Accessory: heads or tails there are nearly ten years, Bali Barret challenged the printers of lyon. In effect, the artistic director of the female world of Hermes (1) had in mind a square of silk double-sided, on the model of a scarf bought in military surplus on the front and on the back, two cards of staff different. “Impossible!” the reply was silky. But impossible is not a French or Barret (or Hermes). And here, finally, in store on February 17, the divine object, to the technique of printing also great that secret. First square to have the “Wow” designed by the young French jack-of-all-Ugo Welcome, which puts in scene, on the silk, his heroine of comic strips in which the bubbles are in VF on one side, English on the other. A marvel of craftsmanship pop signed by the saddler! [90 × 90 cm, 490 €. Tel.: 01 47 17 47 00]
Leather goods: lines puresLe luxury raisonné. A value dear to the young milanese brand Object Particolare (2), including the bags made by hand, are according to the codes of the Italian leather as light as minimalist. In the viewfinder, the Brera Mini, a small size shoulder strap that takes its name from the famous district of Milan and its uniqueness of its asymmetrical profile, very architectural. [Available in eight colors, 490 € www.objectparticolare.com]
Object Particular OBJECT PARTICOLARE
Publication: a life in fashion”It could have been Twiggy so she was thin and incredibly beautiful, although it does maîtrisât still not the look whole, tells the story of her sister Wendy Goodman, author of the art of living success. She was experimenting, and, at age 13, that was just the beginning.” Since then, the New-Yorker Tonne Goodman is well handled and, after twenty years at the helm of the fashion of US Vogue, this great figure of the style that has hung in 2018, tells the story of his career – his debut in the modeling, his work in free-lance, his series are memorable and the most beautiful memories of her collaborations with top photographers and top models of the time – in Point of View (3). [Ed. Abrams, 55 € at Galeries Lafayette, Champs-Élysées]
Photography Peter Lindbergh and achievement Tonne Goodman, excerpt from the book Point of View. PETER LINDBERG
Watchmaking: a new starAprès have reviewed in the past year, the face of his watches women, Omega (4) revisits his collection Constellation to man. On the menu: 26 new models certified Master Chronometer, all of a reasonable diameter of 39 mm, yellow gold, gold, Sedna, steel… Side makeover, we note a conical crown, new indexes and hands, claws, refined and a bezel that is thinner that is adorned with roman numerals. [From 5 400 €. www.omega.com]
Male: man sweet hommePensée as a fireplace (with floor tiles Pietra di Vicenza, marble, Calacatta, and cherry wood), the paris boutique Jil Sander (5), at 56, avenue Montaigne reopened after months of work. The two artistic directors Lucy and Luke Meier have imagined this new interior, “so that people feel good”. To find in this perfect setting, the men’s collection which gives pride of place to large volumes and material cocoon which pajamas striped linen blended (620 € the shirt and 790 € for the pants, pictured) to warm an overcoat (black) (1 850 €) to go down to get bread. [Tel.: 01 44 95 06 70]
Exposure: a unÀ a few days of the Saint-Valentin, Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche (Paris 7th) famous duos (creative, lovers, parents-children, etc.) through his new exhibition, “two is better”. We (re)discovered the t-shirts embroidered with headings of Maison Labiche, gifts custom for newly-weds and, of course, a myriad of jewelry is sentimental, including bracelets, tracing a word fetish (Mounded), the solitary exception (Messika) or this ring sculptural Melanie Georgacopoulos for Tasaki (6), in yellow gold and freshwater pearls ( 4 390 €).
Cloakroom: overall, this is toutQue those who dream of the perfect pant suits to the turn of the dial with the right attitude (and the idea of looking like Lauren Bacall, Betty Catroux or female magnificent Gatsby) to raise their hands. The version in flannel wool striped tennis Patou (695 € the jacket, 375 € pants on www.patou.com), and the gabardine Prada (7) (1 950 € and 690 € www.prada.com) should please them.
Collector: stock Exchange live To the time when we write these lines, the New Balance 999 Concepts The Kennedy (8), sneakers created in 2011 and inspired by the style wasp of the famous dynasty, are worth about StockX the tidy sum of 1 357 €. A high rating that should even increase according to forecasts 2020 this market online of the basketball rare. The oem Boston being worn by, among others, Al Pacino, rapper Jaden Smith, the top-model Kaia Gerber, and the prodigy of american tennis Cori Gauff, a favorite of millennials. It is the time to invest. [www.stockX.com]
Beauty: last shot éclatLa luminance. This is the index of light reflected by the epidermis. To boost them, especially in the case of mature skin lacks nutrition and the glow, the Emulsion revitalizing light of Clarins (9) bet on a powerful duo of active extracts of horse-chestnut. And on a textured oil, massaged on the face each morning, allows you to view a complexion “new and refreshed, having left for a moment its color foreign” as stated by Colette in The Tendrils of the vine. [115 € 50 ml]
Denim: call me by your nameJeanneur a day, Miu Miu (10), launches this month in the shop, a capsule of six pants, denim, or six cups for six decades. Among the models, baptized after the actresses and models of the era that were so well worn, count, “Françoise” (Hardy), a pair of sixties in white canvas with straight legs