French Chic Christmas Tree Inspiration- from Mary channeling Lady Gaga to Stella McCartney yarn tales
Christmas in Paris: Les Sapins de Noel des Créateurs
Who doesn’t need a little edgy style boost for their holiday tree? And why not make it a very French chic designer one at that? Richard Nahem takes on a visual tour of some very Parisian inspired Christmas trees for a bit of design inspiration and to benefit a very charitable cause . –S.H.
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It’s that time of the year again, tis’ the season, HO-HO-HO, and all that to focus on the magical lights, done-up store windows, and abundance of trees, all to celebrate the Christmas spirit of Paris.
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Les Sapins de Noel des Créateurs, now in its 16th season, is a collection of original Christmas trees from top French fashion designers, architects, and interior designers. Each year the trees are auctioned off for a good cause and this year proceeds will go to Association pour la Vie-Espoir contre le Cancer (A.V.E.C.), a children’s cancer charity.
Designers/fashion brands this year include Jean Paul Gaultier, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Dior, Sonia Rykiel, Pierre Hermé, Trussardi, Chantal Thomass, and Stella McCartney. Take a look…
In case you’re in Paris, you will have to hurry to see the French chic Christmas trees because today and tomorrow are the last days:
Hotel de Salomon de Rothschild
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Metro: George V
Open 10AM to 7PM
http://www.lessapinsdenoeldescreateurs.org/indexen/lPublished on December 05, 2011
Richard, The Paris Insider - Expat New Yorker and good time bon vivant, Richard Nahem is a fashion and trend insider reporting on what's nouveau in Paris. Richard is the founder of the wildly popular blog, Eye Prefer Paris and leads private shopping tours of Paris via Eye Prefer Paris Tours. He is a chocolate truffle hound who knows how to get to the front of the line. www.eyepreferparis.com / www.eyepreferparistours.com