New York designer Rachel Comey has opened a monthlong pop-up shop at 123 Rue de Turenne in the Marais.
The two-flooring area functions her showroom upstairs, and a retailer downstairs marketing her spring selection, like her cult favourite Drill jumpsuits, Fetes sheer tulle wrap skirts, double-breasted boxy blazers, and glossy leather-based clogs.
This marks the 3rd retailer for the designer right after New York and Los Angeles (she also wholesales to Nordstrom, Saks and numerous multilabel boutiques in the U.S. and internationally, but no section outlets in Paris — however).
Why Paris, why now? “We appreciate retail and owning that immediate connection to our shoppers,” reported Comey. “I was pondering where by else to open up a retailer, and very little had clicked yet…But then we always occur to Paris for marketplace, 4 occasions a yr, and it was an organic and natural choice to do our showroom as a pop-up combo, so even our individual accounts could walk by way of and see the full selection and area.”
The pop-up is open up until finally March 18, and Comey is hoping to join a lot more to the Parisian group even though she’s right here. As a start out, she is that includes in the shop the operate of Berlin-centered Ketuta Alexi-Meskhishvili, an artist represented by the gallery just
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