Stuffed toy Smarty

SMARTY LE RATSmarty le Rat brand logo

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The Petite Rousse met Smarty in 2015, at the “Made In France” show. And she fell in love with this little rat and Nadia, his mother. Nadia puts all of her passion and heart (and it’s a big one) into her creation. Nadia told us about their story, and took time to listen to ours. Nadia and Smarty were the “ray of sunshine” on this grey Parisian November day. Today Smarty protects Titouan with the dedication of his mummy “Thank you Smarty! Your big eyes hypnotize Titouan and calm him, it is impressive”.

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“Choupinette” doll

PETITCOLLINPetitcollin® brand logo

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Do you know Etain? It’s a very small city in the East of France. Nobody knows Etain but everybody knows PetitCollin dolls. French girls have PetitCollin dolls for generations! I spent two years in Etain and I made some lovely friends. We visited the factory and since then, I have given a PetitCollin doll to all the young girls in my family, and among friends (many thanks to Marguerite who lent me her baby for the picture).

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