So fine as alway from Caroline Gomez. This cute little villa Malmö is made in collaboration between Caroline and Tove johansson - well done. It will for sure make someone happy for christmas or for a future birthday, or just for your self for display. You can buy it in Carolines shop from monday (3 dec.)
Use it as a pillow, a carpet or as a wall in the selves made rocket, where the children can invite friends over for at trip to the moon... Clever triangles in 9 different colors, with small magnets, all around the edge, that make it possible to join them in different shapes that will hold. se more at Tukluk.
Blickfang in Copenhagen for the first time - the exhibitions have about 100 different designer that varies from fashion, over jewelry too new product designs you can buy here and now. It is all presented in Øksnehallen in Copenhagen so if you are around, go there and if you have kids - go there and try the design workshop for kids "Designers of tomorrow by MINIMÖBL". Design and greate with your kids and bring your design home. Hope to show more - until then take a look here.
Just before the summer holiday I went to see H&M's "All for Children" collection - now it is in the shop - for every item you buy from this collection, 25 % will be donated. The collection is build up round this book, and have been inspired by the characters and colors. The collection is a combination of clothes and toys, wear your teddy, transform yourself into a magician or a ballerina star. You will also find design things for the kids room in form of a playhouse and wall stickers. And quite exclusive you can now buy this collection out side H&M site, at the Little Fashion Gallery webshop.
ABC cards for designer nerds - and as the illustrator says herself: "geek-hipster-interwebbers can teach their kids their ABC's with more culture-relevant examples". Love the idea and the illustrations - se more of the ABC here at Emma Cook.
When you think of building blocks, you think hard and sharp edges - MAIK have made these great blocks made of foam, they are soft, light and do not make noise when you "destroy" your building. They come in 6 colors and you can even put them in the dishwasher. take a closer look at MAIK.
Tonight I relaxed in front of a program about families with 12 to 14 kids - wow, amazing. I am to old to get that many kids but if I was to change my mind and consider child number 4, this crib will be on my wish list.
If you liked the "bu" blanket with the Indian, I am sure you will love the new members of the "bu" family. A pirate (motif by Will Broome), a lion(motif by Elisabeth Dunker) and a teddy bear(motif by Lisa Grue) in different colors. I think my favorite is the pirate. Tthe Bu blankets are available from October the 1st. so stay tuned - until then se more at Little red stuga
This Friday I went to a press event at H&M to see the "All for for Children" collection, which is in collaboration with UNICEF. For every item sold - H&M will donate a percentage to the project, to educate, address the causes of child labour and other importance issues. (see more)The collection will be launched the 18 Oct, in the sizes 92-128.(Also this time the collection it build around a children’s book) Pictures and more info will come later.
Second news was the "Fashion Family" collection, which will be launched mid September and will only be available online. It is defiantly fashion for mom, dad and your little mini-me. Dress up for the whole family. (pic. 1&2)
And then the "Home Kids" collection now one display for us to touch - you can defiantly look forward to this first home line for kids. (pic. 3-5) In the shops and online in the end of July.