I’m feeling all types of excited as I’m typing this, for the reason that model I’ve been following each on-line (and off) for a minimum of the final 5 years might be opening her very first gallery in Singapore. Yes, girls and boys, French luxurious atelier Moynat will lastly be opening her doorways to all subsequent week (Friday, 28 July 2017) at Ngee Ann City.
Founded in 1849 and revived in 2011, Singapore might be solely the ninth nation on the earth (and the primary nation in Southeast Asia) to have her personal Moynat boutique. So what are you able to count on from certainly one of my favorite manufacturers that pleasure itself in utilizing solely the most effective of the most effective, from the devoted craftsmen to the best leathers (each of which I’ve witnessed firsthand)? Well, for starters, superbly designed bags dreamt up by Artistic Director Ramesh Nair, taking inspiration from its founder Pauline Moynat who was (and nonetheless is) the one feminine trunk maker in historical past when she launched the label again within the 1800s.
At Singapore’s Moynat Gallery you’ll discover trunks, bags, leather-based items and textiles for each women and men (a few of which you’ll see in the event you comply with this hyperlink), together with the chance to customize your personal bags and trunks. Even Moynat’s signature personalisation service, the place an artist will hand-paint initials in your bags, might be out there right here.
Also, if you’re eager to take a look at what Moynat has to supply (and discover out extra about what they do, how they do it and have an up-close and private look your self), I’ll be on the boutique on 28 and 29 July (and reliving my reminiscences from being a Metro
salesgirl salesboy), so if you’d like get a fast introductory tour from yours really, merely go away a remark right here, drop me an electronic mail and even DM me on Instagram and I’ll set the appointment up. See you all subsequent week.