paris: colette carnaval

colette is to celebrate 15 years of retail coolness with a big bash on mar 10-11 [12am-6pm]. dubbed colette carnival, the event takes places in a superhuge party tent at the historic jardins des tuileries just around the corner from the store. for two days, the event brings together a bubbly pack of friends, shoppers, artists and designers, who'll be able to enjoy a specially curated range of attractions and exclusive offerings. it'll be the full package, covering fashion, design, beauty, food, and even special activities for kids. mind you, many of your fav brands will have a stand, featuring special products or services, including comme des garçons with new play pieces and ai wei wei tees, a.p.c. doing a shoot with you for their new ad campaign and the cobrasnake opens a shop and massage service. no, you can't miss out on this one! location: jardins des tuileries, opposite 206 rue de rivoli [st.-honoré].