best of PLAYTIME PARIS AW17 / 18 & THE KID SHOWS
PLAYTIME PARIS and THE KID SHOWS are two of the hottest international children’s & maternity trade shows. Do you want to get a sneak peek of the best of PLAYTIME PARIS AW17 and THE KID SHOWS?
These events bring together every new edition the kids trends for every new season!
If you wonder what will be the most stylish kids’ wear look for next winter, continue reading this post.
LITTLE CREATIVE FACTORY AW17/18 WE ARE THE DREAMERS collection
FISH & KIDS, debut at PLAYTIME and THE KID SHOWS with an awesome AW17 collection
These must-see events dedicated to the kids’ universe and maternity are the events not to be missed that introduce us, with lots of creativity, new cool brands and products for the kids’ world.
Forest inspired collection by HILDA HENRI
Elegance with colored faux fur by OMAMIMINI
PLAYTIME and KID are located in the heart of Paris. PLAYTIME PARIS is located in Parc Floral and THE KID SHOWS take place at a fabulous location, a venue that used to be a hot-air balloon factory. The spirit of the historical building is preserved and thanks to a minimalist and elegant design the exhibitor’s collections are displayed in an intimate setting.
ATELIER BARN awarded with the MILK FASHION AWARD AW17/18
YELLOWPELOTA “FOLK” AW17/18 collection
PEPÉ CHILDREN SHOES, love every new collection!
BOBO CHOSES AW17
Jess Brown dolls wearing LITTLE CREATIVE FACTORY AW17 collection
TIA CIBANI KIDS a brand with strong character
COKITICA, a new brand
Both have invited creators, buyers, bloggers, journalists and artists to discover during this edition, celebrated 27-28-29 January, 2017, french and international brands collections fall / winter 2017/2018 .
We couldn’t travel to Paris this time, but we used technology to catch up this edition and show you our selection of our favorite brands, including new ones exhibiting for the first time. Congrats to all the wonderful Spanish brands. Have a look!
The World is Round AW 17/18 collection by PAADE MODE.
Stunning mies-en-scene by the always inspiring brand RASPBERRY PLUM
LULALAND ATELIER won the PIROUETTE ONE TO WATCH AWARD
There are only a handful of designers in kidswear that are really moving the trends along, for us these are some of them:
The stylish and cool kids wear of ANDORINE the Japanese brand ARCH & LINE; the Perú inspired AW17 collection by HELLO SIMONE; KIDS ON THE MOON; the elegance of LEOCA PARIS; MINI RODINI; MAX&LOLA; PAADE MODE; the always amazing RASPBERRYPLUM; THE SMALL GATSBY; TIA CIBANI KIDS; TUCHINDA; temporary designs made by YELLOW PELOTA; demi-couture for a timeless style by MUMMY MOON; LITTLE CREATIVE FACTORY; LULALAND ATELIER; HILDA HENRI SCHIKANEDER FW17; BOBO CHOSES; WOLF AND RITA and TAMBERE .
SPROET&SPROUT presented their collab. with Disney Baby, designing a special Mickey Mouse collection for AW17/18.
MELULA COPENHAGEN to turn your winter days into colorful ones
SECRET AW17/18 collection by ZEBRA I CAN SEE
Colorful knit garments to brighten winter days by KNIT PLANET
Love the perfect mix between red and gold made by MILK&BISCUITS
And more! A brand for modern moms & children BOOSO; FISH & KIDS, a new and awesome Spanish brand; a brand with a vintage style ATELIER BARN; delicateness garments by ONCE-BOUTIQUE; new brands like COKITICA, VUELA COMETA; a colorful footwear brand MELULA COPENHAGEN that we discovered for you last CIFF Copenagen; the debut of a footwear brand LMDI by Mercedes Zaldivar (don’ t miss the winter clogs!); the quality knitwear made in Scotland HOWLIN; cool and organic clothes with wild prints by THEODORE; clothes and accessories made of baby alpaga by BABY ALPAGA and PETIT COLIBRI; soft soled leather baby shoes by BIRDS OF NATURE; colorful and warm “Winter by the Sea “collection by MADEMOISELLE A SOHO and for teenagers #LEAH .
