Chanel and Colette Collaboration

Get your 2.55’s ready for the Chanel x Colette boutique opening tomorrow 3/1/11!

Last week I checked out the Chanel blog to find out that my two favorite stores to visit in Paris will be collaborating on a 10-day fashion, art, music extravaganza!

Here is the rundown of events which includes custom bag painting by Fafi and Andre – two amazing artists that I interviewed for a documentary years ago.

March 1: Kevin Lyons, designer and illustrator, will be customising bags, 4pm – 6pm
March 2: Camellia demonstration by a Lemarié craftsman, 3pm – 6pm
March 3: The illustrator Soledad will be customising bags, 4pm – 6pm
March 4: Harpsichord performance by the pianist and composer Maxence Cyrin, from 5pm
March 5: Graffiti artist André will be customising bags, 3pm – 6pm
March 7: Graffiti artist Fafi will be customising bags, 4pm – 6pm
March 8: Chanel nail bar, 3pm – 6pm
March 9: SO-ME, graphic artist and illustrator, will be customising bags, 4pm – 6pm
March 10: Chanel nail bar, 3pm – 6pm

Chanel and Colette: Meet in rue Saint-Honoré
336 – 340, rue Saint-Honoré, Paris 1st
From March 1st to 10th 2011
Hours: Monday-Saturday from 11am to 7pm

If you’ve been saving up your miles – this might be the time to use them!