Luxury accessories of yesterday and of today exhibited in London from April 25th, 2020

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The V&A Museum features luxury handbags, purses and trunk, some of which date from the 16th century. Design and making process of yesterday and of today, everywhere in the world, complement the exhibition, which opens to the future by exploring new material, including recycled plastic.

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When Chanel takes inspiration from the masculine wardrobe

Inside_Chanel_chapter26_small.jpgBy reinterpreting the men's garments, Gabrielle Chanel invents a new lifestyle for women, open to confort and freedom of movement which allow the practice of sports, fishing, golf or yachting, and travelling.

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Renovated humanist library in certified wood, open to all

Bibliotheque-humaniste-small.jpgLocated halfway between the Italian and Dutch intellectual centers, radiates since the 14th century where its Latin school was one of the most reknown of the Holy Roman Germanic Empire. Reopened after renovations, it allow the consultation of rare and universal books, for all public.

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Parties and entertainment at the Palace of Versailles

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King Louis XIV gave a precept to the Dauphin as a guideline for his rule: « Entertain in order to govern ».

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The showcases Hermès at the Grand Palais

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Hermès presents the reinterpretation of eight showcases designed by Leïla Menchari, author for 32 years at home showcases Hermès, Faubourg Saint Honoré in Paris.

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Balenciaga loved the colour black

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The "Balenciaga, l’œuvre au noir" exhibition includes black Haute Couture pieces created by the Spanish fashion designer, amidst white sculptures, plasters and mouldings from the Musée Bourdelle in Paris.

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The French Savoir-Vivre by Ladurée

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Ladurée refreshes the French Savoir-Vivre, in a box at the colour of its macaroons.

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