Petit Bateau X Jean-Charles de Castelbajac

Listen up – it’s collaboration heaven on the blog today with something for you, and something for your mini-me. It’s a riot of colour – actually, it’s a riot. I bring you Petit Bateau X Jean-Charles de Castelbajac. Look here…


For those not familiar with Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, he’s the fashion designer nicknamed ‘King of the Unconventional’ and he is known for merging art and fashion worlds in his work. In fact, he considers himself an artist who expresses himself though fashion. Check out some of his couture pieces.

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Spring Forward

After the excess excesses of Xmas and New Year – I have managed to roll my much squidgier butt into the office to say…OUT WITH THE OLD – IN WITH THE NEW! It’s Spring!

OK OK maybe not in terms of temperature or weather – but yes baby – in the shops – hidden away next to the sales racks – it IS SPRING! And here are my top picks of what’s coming your way. Let’s go.

So people. The time is here. Say hello to Spring – if not in the air – in your kids wardrobes! Get busy…

Petit Bateau gets the Lacroix Look

I love a bit of a collaboration. I have written on these ‘ere pages about many – Little Fashion Gallery v Collette, Petit Bateau v Kitsune, Noodoll and Lucky Boy Sunday – the list goes on. So when I was approached about a Christmas capsule collection designed by Christian Lacroix for Petit Bateau with the Opera National de Paris – I near broke into song. It is A.M.A.Z.I.N.G.

Christian Lacroix Petit Bateau Opera Nationale de Paris Girls Fashion (4)
Striped cotton jersey top with velvet bows on shoulders £45

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