TECH TALK | Hopscotch

Our new favorite app, Hopscotch, just released their latest update! After popping up on our Twitter feed, we knew we had to find out more. At its base, Hopscotch teaches kids how to code. Inspired heavily by Scratch, it's an actual programming language. Kids use colorful blocks to create functions, learning logical sequences and timing while playing with brightly colored characters. "The idea ...
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INSPIRATION | Shan & Toad

While pulling inspiration for our design capsules, we came across this incredible lookbook by online retailer Shan & Toad. Filled with decadent florals, the lookbook highlights pint-sized models in chic, vintage ensembles, pulling inspiration from S/S 14's vibrant geos and springtime soirees. Elaborate wallpapers provide the perfect backdrop and set the scene for kids as they lounge on couches or play ...
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HOT LINE | Shopbop + Born Free

The spirit of mini-me fashion is captured in Born Free, an exclusive collaboration from Shopbop, Vogue and 22 designers. Featuring the creations of top designers like DVF, Marni and Prada, the collection includes mini-me ensembles – from a matching Carolina Herrera shirtdress and onesie to a Victoria Beckham coordinated dress for mother and daughter. One hundred percent of the profits ...
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IT KID | Mike the Ruler

The latest Instagram sensation is a bit of a surprise: a teen boy. With a penchant for high-end downtown style, 13-year-old Mike the Ruler is known to rock head-to-toe Rick Owens but also adds Supreme, Opening Ceremony, Telfar Clemens, Hood by Air and Eckhaus Latta into the mix. Inspired by McQueen's 2011 exhibit at the Met, Mike finds a lot of his ...
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INSPIRATION | Happy Easter

With Easter this weekend, we've pulled together some of our favorite DIY crafts. Sophisticated designs add a chic touch to painted eggs while yummy chocolate cakes look extra sweet with chocolate bunnies perched on top. Hand-made pinatas and giftbags let little ones get in on the fun with bright colors and kid-friendly designs. Looking for something to do this weekend? If ...
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INSPIRATION | Zoey and Jasper

Happy Monday! The Stylesight Children's Team would like to get your week started right with one of our latest finds--Zoey + Jasper. Proving that dogs are man's best friend, the Tumblr highlights baby Jasper and his pup Zoey in coordinated accessories. Want more puppy love? Check out Ayasakai's instagram.
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HOT LINE | Fendi Capsule Collection

Featuring a lucky charm, Fendi's latest foray is an organic layette collection for 0 to 24 months. Focusing in on the growing layette and baby gift-giving market, the high-end Italian designer unveiled a gender-neutral, organic cotton collection of jumpers, tees, pants, onesies, tracksuits, bibs, hats and blankets--all packaged in luxe gift boxes. The gift-ready collection is available exclusively at Fendi ...
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Editor’s Choice – Kid’s Prints & Graphics F/W 15 Forecast

This week's Editor’s Choice offers a little look at Stylesight’s cute collection of Kid's Prints & Graphics for our F/W 15 forecast, from woodland characters donning bow ties and hats to dainty mushroom illustrations in soft pastel tones. Moody and magical, prints explode in Dissonance and woodland creatures are suited and booted in English gentleman attire.  Bright and colorful, Confluence is full of energy, ...
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COOL CAMPAIGNS | Mango Kids

Just in time for our SS14 Cool Campaigns report, the Mango Kids look book has surfaced with cool, yet wearable looks for kids. Confirming our trends for SS14, summery tribal prints appear on shorts and tropical loungers, while boys get into the spring spirit with woven tourist shirts.
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INSPIRATION | A Fine Day

Papier Mache recently released "A Fine Day," a clever collaboration between photographer Delphine Jouandeau and stylist Julie Vianey. Featuring some of our favorite brands like Little Paul and Joe, I Pinco Pallino, Lili Gaufrette and Kenzo, the editorial showcases key F/W 14 prints from preppy houndstooth to feisty animal to classic gingham.
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EVENTS | petitePARADE

We had such a blast covering petitePARADE this season! Held on March 8th, the show switched venues to 545 W 22nd for their 6th edition. Filling the front row seats with micro-celebs from Toddlewood, the show hosted editors and kids alike who watched designers including IMOGA, Bonnie Young and Mischka Aoki, send mini models down the runway in the latest for F/W 14. Street styles gravitated toward ...
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EVENTS | Children’s Club

We stopped by Children's Club today, rounding out our F/W 14 trade show coverage. Mini-menswear inspirations appeared for kids, including attached bowties and conversational shirts. Lace overlays piqued tactile interest while luxe handmade embroideries lent items, including traveler tunics, a sophisticated air. The designers shown above: Blu Pony Vintage Anais & I Mini Shatsu Cavelle Kids Bit'z Kids Holt & Lulu Aioty Nandy & Molly Girl & A Mouse Unruly Blue
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EVENTS | Playtime New York

We're continuing our F/W 14 trade show coverage with one of our favorite NYC shows, Playtime New York. Held from March 8-10, the show features over 120 brands. Rich folkloric influences appeared in vibrant hues while gender-neutral greys paired minimalist geometric prints with pop trims. Chunky knits, including oversized cableknits, piqued tactile interest while tiered panels refreshed slouchy sweats. Easy to layer pieces ...
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EVENTS | PetiteParade

The count down begins and there's only one more day to go! If you're in NYC this weekend, be sure to check out the March edition of PetiteParade. In addition to the fashionable kid attendees, the event features runway shows from designers Bonnie Young, Imoga, and more. As the official trend sponsor, Stylesight’s Children’s Team will be on site, providing backstage ...
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INSPIRATION | “The Legographer”

Timed perfectly with the hit blockbuster The Lego Movie, "The Legographer," a photo series by UK-based Andrew Whyte, follows the solitary adventures of a LEGO character around the UK. Shot with an iPhone, the photos are part of a year-long project of Whyte's to take one photo a day starring the little Legographer.      
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