ÉPICE Journal

Les couleurs d'ÉPICE Paris

Les couleurs d'ÉPICE Paris

« La palette de couleurs est étroitement liée à notre Danemark natal « confie Bess Nielsen, co-fondatrice d’Epice Paris avec le designer Jan Machenhauer. « Ici, les couleurs vibrent singulièrement, très certainement du fait d’un ciel bas et d’un hiver long et sombre » 

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L'art du tissage d'ÉPICE

The art of weaving by ÉPICE

Ever since it was established in 1999, Epice has chosen to offer a unique perspective of its design studio in Copenhagen combined with the ancestral know-how of its weavers in India. During their travels and stays throughout India, Bess Nielsen and Jan Machenhauer, co-founders of the Epice brand, found the very best artisans to make their first stoles. Indian weavers “Weaving, embroidery... can only be done in India. We tried in France and other European countries, but the result lacked poetry, not to say folly” confides Bess. Weavers are a highly respected group in India and are usually organized around...

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Sommer Hus

Sommer Hus

The summer 2021 collection has been inspired by the atmosphere of the Sommer Hus - Danish summer houses that were originally built on allotments on the outskirts of the big cities, especially around Copenhagen – a place where people could cultivate a vegetable garden if they did not live in or near a rural area. Koloni Have Hus Then from the post-war’s, the State allowed small wooden houses to be built as holiday homes, close to the seaside. In fact, in order to compensate for the suffering and deprivation caused by the war, the state offered Danes the opportunity to...

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