COLETTE NEWS APRIL ’16
COLETTEText: Guillaume Salmon
Guillaume Salmon is PR for colette since 2002, 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.
Bogarde is inspired by 80s and 90s BMX, here in a chic and contemporary colette version. The chrome mirror frame is engraved colette on the gallows and “ex unique” under the pedal. Engraving entirely handmade by a Parisian artist. Unique piece.
For each purchase of a Vélosophy bike, the brand will donate a second bike to a girls’ school in Ghana. In association with UNICEF and World Bike Relief.
Daily Paper is a clothing label founded in 2010 in Amsterdam by a group of friends passionate about clothing and design, gathered around their love for African cultures. It developed a bomber jacket for us that brings together two cities, Paris and Amsterdam.
When natural light is insufficient, electric light allows us to be productive. But it doesn’t just increase our performance – it can also improve mental health and quality of life. Jack Dyson invented the first LED light with an effective cooling system. As a result it lasts for 154,000 hours.
The iconic PRO-Keds item, the “Royal” model, originally made for playing basketball and popularized by the Minnesota Lakers in 1953, celebrates its comeback this season with an ultra-resistant canvas and rubber sole version.
Text: Guillaume Salmon