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Wee Rascals
Posted on Nov 28, 2014

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We are all familiar with the usual superheroes, from Superman to Wonder Woman, who can be found on children's apparel and accessories. But what if kids could wear real heroes on their shirts--heroes that have actually changed the world and would inspire little ones to do the same? Kelly Clayborne and Elizabeth Rich have set out to do just that. The two women launched Wee Rascals this past...

What's Selling Wednesday

What's selling at William & Grace in Asheville, North Carolina.
Posted on Nov 26, 2014

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Beloved by locals and tourists alike, Asheville, NC's premier children's store is going into its 10th year of business. Brenda Youngblood opened William & Grace at the suggestion of her daughter, who saw a void in the children's market when she returned home after living in Atlanta. Named after Brenda's grandchildren, the store has prospered over the last decade and Earnshaw's had the...

Throwback Trends

Out West
Posted on Nov 25, 2014

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Fresh Finds Friday

Light Bright
Posted on Nov 21, 2014

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Does your store selection need a jolt? Meet Dedo Kids, a neon-hued new line for girls in sizes 2T to 6X. Inspired by the bright lights of music festivals, the brand's Spring '15 collection pops with hot pink, lime green and highlighter yellow on an array of everyday basics, including tiered skirts, tanks, tees, leggings, shorts,...

Scene & Heard

Founder Cecile Reinaud at the opening of Seraphine's first U.S. store.
Posted on Nov 21, 2014

Image and video hosting by TinyPicBritish maternity line Seraphine has been outfitting stylish mamas-to-be for years, but the brand really hit the map when the Duchess of Cambridge sported several of its dresses--most notably the fuchsia knot-front number she wore in the family's first portrait. The style immediately sold out, but it...