Bubble London – June 2010

bubble london june 2010

The Bubble London Trade Show took place on June 20-21, 2010 at the Business Design Centre, Islington, UK. Buyers arrived at the show on Sunday and Monday to see a line up of almost 200 brands from 19 countries.

Bubble London event director Lindsay Hoyes says, “I’m delighted with the positivity that was evident throughout the show. Brands and buyers really appreciate the Bubble concept. Brands have reported strong sales to quality international and domestic buyers, and as the first show of the season we’ve got the Spring/Summer 2011 buying season off to a flying start.”

Deux Par Deux – Canada

Deux par Deux has an exciting new collection for Fall/Winter 2010/11 with a wide variety of lines to choose from! TEDDY BEAR CHIC – Cuddly animals of plush fabric, soft as down or fur, in a wide range of sizes from the key-chain fob to life-size, continue to inspire childhood adventures. These magical creatures have earned a very special place in the hearts of children of every age. Today, deuxpardeux shows you its whiskers, soft coat, and nasty claws.

MINI A TURE – Denmark

The inspiration for MINI A TURE‘s Spring / Summer 2011 collection is ‘a trip to the summer house’. MINI A TURE children are looking forward to a fun-filled holiday. They are taking a trip to their summer house where they will spend much of their time growing their own vegetables in their allotment by the sea and playing all kinds of outdoor games.

Bonnie Baby – UK

Bonnie Baby is growing up! – It’s time to fall in love all over again. Luxury British babywear label, Bonnie Baby, has made a major expansion of their fashion range for Spring Summer 2011.

Dijjie – UK

The Dijjie brand, created by Anita & Jason Pritchard, is very much the new kid on the babywear block with their initial range of garments launch in February this year. The first sparks of inspiration for the initial range of playsuits came in the whirlwind months following the birth of their beautiful boy, Dylan.

Toffee Moon – UK

Toffee Moon is a new brand of luxury clothing, catering for newborn to one-year-old babies. This timeless collection has been designed around newborn principles that every mother will relate to Precious, Practical, Soft and Comfortable.


ANNAFIE designer Elisabeth Kospoth explains, “It was on a mother-and-daughter shopping trip to Paris in 2005, where I was inspired to create my own label ANNAFIE. That is why the label takes the name of my daughter Anna Sophie. Since launching my company, which specializes in hand smocked dresses, interest has grown tremendously.”

Rockefella – Sweden

“Rockefella is not about fashion. We stand for a rebellious lifestyle and classic originals in a time full of changes.” Congratulations goes to Rockefella – winners of the June 2010 Stand out competition at Bubble London!

Isossy Children – UK

Isossy Children is a creation of contemporary, modern designs using fabrics and the bright kaleidoscope of vibrant colors influenced by Africa and Asia. Isossy launched its vibrant, energized Spring/Summer 2010 collection for girls (2-8 years) at Bubble London. The collection comprises of gorgeous, beautifully cut separates made from 100% cotton and silk.

Little Linens – UK

Little Linens designs essential attire, created to make an accessible wardrobe that can dress your little one for a celebration, on holiday or just for play…Little Linens’ unique expression of individual and timeless style is encompassed in their new collection for boys and girls from birth to 16 years.

Helen Gordon – UK

Helen Gordon’s exclusive new collection is a nostalgic journey into childhood. Helen launched her business at the beginning of 2010 with a range of clothing, accessories and interior products inspired by traditional fairy tales and vintage fabrics. Her designs are classic and practical, evoking a simpler, innocent era with their use of retro patterns and naïve motifs in a striking palette of colors.

Steiff Collection – Germany

Summer is coming and so is Steiff Collection’s Spring/Summer Collection 2011. For the coming summer season, the children’s clothing collection will be expanded to include three additional sections. Steiff’s home textiles range will offer bed linen and toweling goods, among others. And just in time for summer, the company will launch its first ever swimwear range for little ones.

ilovegorgeous – UK

Inspired by the moody skies and colors of an English summer ilovegorgeous has put together a collection for Spring/Summer 2011 that incorporates dusty plums, soft grey and sage greens along side delicate vintage inspired English rose floral prints. Soft, pretty and understated.

Boys&Girls – UK

An exciting new addition to British Kids-wear for 0 to 10 year olds, Boys&Girls was launched at Bubble London with its Spring/Summer ‘11 collection ‘Out To Play’. Brilliant and bright, Boys&Girls clothes are designed for today’s vibrant urban lifestyle and created with care.

Mim Pi – The Netherlands

The sun always shines in the world of Mim-Pi! The 2011 summer collection for cute, fashion-conscious girls up to 10 years of age carries the distinct signature of Mim-Pi designer Leonora Nieuwenhuizen.

Timberland – USA

From summit to sea, the Timberland Autumn/Winter 2010 kids collection explores the many faces of an authentic, unspoiled land – New England. The outdoors and the environment preservation are the core of this collection, which resonates with the brand’s commitment to environmental protection.

Pili Pala Childrenswear – UK

Sunday was the first day of the Bubble London Kids Trade Show and Pili Pala Childrenswear launched its new organic collection. Strengthening Pili Pala’s ethos of ethically produced clothes that are made to last, the new collection again contains pieces which are both unisex and trans-seasonal with funky design-led garments using the softest organic cotton, velour, and recycled fabric.