Romain Duris was a fan right from the start and so were we. Good news, the Macon&Lesquoy label is the new hot number near canal Saint-Martin, in a design cabinet of curiosities, dedicated to embroidered crests, jewelry patches and other small accessories with a very high values that created its reputation.
On the wall, butterfly boxes unveiling some 300 embroidered motifs created by Marie Macon and Anne-Laure Lesquoy since their beginnings in 2009. Irresistible radishes, pink flamingo, seasonal pumpkin, cactus, sailboat, seagull, croissant, cloud, bottle of champagne, mustash, cosmonaut… A gallery of super varied motifs, often off the beaten track, mounted on a brooch or thermostickable patch to customize a jean jacket, twist a shirt or repair a pullover with style. For sure, there is a patch for you.
Let’s not forget, the super collaborations with the Comédie Française (exclusivity), the pop music group The Do where Romain Duris, what a coincidence. The actor, sketching artist upon occasion, has conceived three amazing brooches on the theme of love, collector.
Ultimate, snobbism, the personalisation service offered every Friday. Julia, the in-house embroiderer, is available to stick crests on pockets or to embroider certain pieces in your name. Classy.
Open Tuesday to Saturday from 11:30am to 2pm and from 3pm to 7:30 pm,on Sunday from 2pm to 6:30 pm. Embroidered crests 12-50.
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