summer 2014: Holli Gibson at Lamanblu understands that kids (and their parents) can have split personalities. Some days, it’s all about bright tones and exciting pattern; and on other days it’s colors one sees on an early morning stroll along the beach.
summer 2014: All the Numbers’ Trapeze Playsuit with detachable tutu is perfect for the beach and ballet!
summer 2014: Introducing All the Numbers, “enchanted clothes for little heroines.” The new collection of girls’ separates is a child’s dream. It’s easy to see why a little girl would fall for the pieces. Each item - from the vintage-inspired swimsuits to the ticking stripe sundresses - seems to start a bit of fiction: soft colors, dreamy fabrics, a sense of nostalgia. Yes, amply-sized, rose-strewn wings that slip over the shoulders with elastic and turn any day into a fairy tale.
summer 2014: Right Bank Babies’ California-by-way-of-Paris summer styles.
summer 2014: Fiveloaves Twofish’s poppy-colored crisp romper for days when she’s not in the mood for a dress, and pants won’t cut it.
summer 2014: Holli Gibson, at LamanBlu, understands that kids can have split personalities. Some days, it’s all about bright tones and exciting pattern; on other days only soft tones will do. One group for girls, works tones bright coral, pink and lime around a free-spirited flower and insect print, all on eco-friendly textiles.
summer 2014: It takes a versatile designer to successfully create girly-girl tulle frocks and jersey sportswear and present them as one unified, well-conceived collection. Ary at Stella Industries has done just that. She’s proven herself as the master of tulle, letting the filmy material do its ballet-like thing yet staying away from anything that smacks of a costume. On the other hand, her draped tops and skinny leggings look fresh, fun and ready for surfside.
Appaman’s Harald Husum has a flair for making casual pieces look elegant and cuts formal wear with the ease of playclothes. For summer 2014, boys’ sportswear blends the yacht club with the surfside, while girls’ pieces play off tones of pink and include flirty lace trim.
summer 2014: Comfortably chic pieces, from Right Bank Babies.
summer 2014: Go Gently Baby’s organic cotton jumpsuit offers super-sized pockets for treasures.