interview Raffaello Napoleone

INTERVIEW Kidswear time with Raffaello Napoleone

At Pitti Bimbo 98 with Raffaello NapoleoneCEO of Pitti Immagine since 1995. Since his tenure Pitti has developed a diverse array of shows from fashion to food, to fragrance. Here he devotes his time to kids fashion & lifestyle. Italians are passionate about fashion &…

brexit uk fashion labels

Brexit talks:

Brexit talks with Stu Anderson, CEO of Young SolesKatie talks to Young Soles CEO, Stu Anderson about how post-Brexit things have changed for UK based fashion labels. Stuart Anderson, CEO – Young Soles website

liluu ss20 collection

Simple and pure like childhood should be…Liilu Interview for Kid’s Wear Vol.49

Originally written for Kid's Wear Magazine Vol.49 The German-based label Liilu creates fresh dreamy muslin garments with a strong presence and the softest of touches - timeless, sustainable children’s wear simple and pure. Just as ‘childhood should be’ so says Sibylle.

Backstage at Pero AW20 fashion show

In Conversation with hat designer Lorna Murray

Growing up in Perth, one of the world's sunniest cities required hat designer Lorna Murray to develop a degree of resourcefulness in order to cool down and escape the endless sunshine of the summer months. During her university days as an art school student Lorna used to…

Bobo Choses SS19 garden car

The Nature of Business:

It's always hard to get your head around the spring/ summer collections dropping amongst the snow showers in mid-February. But that said the fresh visuals provide hope for a warmer future. Bobo Choses recently launched their first drop of the To Make a Garden SS19 collection. I…

Nununu x Tutu du Monde

NUNUNU X TUTU DU MONDE – Opposites Attract!

So it's true... opposites do attract! On the 1st of October 2018 skull loving minimalist's label Nununu and ethereal Australian tutu makers Tutu Du Monde will launch a collaborative capsule collection, tag line 'Where wonder, whimsy and dainty ballerinas meet bad-ass minimalist…

Stephanie Le passage showroom

Agent series: Stephanie Jenner,

Stephanie Jenner started Le Passage showroom in New York at the beginning of 2012. She has over 20 years experience of working in the children's wear industry.

Clare, Cristina & Little Creative factory team

English at Your Desk & Little Creative Factory:

Like it or hate, the English language is key to communicating/ trading in the International market. Good communications skills translate to sales, poor communication skills cause confusion and hesitancy that can result in lost sales. Last Summer Cristina Fernandez designer and…

Birgir Birgisson, RHUBARB REPUBLIK, Reykjavik Iceland

Agent Series: Birgir Birgisson, RHUBARB REPUBLIK.

For this the second part of our agent series we talk to Birgir Birgisson, owner of Rhubarb Republik, a Brand Agency which in their own words "creates social platforms between conceptual children brands and conceptual retailers all over the world".

Tabata Kids

Agent series: Ana Castán Puente, Tabata Kids Barcelona. Part 1 of 3

We start off our series on the role of the agent in children's fashion with an interview from Barcelona based Tabata Kids who represents the likes of Organic Zoo, Emile et Ida, Sleepy Doe and more. Any label looking to develop it's customer base will at some point consider…

THE POP-UP: We talk expectations, objectives & how to measure success!

The pop-up... We ask is it now an integral part of a brand's marketing strategy? Well according to PopUp Republic, the pop-up industry has grown to approximately $10 billion in sales. Pop-ups come in many different models from the small self-organised pop-up to larger collective…