Erin Rechner

22 posts  |  Last entry Jan 28, 2016


Star Wars, far away galaxies and the influence on kidswear

How the original Star Man and the new Star Wars movie has impacted design in kidswear, WGSN Senior Editor of Kidswear Erin Rechner reports

Children’s Club January 2016: Three kidswear brands that should be on your radar

The ENK Children's Club tradeshow happens four times for the year in NYC. WGSN Senior Editor of Kidswear Erin Rechner went along in January to get the scoop.

Exclusive interview: Pale Cloud kidswear is closing shop

Staying true to themselves and unwilling to compromise on quality, Pale Cloud has announced it's bowing out of the tough retail market. Here the C.E.O reveals the retail lessons learned along the way

Gender neutral clothing: this kidswear brand is blurring traditional labels

Midwest brand Mooi Kind wants to erase the notion of gender and just produce cool kids clothes. WGSN Senior Editor Erin Rechner interviews the brand director

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The future of kidswear: 10 minutes with Groupe Zannier CEO Remy Baume

After a successful Best of France show, the CEO talks where the kidswear market is going and why adult apparel brands are adding kids' lines to their offering

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The exciting new direction of Paul Frank kidswear

It's sportier, sleeker and wants to be known for more than just graphic t-shirts and playful prints. WGSN Kidswear Senior Editor Erin Rechner reports

Gap Kids Ellen Degeneres collection 2015

Gap x Ellen Degeneres: A brilliant collection with a powerful message

Encouraging girls to celebrate themselves is important, which makes this line the perfect drop for the back to school season, says WGSN Senior Editor of Kidswear Erin Rechner

Playtime NY: Four amazing brands you’ve got to see

There are 150 exhibitors at the show this weekend, so who should you visit first? WGSN Senior Editor of Kidswear Erin Rechner shares her must-sees

DSQUARED2’s back-to-school line pairs collegiate boy’s and girl’s items with a twist

Canadian design duo, Dan and Dean Caten present their Dsquared2 A/W 15/16 collection for kids with a stunning dressed-up back-to-school look pairing hits of …

Creativity Continues to Pour Out of Belgium with Kidswear brand Ine De Haes

Making patterns come alive, Ine De Haes creates intricate 3d designs for kidswear with faces, animals and draping patterns.  A fairly new label coming straight …

Disney x Vans team up for new kids collection

A perfect match, Disney and Vans team up for an upcoming collection for kids showcasing their top characters including Mickey, Minnie, Donald and Winnie the Pooh. They …

Tootsa MacGinty scoops ‘Best Childrenswear Brand’ at the NatWest UKFT Award 2015

Unisex childrenswear brand Tootsa MacGinty won the “Best Childrenswear Brand” at the NatWest UKFT Awards held on May 28th in London. This award was created …