Archive for the ‘children’ Category
By popular demand, we have added two extra trunk shows for this end of season: Thursday and Friday, December 12-13th: We have party dresses in time for season celebrations, pre-orders for next Spring and more. Come visit! Grandview Mansion Apt 105, 1 Wang Fung Terrace, Jardine’s Lookout, Hong Kong.
Filed under: children, Design, Hong Kong, La Petite Caravane | 1 Comment
Tags: childrenswear, La Petite Caravane, party dresses, trunk show
Happy Mid-Autumn festival to those living in China and Vietnam! Do you have your lanterns in hand? For those not familiar with the festivities, Mid-Autumn Festival is an annual harvest celebration in honor of the moon and harvest. The festival has evolved over the years into an exciting children’s festival where rituals include carrying brightly […]
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A wasp gets trapped in a bottle of homemade apple cider in the middle of a tea party. Now angry, do you release the wasp and risk stinging your guests or do you kill an innocent insect who sought sweet liquid on a sunny afternoon? This thorny philosophical conundrum faced our four-year-old daughter Iris in […]
Filed under: Animals, children, Ireland, La Petite Caravane, Philosophy, Rencontres, Travel | 3 Comments
Tags: AC Grayling, Ireland, La Petite Caravane, philosophy, wasp, young student
La Petite Caravane is thrilled to announce the launch of an exclusive capsule collection for Moda Operandi available from now until August 31. Moda Operandi is the New York-based online luxury retailer that allows you to access collections from top designers direct from runway but also from emerging designers. Co-founded by Vogue contributing editor Lauren Santo Domingo, Moda Operandi was […]
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Tags: capsule collection, children's wear, exclusive collection, La Petite Caravane, moda operandi
Here is the homemade cabane in Normandie where our children and their friends play restaurant, queen and kings, and read books. How do your cabane and tree houses look like in your part of the world?
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Tags: cabane, children, homemade, normandie, play, tree house
Here is a gorgeous ostrich plumage we saw at the Parc Zoologique et Chateau de Thoiry, an hour away from Paris.
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Tags: feathers, ostrich, plumage, thoiry, zoo
Our daughter was given this beautiful book pop up book by her godmother – “Birdscapes”, by Miyoko Chu (with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology), a book celebrating bird songs from Northern American habitats. She would spend hours looking at it. More recently, her young one year old brother has taken up the ritual of opening the […]
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Tags: birdscapes, birdwatching, children's books, north america
Our favorite inseparable sisters, Zari and Avia wear our Claudia dresses, in canary and sky blue. Check our online website: http://www.lapetitecaravane.com
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Tags: 1960s, brazil, canary yellow, childrenswear, copacabana, La Petite Caravane, shirt dress, sisters, spring summer 2013, summer
Having just returned from New York, where summer came overnight this week, with clear blue skies and warm temperatures, I thought I would share with you a few shells from my friend Elizabeth’s collection. I love the colors and textures of some of her pieces, which come from Australia and Bali.
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Tags: collection, corals, pink, purple, seashells, shells, star fish, starfish