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Far left: ‘Save the Whales’ design Left: ‘Elegant Elephants’ design (top) Baby’s changing mat in ‘Sweet Foxes’ design (below) Below: ‘Hipster Friends’ design Bottom: Blanket in ‘Juicy Jungle’ design

tion to details. All materials used are oeko tex® standard 100 certified, and are distinguished by the fact that they give a completely safe and toxin-free pleasure. In addition, all used filling materials are sustainable and can be degraded without chemicals,”explains the entrepreneur.

millemarille Naturally lovely

And caring can also be pretty. In cooperation with the Whale and Dolphin Conservation (WDC), millemarille’s new fabric design‘Save the Whales’supports the campaign to help improve the situation of endangered marine habitats. This spring, the recently launched design ‘Hipster Friends’highlights hand-drawn, humorous motifs of hipster animals that are printed in black, grey and mustard. This modern style and the up-to-date colours match wonderfully to natural materials and décor, clearly underlining millemarille’s trendsetter status in the baby market.

Fashionable but totally functional. The German label millemarille makes baby gear, essentials and accessories that have a unique sense of style and identity. Their fabrics are cute, cheeky and charming – and all materials are responsibly sourced and produced.

Baby gear does not have to be average looking – it can be colourful, happy, inspiring and practical at the same time!

TEXT: ELISABETH DOEHNE I PHOTOS: MILLEMARILLE GMBH

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What is there not to love about the sweet, thoughtful patterns and beautiful colour schemes? In contrast to generic baby products and clothing – which often lack inspiration or functionality – millemarille designs stylish and environmentally conscious products. Because many of these products work from newborns to toddlers or even to older kids, the items become colourful, trusted accessories in the lives of parents and children. Things to love and keep The Munich-based label, founded and headed by Petra Kammerlander-Jensen, creates happy, mindful and functional baby accessories that are inspired by her personal experience as well as expert advice. Within six years, millemarille has grown from an initial idea to a successful baby gear label that emphasises both style and quality.The innovative products, which can

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be found in online stores or baby boutiques in major cities, can be easily matched and combined with each other. They are also perfect gifts. millemarille has a thoughtful selection of crib mats, bedding sets, blankets and bean bags that are all perfect for a nursery or a growing child’s room. With their tasteful nursing pillows, baby towels, and other accessories, it is easy to add a touch of modern style to children’s needs at home or when travelling. Responsible production and care The founder, a young mother of two, explains the label’s philosophy. Her love of practical design and exceptional quality is reflected in how the products are made:“All millemarille products are manufactured in small European factories with great atten-