Focus… The Carré d’Hermès Limited Edition by Hiroshi Sugimoto

“In the center of a large room, in full light , stood like a column from floor to ceiling a crystal prism of great density and absolute clarity. This experimental observation allows sunlight to pass through it every morning, casting, like a shadow, a world of colours onto the studio’s white walls.” Hiroshi Sugimoto revealed … Continue reading

Focus… the Hermès Store on the Left Bank, Paris

Hermès has ventured across the Seine to open a boutique in late 2010 on the Left Bank. Although this shop is the house’s second-largest (after the Right Bank flagship) it surpasses the “store” concept on several counts. A 1935 Art Deco landmark, this site was originally the Lutetia swimming pool. In its new configuration it … Continue reading

Focus… Hermès Limited Edition Classic Handbags at the Leather Forever Exhibition

Luxury French label Hermes has teamed up with Christie’s to auction four one-of-a-kind versions of its Passe-Guide handbag as a tribute to the United Kingdom and Ireland. Christie’s will conduct a time-based online-auction of the handbags which will run during and after the exhibition. The auction will begin on Monday, 14th May and each bag … Continue reading

Focus… The Saut Hermes at the Grand Palais, Paris

After the success of the first two events in 2010 and 2011, the Saut Hermès will take place at the Grand Palais on 16, 17 and 18 March 2012. The annual event is a celebrated return of equestrian sport to the sand arena under the soaring glass domes originally built for the Universal Exposition of 1900. … Continue reading

Focus… Paris Fashion Week AW 2012: Hermès

  Christophe Lemaire delivered strong outerwear — even capes and blanket-like ponchos elevated with Hermès‘s quintessential luxe for Fall 2012.

Forward… New Fragrances for the Spring

Spring is just about to knock at your door, which means one thing: it’s time for a new, invigorating perfume to take its place on your shelf. Here are a few picks of the most exciting scents coming out in this week. Hermes Voyage d’Hermes: set to hit the stores in March, this unisex fragrance … Continue reading