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SHOW & SALE EL CAMINO

SHOW & SALE EL CAMINO

OYSTERS & SOUP BAR for the 20th birthday of the association, you will be able to eat and drink hot or cold during the whole sale.
EL CAMINO : Association of 130 weavers, working with 10 french designers for 20 years already. Hand-made weavings elaborated on prehispanic back-strap loom, a technique still practiced nowadays in Chiapas, south Mexico.
Unique textile collection, mixing contemporary design and Maya’s heritage. Gorgeous colors & patterns for scarves, shawls, cushion, tablecloths …

BIG SELLOUT

BIG SELLOUT

« L’Atelier » needs some space for its new project GARDE-ROBE.

EVERYTHING MUST GO !
Textile and thrift lovers, costumes makers, this is for you !
Large amount of choice for vintage, brands, costumes …
Also : materials, textiles, flowers, jewelry, beads, ribbons ..
– From 2 euros –

ANCIENT FASHION – sale on appointment

ANCIENT FASHION – sale on appointment

contact@garderobecaraco.com
+33 6 87 50 68 56

Showing & sale of authentic clothes from 1790 to 1950 & accessories, jewelry, hats, ancient materials …
From collections of : CLAUDIE GASTINE, ATELIER CARACO, EMMANUEL MARTY

Ballet tutus

Ballet tutus

… For the Brahms-Schönberg Quartet show, 2th-15th july at the Opéra Bastille, Paris.
Choreography : George Balanchine.
Costume design : Karl Lagerfeld.

A Voyage to Lilliput

A Voyage to Lilliput

Mini bow prototype for the miniature reproduction of a 1950’s haute couture dress.

Looking for the right blue

Looking for the right blue

Are we going to make it ?
Tests samples in order to reproduce the dye of a 50’s haute-couture dress.

Preparing El Camino sale…

Preparing El Camino sale…

Maya textiles sale at Atelier Caraco, 2th-5th june 2016. Come visit us!

Abstract canvas

Abstract canvas

Haute couture dresses reproductions in progress.

Orientalism

Orientalism

Jason’s tunic.
For Medea, 17-21th May, Opéra de Dijon.
Costume design : Claudia Jenatsch.

Rear window

Rear window

A 1950’s tulle underskirt replica in progress.

Costume making for Medea : act II

Costume making for Medea : act II

Jason’s froack coat decoration in progress.
Next month on Opéra de Dijon’s stage, May 17-21th.
Costume design : Claudia Jenatsch.

Appliqués for Jason’s frock coat

Appliqués for Jason’s frock coat

Working on costumes for Medea, soon on the opéra de Dijon stage.
Costume design : Claudia Jenatsch.

Behind the scene

Behind the scene

Restoration, fittings and costume making for the Romeo and Juliet Ballet. On stage at Opéra Bastille Paris, Paris, until 16th april.

Dangerous Liaisons soon on stage in Paris

Dangerous Liaisons soon on stage in Paris

Dominique Blanc in the role of Mme de Merteuil, dressed by Garde-Robe Caraco.
Adapted and directed by Christine Letailleur.
Costume design : Thibaut Welchlin.
March 2-18th,Théâtre de la Ville, Paris.

Première Vision / Maison d’Exceptions Event

Première Vision / Maison d’Exceptions Event

Souvenir picture of our stand.
Thanks to all visitors!

Soon : Première Vision/Maison d’Exceptions

Soon : Première Vision/Maison d’Exceptions

New Atelier Caraco samples, come discover them at our Première Vision/Maison d’Exceptions stand, february 16th-18th.

The calm after the storm…

The calm after the storm…

After a week committed to Couture, a quiet moment.

Breaking News!

Breaking News!

The Garde-robe Caraco e-shop is now online, come visit us :
http://www.garderobecaraco.fr/

Fashion regained at the Palais Galliera

Fashion regained at the Palais Galliera

The treasured dresses of Elisabeth, countess Greffulhe.
Exhibition on display to 20 March 2016, Palais Galliera, Paris.

Coming soon… Garde-Robe Caraco’s very own e-shop

Coming soon… Garde-Robe Caraco’s very own e-shop

Shooting of Garde-Robe Caraco’s vintage pieces.

EL CAMINO: Exhibition and sales of Maya fabric’ creations

EL CAMINO: Exhibition and sales of Maya fabric’ creations

You will be welcome at our atelier, to discover and buy, if you wish, creations woven in Chiapas / Mexico.

ATELIER CARACO : 4, rue Saulnier – 75009 Paris – Métro Cadet. France.

december 3 – 2015 : 6 pm to 10 pm
december 4 – 2015 : 1 pm to 10 pm
december 5 – 2015 : 1 pm to 8 pm
december 6 – 2015 : 1 pm to 6 pm

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Dangerous Liaisons, now on stage.

Dangerous Liaisons, now on stage.

Dangerous Liaisons, novel by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos.
Adapted and directed by Christine Letailleur.
Dominique Blanc (Madame de Merteuil) and Vincent Perez (Valmont).
Costume designer: Thibaut Welchlin.
Costume making: Garde-Robe Caraco.
November 2015, 3 to 14. Théâtre National de Bretagne, Rennes.

http://www.theatredelaville-paris.com/spectacle-lesliaisonsdangereuseschristineletailleur-914

A special night at our place, yesterday…

A special night at our place, yesterday…

We like celebrating and transforming our spaces.
Last night was bright and fun at the Atelier Caraco!

More than 200 costumes, for one single ballet!

More than 200 costumes, for one single ballet!

« There is only one way to keep an ancient creation alive: this is to find back the energy for each movement. Otherwise, it cannot be true. »
Rudolf Noureev

La Bayadère. Choregraphy by Rudolf Nureev, creation by Marius Petipa. Costumes : Franca Squarciapino.
Opéra Bastille – from nov 17 to decembre 31, 2015.