Take a look and then another. Tia Cibani has taken her celebrated designs and created them for kids, incorporating all the ruffles and flourishes she uses for her adult collections. The whole collection, designed for girls and boys aged 2-14, brings out a spirit of fun enhancing the joys of childhood. Those shopping for small fashionistas will lose their hearts to 3D tutu skirts pleated in candy wrapper taffeta that crunches. Offerings for young men come in smart shapes with subtle design details and clever construction in handsome textiles of checks and stripes. All items are carefully constructed so they wear well and are easy to care for.
In recent years, there have been some major changes in the world of little girls’ fashions. Many parents voiced concerns over the sea of pink and purple princess gear that was so prevalent in mainstream stores, and called for more diversity in the marketplace. If the founders of children’s clothing company Rubes and Beasty have their way, the boys’ fashion racks are in for a similar — and much needed — revolution. Mother-daughter team Sherry Hiatt and Michelle Wise brought together their combined artistry and business skills to launch their company in 2014.
Before No Slippy Hair Clippy entered the marketplace, there was a gaping void in children’s hair accessories. In the early days, Annie Salyer was one of the first sales reps for No Slippy. Then she and husband Ramey became partners and in 2005, took over as majority owners. Today, Ramey handles financial and legal issues for the company while Annie works as lead designer and oversees much of the company’s marketing.
Bring little princesses’ dreams to life this holiday with ultra-chic Biscotti and Kate Mack outfits for young budding fashionistas. With fanciful, fresh styles and exceptional quality, Biscotti and Kate Mack fills young wardrobes with adorable outfits that will be eagerly shown off at the next festive event! The eclectic and romantic designs of the Biscotti and Kate Mack brand create memorable fashions that can easily transition from the playground to the classroom and beyond.
Nicky + Stella is about to make shopping for little ones so much more fun and a lot less stressful. No more going from store to store. Everything is conveniently located in one place. Choose from hip, cool and fresh clothes and accessories from brands around the world, not at the mall. Nicky + Stella is convenient, easy and totally on trend. This holiday season, make kids and your friends’ kids stand out in style! Now we all know shopping for your babes can often get overwhelming due to the cuteness overload, but with Nicky + Stella, they do the work for you with their “Shop the Look” feature.
Dress up little ones all snuggly and warm this holiday season with eco-friendly, luxurious clothing that is crafted from the heart by Blue Ullu. Quality made without compromise, all natural and cruelty free, the adorable, eco-friendly Blue Ullu outfits will keep little tykes fashionable and toasty warm in the upcoming cold months. Blue Ullu is a deliciously luxe children’s knitwear line handcrafted by women artisans in the Indian Himalayas. Each exquisitely handmade outfit is crafted from pure yarn of merino and angora wool, a blend that is absolutely soft and luxurious without the usual itchiness.
European designers have just the right touch of style to produce goods that whisper (not scream) — this is the absolutely perfect item. Introducing Childrenchic, an online boutique that offers beautifully-styled, exceptional-quality ensembles for babies and children, hand-selected from independent European designers. Anyone looking for a truly timeless dress will be enchanted with the Wonder Lilly Girl that features white lilies against a blue ground with a super-short skirt and an open back. Pair it with the silver sparkle menorquina leather sandals for twinkling toes and you have an outfit that stops traffic in any corner of the world.
Apparel industry veterans launch the only online, wholesale marketplace where brands and stores can sell and buy off-price goods
BELLAIRE, TEXAS (November 3, 2015)—Flutter Sales launches to provide clothing, gift and accessories stores and manufacturers with a platform to buy and sell in-stock merchandise at a discount. By selling on the site, Flutter Sales allows brands to create cashflow by liquidating aging stock. And, like consumer sites that allow shoppers to snap up fashions at a steal, the online marketplace gives retail buyers the opportunity to shop at a fraction of regular wholesale prices.
The beloved baby brand to produce a Peruvian Pima cotton clothing collection featuring the iconic baby gift character.
RED BANK, N.J. (October 27, 2015)—Starting with Spring/Summer 2016, parents and gift-givers will have an exciting new way to welcome new arrivals thanks to the launch of Sophie la girafe by Kissy Kissy layette. The delightful pairing is the result of a 2-year licensing deal between parent companies Deliso S.A.S. and Tatiana & Company, which gives Kissy Kissy the exclusive U.S. rights to produce and sell baby clothes with the iconic character.
It’s a struggle nearly all nursing moms are familiar with — cute shirts or dresses rarely make nursing convenient. Pieces that are made specifically for breastfeeding work fine, but unfortunately are not always very stylish or attractive; they can have a blanket-like look that many moms find unflattering. Cloak seeks to change all that with their gorgeous and practical collection of nursing dresses. Each piece is unique, and offers great versatility of wear.
If anyone knows the importance of a good fit in swimwear, it’s surfers, but you don’t have to be one to appreciate the genius of the adjustable waist functionality in Just Bones Boardwear boardshorts. In 2011, Jennifer Weisman introduced her revolutionary boardshorts inspired by her sons who were “just bones” skinny. Tired of having their shorts fall down, Jennifer designed a patented adjustable waist hidden in the back of the short made of Velcro. In addition to keeping shorts from falling down, the adjustable waist is great for tweens who are often between sizes.