguo, Louis Louise, Lucien Zazou, Lepetitswim, Lale, Inkidual, L’Asticot, Esp n.1, Built by Wendy, Lucky Fish, Bang Bang Copenhagen, Miniseri, Monamici, Talc…Some of these brands I know already (little or well), others not at all but they have been recommended to me.

Brands exhibiting at Playtime that were featured on Pirouette recently :



Etiquette Clothier

Mathilde de Turckheim


Very French Gangsters





Pom d’Api

BeA Legami preziosi


I hope this post helps some of you to schedule their visit. If you want to meet me in Paris, don’t hesitate to email me. And if you have must-see brands to recommend, your suggestions are welcome!

Playtime next editions :

Playtime Paris : 7-9 July, 2012
Playtime New York : 4-6 August, 2012
Playtime Tokyo : 28-30 August, 2012