COLETTEText: Guillaume Salmon

Guillaume Salmon is PR for colette since more than 5 years, enjoying to be in the middle of different culture and microcosms… From the west coast of France, he is a Parisian since ever and for ever for one reason, because Paris is Magic!!! He will be proud and glad to relate to the colette way of life and here, lists his favorite finds from colette month after month.”

Ecographik & Nadège Winter Exhibition
Green is in! a eco-fun exhibition by Ecographik & Nadège Winter, from November 5th until December 1st. Nadège Winter, member of greendreamteam and the Be-Pôles eco-graphic communication agency worked together to express their fun motto: “Celebrate Environment by Entertainment”. Through displays of paper & recycled cardboard, inspired by daily ecologic gestures, they claim that “Green is Easy & Funky”. Eco-Boxes will be here to invite everyone of us to recycle t-shirts, High-Tech & plastic bottles. Eshop colette presents a selection of green products such as the WWP t-shirt motto (in collaboraton with Pierre-André Sénizergues), “Loosing My Pollution” tote bag (for greencross), Katharine Hamnett tees, LENY tees (december), Kraft recycled notebooks & Re(markable) products from London. Daily selection at the store.

‘Jack’ Holga and the ‘Meg’ Diana
In collaboration with Lomography, The White Stripes have produced two completely custom cameras: the ‘Jack’ Holga and the ‘Meg’ Diana. The Diana was first produced in the early 1960’s and is considered the predecessor to the Holga. Both cameras are known for their serendipitous ‘imperfections’ and cinematic qualities. Limited edition of 3000 each.

Comme des Garçons meets KAWS
Famous japanese label Comme des Garçons meets artist KAWS for a serie of limited edition products: leather wallets, men & women t-shirts, wool bags & fragrance sets. This amazing collaboration should make many people happy. Starting November 15th at colette and on, then from November 24th at Comme des Garçons, Dover Street Market, OriginalFake.

Windriders by Gjis Bakker
A pair of nice Windriders by Gjis Bakker: bicycle clips to ride with protection but always in style. Wings & clips in reflecting plastic.

Finé Japon launch new bottle designs
In 2005 Finé Japon decided to launch it’s project for new bottle designs. Finé Japon plans to make people more aware of the connection between aesthetics and functionality of products. For its first new bottle design, Finé asked Karim Rashid to collaborate after having admired his bottle and packaging designs for clients such as Issey Miyake, Kenzo, Shiseido and Prada. After 2 years of work with Karim, Finé is pleased to be able to finally offer you its new, limited edition bottle “that captures the fluidity and purity of thermal artesian water”. Worldwide premiere at colette.

Text: Guillaume Salmon

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