Spring wardrobe

The first really warm sunshine finally pointed its nose this weekend … The opportunity to get out Spring kids clothes and to dream a little about  pretty new kids’ fashion. Here is a selection for boys, girls and babies. Small designers and big chains … Always in Sweet Cabane’s style : bohemian and chic, a bit vintage … BABY 1. Cotton dress by Zara Kids… I just want the same one for me! 2. Mint washed linen romper by Mabo kids. Sooo cute! from 3 months to…

Nantes Spring

To start ou series of spring posts on Sweet Cabane, I’d liked to introduce you to a very cool brand for children created in 2014 by two young mothers from Nantes: Lililotte Nantes. Charlotte and Nathalie design biological clothes that are both chic and practical. They play on bright colors and modern prints to twist rather classic cuts. Just beautiful! Clothes are designed in France and manufactured in India. They are all certified by GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard), a standard that defines high environmental…

Eco friendly slippers

Choosing the right slippers or bootees for the kids has always puzzled me : it’s hard to find the ones that are at the same time warm, pretty, comfy, resisting… and eco-friendly! By dint of trying to find the rare pearl, I’ve collected a smart list of brands that succeed in every point : from manufacturing process to design and comfort. For babies, toddlers and bigger ones… Home page : Maximinus moccasins. *** My favourite : MAXIMINUS moccasins made from natural leather. They’re designed to…

Christmas kids’ easy outfits

On the home : cat ears hat by  Zara Kids, hair-clipper by  Minina Loves. Each year, when Christmas is coming, I have to face the same dilemma : “How to dress the kids for Christmas party so as it’s not too expensive and they can wear the new clothes after, in their everyday life?” This is a selection for girls, boys and babies trying to answer this BIG question 😉 … LITTLE GIRL’ S SELECTION Golden Tilda dress by  SoorPloom : perfect for Christmas and easy…

Wonders from Iceland : As We Grow

As winter is coming very fast and, with it, time for warm woollen clothes, hats, scarves, I’d like to show you a kids fashion brand coming from Far North. As We Grow designs its clothes in Iceland an makes them by hand in Peru. This brand has got the smart idea to make clothes that evolve according to children’s age and growth. So your kids can wear them several years! Shapes and colors are timeless, often unisex. Fabrics are high-quality, very…

Exquisite wool

Although November is quite clement, it’s time to prepare wintertime for our kids! In this selection, I’ve mainly opted for young designers, frocs many different country : from Iceland to New-Zealand… Each time, I’ve been charmed both by the materials and the design of the brand. *** 1. Jasmund coat by Caramel Baby and Child:  Italian wool and fine mohair. Finished with a neat peter-pan collar and front pockets. In love with the peach color! 2. Faust woolly legging carbon & mustard  by Le Petit…

Sweet Fall

Sweet Fall. In the middle of Fall, I’d like to show you a French kids fashion brand, Marie Puce : we really love its sweet and colorful atmosphere! This lovely brand was created by two sisters, Anne and Camille, ten years ago. It makes classic and high-quality design for kids : perfect and easy-to-wear cut,  subtile colors and great materials.  Liberty of London, poplin, corduroy, fine wool are some Marie Puce‘s basics. A perfect French touch… with sweet price 😉 ! Fall collection is…

Swinging shoes : our Fall selection

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Swinging shoes : our Fall selection. In September, choosing the right shoes for kids is crucial : they have to be solid, comfortable, easy-to slip into, … and elegant of course!  Here, we’ve selected shoes from International designers, well-known for their savoir-faire. THere are shoes for boys, girls and babies…. and also some slippers. Enjoy! *** 1. Lace-up show by Angulus. Light sole unit and stitcheddetails. Made from 100% leather, natural handmade materials. 2. Lovely Mingus baby boots by Belgian designer Nathalie…

OBend it like Bonpoint #2 : Autumn

Our favourite fashion items from Big Chains. Home page : own selection from Monoprix Kids. To find new clothes for my three kids this coming Fall, I’ve looked at all big chains, such as Zara, Monoprix, H&M, Gap, La Redoute and so on.  I’ve particularly found beautiful retro-style clothes at Zara Kids, Monoprix and La Redoute. All good basics for kids! *** 1. Mandarin wool pull-over with pockets, Monoprix kids, 8-14 y (home page). 2. Red dress.  Polyester. Zara kids. 4-14 y. 3. Mocassins speakers with fringes. Gap. 4.  Circles printed leggings, Zara…

Schoolbags selection

This year, the Rentrée is quite important for us : my big girl goes to secondary school, while the littlest goes to Kindergarten (Maternelle) and my boy continues at the Elementary School. It’s the reason why the question of the adequate schoolbag is very important at home 😉 … So this is a selection of my best choices. 1. MI PAC Premium tribal blue backpack : love the print and the leather basis. For all ages. 2. Printed cotton schoolbag from Froy and Dind :…