Tag Archives: Emile & Ida

Must-Have Schoolbags & Backpacks!

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It’s back to school time and we are on the lookout for new backpacks! In France, most elementary school kids tend to carry school bags. Once in junior high school they graduate to backpacks. Here is our selection of must-have school bags and backpacks for daycare up until high school. BOBO CHOSES Small Mesa Rose Color Block Backpack – colourful and ...

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The New Collections for Mom at SMALLable

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Spring has arrived and as non-essential shops are not always open, it’s important, if possible, to support independent brands by shopping online or by Click & Collect. At the same time, it’s the perfect occasion to shop a few pieces from the new Spring Summer collections that have just launched. One of my favorite online spots for all-in-one shopping happens ...

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Spring Summer 2020 Favorites for Mom and Kids


I’m currently at home with the kids, helping them to get organized for the next few weeks of homeschool. In the meantime, I ‘m also trying to do my own (home)work. For the past few days, I was planning on posting an article about the latest fashion trends for mom and kids at SMALLable. However, in these uncertain times, it ...

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All the Fall Colors to Shop at SMALLable

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Each season, the color trends are unveiled by kids fashion designers and their new collections.     At SMALLable, the Fall/Winter collections reveal a rich and joyful color palette full of warmth with curry yellow, ochre, honey, vermillon red and bordeaux shades. Children’s brands including Bonton, Hundred Pieces, Bobo Choses, Emile & Ida and Louise Misha all use these gorgeous colors that are easy to match and ...

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Kidshop “Cool Stuff For Kids” Sale!


Kidshop, the online concept shop for kids ages 0 – 14 years old, is having a super sale! On the website (www.kidshop.fr) you will find current season and past season collections on sale from favorite brands such as Emile & Ida, Kid + Kind, Rylee & Cru, Mini Rodini, among others. At the moment, Kidshop has just made further reductions of up to 70% off! We have selected a ...

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Paris! at the Bon Marché

Le Bon Marché - Paris!

From September 2nd through October 15th the department store Le Bon Marché is celebrating the city of lights with an exhibition entitled Paris !. At the Bon Marche, street artist Fred Le Chevalier decorates the windows and interior of the department store with his well known characters that can also be seen throughout the city. At the Bon Marché and also online, it’s possible to shop exclusive products ...

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Back to School Outfits at SMALLable

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The school bells are ringing and it’s time to go back to school! Have you had the time to shop for that extra special back to school outfit or has the lingering summer weather made it easier to dress your child in the same clothes that they’ve been wearing during vacation? Our kids just came back from grandma and grandpa’s house at ...

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Athleisure for Kids

Athleisure kids fashion

Have you heard of Athleisure? It’s the new fashion for wearing comfortable, athletic style clothes in an everyday setting. With the recent Rio Olympics inspiring our everyday fashion there is nothing more ideal for kids than adopting this comfortable fashion trend for going back to school. Athleisure refers to the fashion trend in which clothing that is often designed for workouts and other sport activities is ...

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DIY Kawaii Cute Animal Socks

DIY Animal Socks

Inspired by the adorable Mini Dressing  and Emile & Ida animal socks, I decided to make my very own.  Without having too much time to waste, I shopped a few pairs of plain kids socks at Hema and with a few other materials already found at home, I was able to make a pair of DIY animals socks for the kids ...

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Fancy a Match of Tennis, Love?


Rolland Garros is in full swing and every year at this time of the year, the French Open inspires us to play tennis too! There is something very graceful and empowering when hitting the ball and watching the tennis players compete.  Our kids have experimented with playing tennis but haven’t taken proper classes. Next year, we heard that the indoor tennis ...

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