Amélie Charroin & Marie Colin Madan's favorite picks
1984 is the birth year of Amélie Charroin and Marie Colin-Madan, designers of Milleneufcentquatrevingtquatre. They mixes the best of contemporary esthetism to modern prints that they play into scarves all handmade in Lyon, birth place of French traditional silk scarves.
Who are you?
Amélie Charroin (02/09/1984) + Marie Colin-Madan (09/17/1984)
How did you start in fashion?
By chance, by working in the picture area.
How would you define your style?
Demanding, personnal, artistic, sexy and colorful. We paint and draw each print by hand.
What inspires you?
Everything, life, people around us, art.
A few words about this collection...
A STUDY ON THE LANDSCAPE, FROM HAWAÏAN SHIRT TO GOOGLE EARTH VIEW. Inspired by passing landscape through the car window on the highway of the sun. We collaborate withe the berliner brand Reality Studio for the print MNCQVQ x Reality sand et navy blue.
What's your favorite piece in our selection?
Montagnes and Maison scarves.
What are you most proud of?
That people recognize themselves in our pictures, going beyond our limits everyday.
Where do you manufacture your products?
In France and homemade silkscreen printing of packaging with our bright orange.
Where can we find your collection?
In nice concept stores and high-end multi-brands shops, Paris, Tokyo, Berlin, NY, Madrid, Copenhague
If your brand was a music, a movie, a cocktail...
This season a book from the french writer Pagnol and "East of eden" by Steinbeck.