A Fine Vintage|
On 11/03/2011 in Vintage Junior
By fusing striking prints with classic tailoring, Fiona Bell created Their Nibs. Here, she reveals how she is inspired by beauty from a bygone age
Getting to meet Fiona Bell, founder of the children’s vintage clothing and textile company, Their Nibs, proves to be more of an adventure than I bargained for. We’d arranged to meet at her Kensal Rise, north London store. But upon entering the shop
A quick guide to vintage styling|
On 30/04/2012 in Shopping
Their nibs founder, Fiona Bell, shares her retro children's styling tips
■ Vary the stylist The most satisfying thing about the vintage look is its appeal for everyone – from a proud grandmother to the trendiest mother. A grandmother may style a vintage dress in a more traditional way, with a ballet-wrap cardigan and ballet-style pumps, but the same d...
On 15/03/2012 in Art & Craft
Their Nibs founder Fiona Bell shares her five top tips for creating a retro look
1) Match a little girl’s vintage party dress with a bolero-style ballet wrap and ballet pumps for that added party glamour.2) The same dress could be styled with a long sleeve T-shirt underneath worn with a battered pair of canvas Superga-style lace-ups.3) Customise plainer retro...
A few of Belle & Boo's favourite things...|
On 23/05/2012 in Food & Lifestyle Shopping
The winners of Best Online Toy & Gift Retailer showcase the products they love
Perfectly capturing childhood innocence, charming illustrations of Belle and her rabbit Boo can be found clambering all over this subtly nostalgic collection.The Birthday Surprise, £11The delightfully illustrated picture book debut of Belle & Boo
Shortlisted Best Shopping Experience 2012 - Their Nibs|
On 22/05/2012 in Fashion Awards
Step into a Their Nibs store and you'll be transported to a world of beautiful children's fashions with a vintage twist
Since opening their doors in London's Notting Hill in 2003, Their Nibs have gained a reputation as one of the finest purveyors of vintage-inspired fashions for children. Cowboys, aeroplanes, fairies, Russian dolls all feature among their collection. The passion for Their Nibs has...
A chic preview of Christmas 2012|
On 10/07/2012 in Shopping
Members-only emporium, Achica, has Christmas all wrapped up for discerning parents
by Tootsa McGinty and très chic wooden toys by French brand Janod.We can almost hear those sleigh bells now...Don't miss... Find out how Steiff, Bonnie Baby and P'Kolino fared in the Junior Design Awards 2012