If you like fashion, street wear, art or design you must know Colette. if you do not know what we’re talking about… Don’t worry! we explain you below in an easy way who?, when?, where? and how?.

Si te gusta la moda, el street wear, el arte o el diseño debes conocer Colette. Si no tienes ni idea de lo que te estamos hablando… ¡No te preocupes! a continuación te explicamos de una forma sencilla ¿quién?, ¿cuándo?, ¿dónde? y ¿cómo?.

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Without any doubt, there are not many stores – if any at all – around the globe that have had as much impact on our culture than Parisian concept store Colette. Maybe the true inventor of the modern concept store, still today, Colette impresses by breaking new fashion designers and artists alike. Next year celebrates its 20th anniversary!

Sin lugar a dudas, no hay muchas tiendas en el mundo (por no decir ninguna) que tenga el impacto en nuestra cultura del que tiene la concept store parisina Colette. Quizás la inventora del concept store moderno, todavía hoy, nos impresiona y sorprende con nuevos diseñadores y artistas ¡El próximo año celebrará su 20 aniversario!

Sarah & Mom Colette X Karl Lagerfeld

Sarah Lerfel is the co-founder of the Parisian fashion and style boutique, along with her mother Colette Roussaux, for whom the store is named. Her formidable vision as creative director and buyer has made this cutting-edge concept store renowned worldwide. The policy is simple: Always be new, fresh, surprising – and streets ahead of the rest.

Sarah Lerfel es la co-fundadora junto con su madre Colette Rousseaux, por la cual la tienda lleva el nombre. Su formidable visión como directora creativa y compradora ha llevado a la concept store de París a ser reconocida en en todo el mundo por su vanguardia. La política es simple: siempre nuevo, fresco y sorprendente… e ir siempre un paso por delante del resto.

It is hard to find anyone in the fashion world with a bad word to say about Colette.

Es muy difícil encontrar a alguien en el mundo de la moda que tenga una mala palabra que decir de Colette.

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Located along 213 rue Saint-Honoré in Paris first opened its doors in March 1997. Aiming to reinvent the concept of retail in its seven hundred square-meter establishment. Spanning three levels, customers are invited to encounter the colette experience, which comprises a never ending assortment of fashion, high-tech, arts, street wear or beauty.

Situada en el número 213 de la rue Saint-Honoré en París abrió por primera vez sus puertas en marzo de 1997. Nació con el objetivo de reinventar el concepto de retail con un establecimiento de setecientos metros cuadrados que abarca tres niveles. A lo largo de sus tres pisos los clientes son invitados a vivir la experiencia Colette, que abarca una variedad interminable de moda, alta tecnología, artes, streetwear o cosmética. 

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Our favorite are the “ground floor” with an extended street culture display with labels such as: aNYthing, Bape, Bleu de Paname, Clot, Cole Haan, Comme des Garçons Play, DeerDana, Daily paper, Etiquette, Good Guys, Lacoste Live, Maison Labiche, Mark Mc Nairy, Norse Project, Only NY, Pigalle, Pyrex | Off White, Ron Dorff, Saturdays NYC, Staple & more.

Nuestra planta favorita es la “planta baja” dónde podemos encontrar una gran cantidad y una gran selección de todo el streetwear más “in” del momento. Encontrarás marcas como: aNYthing, Bape, Bleu de Paname, Clot, Cole Haan, Comme des Garçons Play, DeerDana, Daily paper, Etiquette, Good Guys, Lacoste Live, Maison Labiche, Mark Mc Nairy, Norse Project, Only NY, Pigalle, Pyrex | Off White, Ron Dorff, Saturdays NYC, Staple & more.

For a brand to introduce its products in the Parisian space implies immediate worldwide recognition. It is the closest thing the “hall of fame” of fashion / tech / streetwear.

Para una marca introducir sus productos en el espacio parisino implica el reconocimiento mundial inmediato. Es lo más parecido al salón de la fama del fashion / tech / streetwear.

Colette has collaborated with the most actively traded market brands, such as Asics, Adidas, Reebok, Nike, BBC Ice Cream, Polaroid, Diadora, Dr. Martins even the French Citroen engine giant has fallen surrendered to the charm of Colette.

Colette ha realizado colaboraciones con las marcas mas cotizadas del mercado, como: Asics, Adidas, Nike, BBC Ice Cream, Polaroid, Diadora, Dr. Martins incluso el gigante francés del motor CItroën ha caido rendido al encanto de Colette. 

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One of the latest collaborations and our favorite is GGDB x Off-White x Colette.

Una de las últimas colaboraciones y nuestra favorita es GGDB x Off-White x Colette.

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After this brief summary of what is Colette (+ here) we already have enough reasons to closely monitor this parisian concept store. Or rather the mother of all concept stores.

Después de este pequeño resumen sobre lo que es Colette (+ aquí) creemos que ya tienes suficientes motivos para seguir muy de cerca a esta concept store parisina. O mejor dicho la madre de todas las concept stores.

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