MISHA AND PUFF, I have nothing to add
Cozy shoes by NOVEL WALK BUTTERFLY METAMORPHOSIS AW17/18 collection
MAAN KIDS , a new treasure, love this winter look for my littles!
What about… wild clothes by LION OF LEISURE; MAAN KIDS; chic looks by BARDOT JUNIOR; NOVEL WALK warm shoes by this footwear brand based in Barcelona; the bohemian style of RYLEE & CRU; the original designs made by TAGO; the colorful unisex collection by TOOTSA MACGINTY; the sophisticated styled kids apparel by OMAMIMINI ; a funny second collection SECRET AW17 by ZEBRA I CAN SEE; knitting sweaters by YLUR; FRESH DINOSAURS a brand that we love since last year; shoes by HIPPIE YA; “To the moon and back”AW17 by MINABULLE; MININA MILANO …
Textile and accessory products by Camomile London
FERM LIVING KIDS first time at PLAYTIME PARIS
But PLAYTIME PARIS and THE KID SHOWS are not only about fashion, at both trade fairs you can discover sparkling shoelaces for your sneakers by LITTLE 10 DAYS; transparent plastic boots for those rainy days by BOBO CHOSES; beautiful and delicate jewelry collections by TITLEE, LENNEBELLE or GUILA Paris; contemporary diaper bags by MARAMEA; luxury accessories (hair clips, headbands, brooches and more) by OBI OBI PARIS; deco retro by EDUCALUX; fine framed art on paper limited edition for little art collectors by LES PETITS COLLECTIONNEURS.
Love the installation made by BIG STUFFED at KID
GRAMPA PARIS, accessories designed for kids
The always awesome collection by MILK & BISCUITS; best textile and accessory products for kids by GARBO&FRIENDS o BONJOUR; the delicate collection of homeware by MOUMOUT PARIS and CAMOMILE LONDON; soft organic kids’ bedding by FORIVOR; prints patterns by BRIAGELL PERRET; the wild decorative and childcare accessories made by GRAMPA PARIS; the unique dolls, and atemporal accessories full of details by MININA LOVES; animal inspired accessories (shoulder bags, shoe laces, hats…) by DONJE AMSTERDAM…
Grow & Bloom the stunning AW17 jewelry collection by LENNEBELLE
BONJOUR a brand that turns textile into poetry.
Best Advent Calendars by LA MAISON DU CALENDRIER
We predict that fur (faux), leather, feathers and wool will be the kings next AW17 / 18 season! And don’ t forget the clogs, a must-have!
Finally, we want to tell you about the MILK magazine awarded brands for the AW17/18 season. Best collection AW17 at Playtime Paris: ATELIER BARN, must have collection: MISHA AND PUFF, homeware: FERM LIVING KIDS and shoe award was for BOBO CHOSES and their transparent plastic boots! Well done guys! Amazing! All these brands will be a must have next winter 2017-2018.
And this year, one of our favorite kids’ blog, PIROUETTE, launched One To Watch awards, designed to celebrate emerging talent and to give valuable exposure to exceptional young brands working in children’ fashion and design. At PLAYTIME PARIS 21rd edition, the winners have been LULALAND ATELIER (congrats Lula Aldunate) and BONJOUR DIARY (well done Anne Millet).
We will be posting about some of them separately in the coming weeks. Stay tuned!
Next year we will tell you best of 22th PLAYTIME PARIS and 5th THE KID SHOWS edition from Paris. We promise!
On Wednesday we’ll be at CIFF KIDS at Copenhagen. As soon as possible we will show you all the trends from the trade fair for the winter 2017 season, here, at CUTEANDKIDS blog.
Featured image MUMMYMOON AW17/18 “CIRCUS OS LIFE” COLLECTION