May 29, 2012 15:19 ET

Babybot's Popping Up in Calgary This Month!

Babybot teams up with Domicile at Sit. Interiors to offer a shopping experience unlike any other.

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - May 29, 2012) - Babybot, an award winning Canadian online baby store for modern parents, is now available live and in colour! Babybot has teamed up with Domicile at Sit. Interiors to offer a shopping experience unlike any other. Sit., a pop-up space founded by Maddy Kelly and Dominic Blanchet of Domicile Interiors, is Canada's first multi-retailer pop-up concept. Babybot's store will be at Sit. for a month from May 23 to June 25.

Sit. offers an inclusive, ever-changing and collaborative community space. Open for six months from May 4, Sit. is the place to purchase accessible, high-design furniture and accessories, while also experiencing unique activities for lovers of all things art, food, design, community, and creativity. It's a new way to shop. The focus is on content and community, allowing people to engage and interact with the ideas and products they're passionate about.

"Sit. is the perfect venue for Babybot to launch a pop-up retail experience. Everyone can interact with our modern collection of products first hand in this fun, inspirational setting," explains Renee Bender, Managing Partner at Babybot. "Domicile's design inspired products and clean minimalist philosophy mirrors our own. It's a perfect fit. We love that Sit. is so timely, ever evolving, and relevant for the Calgary scene."

Babybot's official pop-up launch takes place at Sit. during the SODO block party, on June 2, 2012 from 12pm - 5pm. Meet Babybot live and in colour, and experience modern intuitive design, quality, and a lot of fun.

Key Dates and Information

May 23 - June 25, 2012: Babybot pop-up at Sit., a pop-up space.

June 2, 2012 12pm - 5pm: Babybot's pop-up launch at the SODO Block Party with live music and door prizes. Plus, collect and trade exclusive Babybot buttons.

Sit. Pop-Up Space: Sit. is located in the SODO design district of downtown Calgary on 11th Ave between 7th and 8th street S.W.

About Babybot

Babybot is an online baby and kids store for the modern parent. If you love beautiful, relevant design-inspired products, why should baby products be any different? The masterminds behind this idea are two creative directors with a love of awesome product design, the know-how to create a killer online shopping experience, and a serious eye for coolness.

Always innovative; Babybot has incorporated aspects such as 'shop by theme' and 'shop by colour' into the online experience. The site offers the best possible and most intuitive shopping experience, with an unmatched unique product offering. The product selection available is one of the largest in Canada.

Babybot is also the recipient of several web awards, including: the 'Applied Arts - Complete Brand Program and Digital Online Award'; the Web Marketing Association's '2010 Web Award' for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development; was an Official Honoree for the Retail category in The 15th Annual Webby Awards, and most recently won 'Best in Show' at the W3 2011 Awards for their 2010 Christmas application SnowRumble: Babybot vs Monster Factory (

Babybot sells modern baby clothes, toys, gifts and furniture.

About Sit. A Pop-Up Space.

Founded by Maddy Kelly and Dominic Blanchet of Domicile Interiors, Sit. is a place to purchase accessible, high-design furniture and accessories surrounded by a hub of activity for lovers of all things design, community, creativity, and collaboration. The space, located in the design district of downtown Calgary on 11th Ave between 7th and 8th street S.W., launched as of May 4th and will be open for six months. Sit. will feature accessible design and furniture in combination with collaborative work presented by artists and community builders from Calgary and beyond. Curated retailers will be rotated monthly to reflect Canada's best new work and will be complimented by weekly programming ranging from collaborations with local arts and culture advocates like artists David Brunning (TheKidBelo); community organizations like TEDxYYC and Calgary 2012; non-profit organizations; chefs; and designers. Sit. is constantly sourcing new ideas from various communities and industries looking for ways to showcase new ideas or work. Shoppers will feel the buzz of this ever-changing community space.

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