Here are the ephemeral boutiques where you can meet Melissa and buy Takla Makan Slow Fashion in France this spring. Pop up stores in Narbonne, Paris, Bordeaux...
Narbonne : Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th May
Takla Makan is back to Narbonne, thanks to Noémi Valdelièvre, from Pousse-caillou.
She proposes great works of art, for sale or for rental through the "artothèque" she started when she came back from Pondicherry.
Come join us for a cosy private sale, with a nice view on the magnificent cathedral of Narbonne!
The exhibition is on: saturday full day (apéro-détox at 7 pm), sunday on appointment : call me at 06 36 88 78 95.
Paris - La Ruche : May 21st
Do you know la Ruche yet? It's the wonderful concept store - workshop of Marie Labarelle and Olivia.
Come join me there for a relaxed sunday, with Takla Makan among the divine creations of Marie Labarelle, sustainable clothing and home textiles fully naturally dyed, and the selection of design objects curated by Olivia.
One of the best stores in Paris, run with the values we care for : sustainable fashion, ecology, conscious consumption, love for Art.
Bordeaux: Saturday 3d of June
Takla Makan is back to Bordeaux after 8 years or so, thanks to Anne Caumes, from La Manufacture de Mots.
We will be 5 creative women to show our work at 87 Cours Gambetta, 33400 Talence:
Melissa de Valera and her ethical fashion created between Paris and Pondicherry.
Plegandoregami : origami hand made jewellery by Nathalie Goldstein
Rouge Juliette : unique piece clothing by Juliette Cazabat
Anne Caumes : books for children and Manufacture de Mots
Sacha Stellie : fiction books and creative writing
Paris - BEE: June 13th to 17th
Come visit us at BEE. It's a fair trade pop up store showcasing all sort of sustainable products: Fashion, home decoration, beauty products, crafts from all over the world...
I'll be there with all the other exhibitors from 13th to 17th of June, 11 to 7pm, and till 9pm on thursday.