The Chicago Market: Living and Giving® delivered a comprehensive line-up of brand named products and new to market resources during the July Market. With new showrooms added to its permanent collection and sold out Temporaries, The Chicago Market offered buyers and retailers highly sought after product lines and unique specialty resources that helped differentiate retailer and buyers’ business.
World Market Center Las Vegas was abuzz with ambition and enthusiasm as the home furnishings complex kicked off its first mega-market event on August 2, 2010. Day one marked the energetic launch with a trilogy of shows, including Las Vegas Market, Gift + Home and Vegas Kids. Brimming with exclusive educational programming, celebrations, and advanced technologies — opening day was a terrific success! Here are few products that caught The Giggle Guide®’s attention from Whittle Shortline Railroad, Kelsey’s Collection, Crystorama Lighting Group and Room Magic.
Charming Hawaii is an appealing, colorful line of children’s jewelry that encourages awareness of the harmony found in natural surroundings. This specialty line of polymer clay jewelry is enhanced with the playfulness of adorably charming critters with warm, welcoming personalities and tropical flowers in bold, vibrant colors. Charming Hawaii brings to life joyful, effervescent themes that perfectly express the contagious spirit of “Aloha.”
New parents don’t have to lose their own sense of style just because they have a baby! In fact, with all the accessories and childcare essentials parents tote around to care for an infant, there are more opportunities than ever for moms and dads to express themselves. berybaby is an ultra-stylish and fun accessory collection created by new mom, Holly Smith, that provides plenty of function without skimping on the fashion!
Want to celebrate your child becoming a big brother or sister? BBs Tees has an easy and inexpensive way to have a “sibling celebration” Take a look at our new “Do It Yourself Printable Party Kits.” Each shirt graphic has a party kit to match. All you have to do is print it out and assemble yourself.
It’s easy and will make a great theme for your party! We offer easy instructions and list all the supplies needed for one stop shopping at your local craft store. It’s a great activity for you and your child to do together!
Join the The Giggle Guide® as we continue our globetrotting journey to discover the latest international hits to offer customers. The Internet Age has truly made the world smaller, with instant accessibility to terrific new products, no matter where you call home! Today’s trip takes us from Canada’s Monster Factory and Italy’s Baby Graziella to Hooligans of South Africa, tante martha from the Netherlands, and Blabla products made in Peru. Brilliant colors, fun-loving critters, beautiful fabrics and creative genius offer a world of retail opportunities!
G’day mates! The Giggle Guide® has set sail on a worldwide exploration of children’s products, including a look at innovations from the land down under. We’ve rounded up the lowdown on some outstanding Australian brands that embody creativity, practicality and an infectious sense of fun! So join us down in the land of koalas and wallabies, for a lively little walkabout tour of Huggalugs, NOO Designs and FLATOUTaustralia.
We have all experienced firsthand that “fashion is fickle.” However, unlike most fleeting fads and trends, Victorian style has influenced fashion design for centuries, as the classic lines and exquisite details never grow old. Powell Craft emulates the style of the Victorian Era and provides a “time machine” in which retailers can import goods reminiscent of a bygone age of English cottages in the rose-scented countryside. Offering timeless elegance and beauty, Powell Craft’s Old World designs are here to stay!
“Making something from nothing” used to be just an expression that described someone’s creativity and ingenuity. In today’s age of environmental concerns and attention on “going green,” some businesses now literally make something from nothing, turning what most would consider trash into treasures. By reusing and re-purposing as much as possible, Shains, TerraCycle and Ecoist are a few companies that are turning the message of “tread lightly, use less and leave less” into innovative eco-business enterprises!
Children are naturally open to art and love to express themselves by painting, drawing, and sculpting with clay. They are also fascinated and inspired by the creations of others. Displaying artwork with appealing colors and content can help develop children’s early appreciation of art, and make a house feel like home. The Giggle Guide® looks to the heart of art from several brands that specialize in creations designed to delight and capture children’s imaginations. Our gallery includes engaging works from J. Austin Ryan, Queen of the Trailer Park, Renditions by Reesa, and Green Frog Art.