We got to chat with Alessandra Chiavelli, the CEO and daughter of Il Gufo's founder before their fashion show at Pitti Bimbo 85. Honestly, there's nothing like a pair of classic Italian sandals with a summer outfit to get us ready for the warm holidays. Sand was dropped into Florence's city center on a warm Italian night, it teleported us straight to Morocco with its desert-themed collection where stripes met solids...and denim.
Check out the new Little Marc Jacobs campaign shot by our friend, Lee Clower and some petitePARADE mini runway alumni. Post your favorite shots using #petitePARADE to show us what you'll be rocking next spring!
There are so many influential dads in this world, from our personal lives to those we see on stage or in movies. We're big believers in going outside, falling down and learning how to get right back up. We asked some influential papa's about special advice they live by and this is what they had to say.
Roast marshmallows around a firepit as dusk falls in the countryside, see the stars come out and enjoy the sounds of crickets chirping. Family travel experts Kid & Coe offer their top locations for family escapes outside the city this summer, where long summer days segue into long summer nights, days are spent on endless beaches and artisanal picnics and organic ice cream are the flavors of the month.
Danielle Steckler, founder of Paper Palate, found time to sit down and chat about cooking indoors and around a campfire. Sharing her kitchen with friends - laughing, getting their hands dirty and being together "are the best times we have" said Danielle. "Life is just too fast these days so slowing down to cook a meal together is precious."
The three-day-weekend is officially here! Summer Seventeen is in session - but before we layer on the sunblock and blow up the pool floats; first things first, we have your must-have swimwear picks whether you're beach, pool or island bound!
Giana co-designed 5 prints with the brand and we're pretty sure you'll want all of them! From Kermit x Supreme to Moschino and Dior - the coolest tee's that are about to enter your 7 year olds wardrobe - were designed by one. Check out our interview with the fashion illustrator, Dear Giana.
When you're a fashion design student in NYC, your dream is to see your hard work come to life in a fashion show. For six graduating designers, this dream came true as their looks were chosen by WGSN Trend Forecaster and friend of petitePARADE, Erin Rechner and featured in the Future of Fashion fashion show at FIT.
petitePARADE friends and mom-in-chief's dished out the best advice, learning curves & age old traditions they've worked into the best thing in life: motherhood. Check out #mamaknowsbest because after all, doesn't she?
This Mother's Day we're offering some suggestions on where to spend this lovely Sunday in May. We've put together some of our favorite spots in 5 cities around the U.S. where you can take a solo hour or two at the spa, dress the kids up and have brunch while over looking dolphins and the Miami skyline or horseback ride in the good ol' Pacific Northwest.
In New York, you have many things: the best food, the finest fashion and the coolest concepts. For tennis beginners and enthusiasts, there's Court 16. The coolest, indoor tennis court and school is located in the hip neighborhood of the Boerum Hill, Brooklyn.
We visited Art Class with our friends who got extra creativity points for painting their kicks, dresses and having fun while doing so. Check out our editorial with new friend of petitePARADE, photographer Lisa Loftus!
Uno, Dos, Tres, Cuatro, Cinco de Mayo! Not only are we obsessed with all things Mexico but these spring colors (and any reason to throw a fiesta) has our name written all over it! From Land of Nod to J.Crew - fashion is taking a turn to spring and we love it!
Over the years Sweet William has become the go-to boutique for some of our favorites: Little Creative Factory, POPUPSHOP, Nico Nico and more! From the east coast to the west coast, founder of Sweet William, Bronagh Staley, took us on a road trip with her and her family to Sedona, AZ.
We jumped into the kitchen with 12 year old chef, Cydney, who you may recognize from Fox's Master Chef Junior. Her smile - contagious. Her talent in the kitchen - delicious. Her love for her twin sister, Dylan - as sweet as her macarons.
I made these small but very mighty oat and nut bites to show how useful clean eating snacks can be for energy provision and you might just need a bit of (energy) to keep up with weekend (or weekday!) tasks with your mini.