HOT LINE | Isaac Mizrahi Girls

First announced in January, Isaac Mizrahi's foray into girls is filled with vibrant tween-friendly colors and bold prints that can easily be mixed and matched. Oversized polka dots decorate chic dresses while bold cheetah prints roar to life on pants and shirts. Shimmering sequins add a special occasion feel to casual silhouettes and pair perfectly with color blocked raglan tees. Message ...
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HOT LINE | Lelui

Based out of Poland, Lelui's philosophy embodies the essence of our F/W Runway Roadmap story, Hush. Geared towards boys and girls with a smattering of adult pieces, Lelui showcases minimalist, lightweight garments. Pieced constructions pair airy cotton with coated polyester on slouchy sweatpants while jackets look super cool with a fresh take on patchwork.
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BIG IDEAS | The Loop

Based out of London, The Loop has quickly become one of our favorite quarterly mags for kids. Written for ages 8 to 13, The Loop promotes creative thinking with their colorful images and unique take on global and local issues. Giving kids bites of information in colorful packages, the magazine pairs facts with fun--a perfect combo for kids.
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EVENTS | Fashion Weekend Kids

Sao Paulo hosted another successful Fashion Weekend Kids from April 12-14. With approximately 4,000 people in attendance, the event showcased kid fashion shows and endless entertainment and activities. The theme for the weekend was "Sports Club" with animal mascot decorations and competitive games for the attendees. Tennis coach Albers Bernardes taught tennis lessons, My Gym provided an athletic circuit, Crocs brought ...
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INSPIRATION | Animal Alphabet

We can't get enough of Mat Mabe's Animal Alphabet. Simple, clean lines create evocative animals while teaching little ones their letters. Currently showing at the The Gallery@Pedestrian in Leicester, England, the project was inspired by Mabe's own kids. Their input helped shape the alphabet, choosing their favorite animals for each letter. Check out some more fascinating typography or take a look at our F/W ...
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INSPIRATION | Instagram Food Art

We're always fans of chowing down so when we came across Red Hong Yi, we couldn't help but take a closer look. Creating one-of-a-kind illustrations solely out of food, she transforms the mundane into beautiful. We love the additional dimension that food affords to art, popping off the plate as halved cherry tomatoes turned balloons or creating tigers out of ...
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HOT LINE | DVF x GapKids

  After last year's successful joint venture, Diane Von Furstenberg is teaming up once more with GapKids. Launching on April 27, DVF’s colorful prints make their way into a line designed for little ones ranging from newborn to tween. Inspired by international adventures, bold patterns decorate a variety of pieces while DVF's signature wrap dress is transformed into kid-friendly sizes for some ...
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COOL CAMPAIGN | Anne Kurris

With Spring temperatures finally hitting NYC, we couldn't help breaking out the springtime pieces in bright colors. Inspired by the pops of color we've spotted on the streets, we've pulled out the fun, fluoro Anne Kurris S/S 13 campaign for some added inspiration. We love the focus on tactile elements, with colorful straws arranged in a variety of unexpected ways, ...
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EVENTS | Andy Warhol x Bugaboo

Last night, we dropped by the Andy Warhol x Bugaboo event to take a look at the latest collaboration. Adding an edgy touch to stroller accessories, the collaboration utilized two of Warhol's iconic artworks – "Flowers" and "Cars." In addition to the awesome collab, we spotted one of our favorite little DJs, DJ Fulano, who we first met at PetiteParade. Little ...
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HOT LINE | Hundred Pieces by Smallable

We're so excited about Hundred Pieces, a private label line for boys and girls launched by one of our favorite French retailers – Smallable. Focusing on soft, wearable pieces with fun, edgy graphics, the line is designed in Paris and produced exclusively in Portugal. Soft velvety finishes appear across all the knit garments to make them even softer for little ones. Take ...
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BIG IDEAS | Nike x Doernbecher Freestyle Project

  Every year, Nike partners with Oregon Health and Science University Doernbecher Children's Hospital to create a line of limited-edition shoes with the young patients. Nike designers collaborate with OHSU Doernbecher patients, creating a custom sneaker. The kids choose their colors, materials and details, pulling inspiration from their own lives. The collection is sold online, in addition to being available at various ...
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INSPIRATION | Happy Easter

With Easter on Sunday, we've been inspired by all the awesome kid-friendly crafts available on the web. Kids can create elaborate and festive eggs--from gold splattered to intricate print-able patterns. Coats get in on the fun with floppy bunny ears while bunny masks can be made from burlap sacks. Check out our Egg Hunt prints + graphics report for even more seasonal ...
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INSPIRATION | Toy Stories

Every kid around the world has a favorite toy. We here on the Children's Team were pretty partial to our Cabbage Patch Kids and American Girl Dolls. In a similar concept to James Mollison's Where Children Sleep, photographer Gabriele Galimberti traveled the world taking pictures of children and their beloved toys. Take a look at his series, Toy Stories, and ...
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EVENTS | Global Kids Fashion Week

On the heels of petitePARADE, AlexandAlexa.com has sponsored the first ever Global Kids Fashion Week in London. Held in Convent Garden on March 18-20, the two-day event included FW 13 runway shows from designers like Chloe, Paul Smith Junior and Little Marc Jacobs, as well as and a mix of activities for children and fundraising efforts for the event's official ...
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EVENTS | petitePARADE

Held at Industria Studios on March 9-10, petitePARADE showcased a variety of runway shows for Children, including Pale Cloud, Diesel Kids, Iceberg, Miss Blumarine, SUOAK and Bonnie Young. One of our favorite events for killer streetstyle, the event hosted stylish attendees in perfect weekend ensembles. Among the stylish participants was nine-year-old DJ Fulano, who provided the perfect soundtrack to a ...
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