Drapers Independents Awards 2019 Designer Childrenswear Shortlisted

  Designer Childrenswear are proud to announce that they have been shortlisted for two Drapers Independents Awards.  The ceremony, set to take place on September 11th at The Brewery, London, sees the company hoping to take the titles for both Kidswear Independent of the Year and Best Visual Merchandising and Store Design.  After winning the prestigious Multichannel Independent Of The Year as the 2018 Drapers, could 2019 be another award-winning year for Designer Childrenswear? Tell us some more about Drapers 2019 The story of Drapers, known then as Drapers Record,... Read More

Karl Lagerfeld: Tribute To A Fashion Legend 26/02/2019

Karl Lagerfeld: Tribute To A Fashion Legend

  Karl Lagerfeld: Tribute To A Fashion Legend On Tuesday 19th February 2019, the world of fashion mourned the passing of designer and creative innovator Karl Lagerfeld.  He died in Paris, a place where he lived and worked for most of his adult life.  Karl Lagerfeld was one of the most influential and celebrated designers of the 21st century and an iconic symbol of style.  At Designer Childrenswear, we are proud stockists of Karl Lagerfeld Kids and thought it would be fitting to put together Karl Lagerfeld: Tribute To A... Read More


Futuristic AI Riders On The Storm

Futuristic AI Riders On The Storm, designed by Giovanni Chicco is a marriage of design and functionality.  Patented by Space 2000 Spa, it’s unmistakable full-zip hood with embedded glasses and mouth and ear filters is one of the most recognisable pieces of fashion design, so much so that it’s even been added to the permanent collection of the Museum Of Modern Art in Chicago. Futuristic AI Riders On The Storm: The Story AI Riders are geared towards exploring; it’s functional wear for full-living in the outside world made from innovative... Read More

MSGM Kids Clothes 2018 05/02/2019

MSGM Kids Clothes 2018/19

  MSGM was created for a young fashion adoring public, that love trends but aren’t slaves to designer labels and fashionable without being fashion victims.  Mostly aimed at lovers of streetwear, clothes are offered in a kaleidoscope of colours and with an innovative use of logos.  Founded in 2009, designer Massimo Giorgetti saw a gap in the Italian fashion market for clothes that were young, fun and modern in a Milanese style, but not of the same high price point as some of the more well-established Italian fashion houses.  It... Read More

Parajumpers Kids by Massimo Rossetti 28/01/2019

Parajumpers Kids by Massimo Rossetti

Parajumpers is one of the world’s leading outerwear brands.  Massimo Rossetti, a man with many years of experience designing outerwear and a successful importer of American brands to the Italian market, is something of an adventurer.  During a trip to Anchorage, Alaska, Rossetti had a chance encounter with a serving member of the 210th Rescue Squadron which provided him with his inspiration for Parajumpers.  The men of the 210th Rescue Squadron based in Anchorage are highly trained for extreme rescues and recoveries in the wildest, hostile and most remote areas... Read More

Magnificent Mayoral Kids Clothes 17/01/2019

Magnificent Mayoral Kids Clothes

Mayoral Making Friends for 75 years Mayoral has been a creator of high-quality children’s clothing for over seventy-five years, producing over thirty-million garments per year, or as they like to call it, thirty-million smiles!  A brand full of personality and style, they are an icon of Spanish fashion worldwide.  Creating the best quality garments at the best possible price, Mayoral is stylish without breaking the bank!  It’s hard to believe that a brand that started out with a modest production of socks, tights and shoes could become the large global... Read More

#BalmainArmy Balmain Kids comes to Designer Childrenswear 14/01/2019

#BalmainArmy Balmain Kids comes to Designer Childrenswear

#BalmainArmy Balmain Kids comes to Designer Childrenswear We are excited to announce the arrival of top French brand Balmain to the DC family.  A brand loved by celebrities such as Beyoncé, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, Balmain is the epitome of modern day style.  Headed up by the creative guidance of Olivier Rousteing, Balmain is cool, sassy and super-stylish. #BalmainArmy Balmain Kids comes to Designer Childrenswear. Balmain: A History Founded in 1945 by Pierre Balmain, his bold and feminine style was a contrast to the utilitarian looks of the day.... Read More

Brand Guide: Givenchy Kids Arrives In Store At Designer Childrenswear 31/12/2018

Givenchy Kids Arrives In Store At Designer Childrenswear

 Givenchy Kids Arrives In Store At Designer Childrenswear Givenchy’s first children’s collection hit stores internationally in July 2017.  The brand was late to the table in children’s wear terms, with other big name brand competitors such as Chloé, Dolce & Gabbana and Gucci already boasting successful children’s collections.  Givenchy had teased the idea of children’s clothing under the creative direction of Ricardo Tisci, who created mini-me styles for some of his celebrity friends such as Beyoncé and Kim Kardashian.  Now under creative director Claire Waight Keller, children’s wear has arrived;... Read More

Neil Barrett Cool Kids Clothes 2018 17/12/2018

Neil Barrett Cool Kids Clothes 2018

Neil Barrett: A history Neil Barrett has had an amazing fashion career thus far, and has worked at some of the most prestigious fashion houses in the world, first designing menswear and then branching out into women’s and childrenswear.  This is the story of our Neil Barrett Cool Kids Clothes 2018.  Born in Devon, South West England to a family of three generations of tailors on his paternal side, Neil Barrett became obsessed with cut and finish and wanted to pursue this and his love of fashion further.  Studying at Central... Read More

Roberto Cavalli Kids Clothes 13/12/2018
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Roberto Cavalli Kids Clothes

Roberto Cavalli: The Man Behind the Luxury Roberto Cavalli, inventor and fashion designer, was born 15th November, 1940 in Florence, Tuscany.  Coming from an art background, (his grandfather Giuseppe Rossi was a famous Impressionist painter) Cavalli enrolled at a local art institute where he specialised in textile print, giving him his first steps into the world of fashion.  Whilst there, he grabbed the attention of the major Italian hosiery factories when he created a series of flower prints onto knitted fabrics.  And then, in the early 1970s, he invented and... Read More