25 févr. 2020, 19.00
THOMASINE - Creative Swedish entrepreneurship in Paris Presentation by Thomasine BARNEKOW followed by a Semmel-fika (typical Swedish February pastry) !
Thomasine Barnekow, glove designer, artist and couturière extraordinaire, will speak about entrepreneurship and how to find your place in the French Fashion and Luxury industry.
Her brand THOMASINE was founded in 2008, it challenges traditional craftsmanship by creating a new style of gloves.The brand is continually featured in international press: Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Interview, Numéro, L'Officiel and Elle but also exhibited in prestigious museums all around the world: Les Arts Décoratifs Paris, MoMu Antwerp, LACMA Los Angeles, Dallas Contemporary Texas, MoCA Shanghai, Platform-L Seoul.
Important couture collaborations are made parallel to the ready-to-wear collection with major French fashion houses, the Paris National Opera, cinema productions and contemporary artists.
Last autumn 2019, Thomasine opened her first boutique in the heart of Paris at 23 Galerie Véro-Dodat, in the 1st district, in one of the historical Parisian passages next to Louvre.
Location: Chambre de Commerce Suédoise en France
39 Avenue Pierre 1er de Serbie, 75008 Paris