Perrin Paris Pays Homage to Late Architect Zaha Hadid With New Handbag Collection

Designer Sally Perrin worked with Hadid’s group on a particular designs, accessible on Farfetch.com.

Mike and Irena Medavoy, Gelila and Wolfgang Puck, Katherine and Jane Ross, and several other stylish folks collected during a Coldwater Canyon home of accessories engineer Sally Perrin and her father Michel on Wednesday night to applaud a many surprising collaboration.

Perrin partnered with a late starchitect Zaha Hadid on a collection of bags with unusual sculpted steel clasps, desirous by Hadid’s deconstructionist style. The partnership was hatched before Hadid’s genocide in Mar 2016, and finished with a assistance of her pattern group in London. The bags are accessible for sale exclusively on Farfetch.com starting Monday.

“I was reading a London FT in Mar 2015 and we came opposite an article, it was an talk with Zaha Hadid, and she was asked about a favorite present she had received, to that she responded a Perrin glove clutch,” a engineer pronounced of how a whole thing started. “I was over thrilled, and we reached out to her to introduce a collaboration.”

When Hadid upheld divided unexpectedly, Perrin says she insincere a understanding would be off. But a architect’s group wanted to continue with a plan and worked with a engineer to emanate a particular clasps on a purchase bags, that relate themes in Hadid’s award-winning structures.

“It’s critical she be ever-present in this collection by approach of her favorite colors, and a several sculpted pieces done by her group in London,” Perrin told a throng seated outward for dinner. “And a calla lilies on a list were her favorite flowers, so she’s here with us.”

Perrin Paris is a family-owned leather products association founded in France in 1893 as a glove-maker that has given damaged into a oppulance products landscape with modernist-looking purse styles, some of that incorporate glove-like grip details. Although a studio and salon are in Paris, Michel and Sally Perrin transport behind and onward to Los Angeles, where they have a midcentury home and a store in Beverly Hills.

Wearing a Comme des Garcons brownish-red paper and cosmetic skirt, Perrin bopped from one prolonged list to a other, chatting with friends, including Jouer cosmetics owner Christina Zilber, a Blonde and a Brunette’s NJ Goldston, and associate purse engineer Kendall Conrad.

Several member were on palm from Farfetch.com, that done news progressing this week with a proclamation that it had done a understanding to acquire and close down Conde Nast’s Style.com site. A tellurian e-commerce height that creates register from stores and brands around a universe shoppable with a click of a button, Farfetch.com will now be creation Conde Nast calm shoppable, starting with Vogue and GQ repository in September.