Oscar de la Renta Announces Plans To Launch Kids’ Fashion Line

Remember the limited edition dress line, Oscar de la Renta released last year? It did so well, that the designer has decided to develop an in-house children’s wear collection. This will be a first in Oscar de la Renta’s 45-year career!

Catherine Monteiro de Barros, the founder and designer of Lisbon-based luxury children’s brand Papo d’Anjo has been brought on board as the vice president of design for the new collection. She actually closed her own line last week after 17 years in the business.

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What We’re Collecting: Beyblades – A Must For Any Boy This Holiday Season!

Beyblades are at the top of my 7 yr old son’s list this holiday season. From the first time he saw these he was hooked!

The tops themselves are very cool. They remind me of battle tops that my brothers played with when we were kids. It’s rare for toys today to call forth that nostalgia. The metal construction, precision nature and high tech launchers make me think of a time when more toys were made well. When quality mattered.

What I also like about Beyblades are the stories that go with. It’s not just a cool top. It’s the portal to another world.

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