“We are very excited to be working with Merchants On Long. For Amastan to be able to collaborate with a brand that is so invested in their ethos on sustainability and ethics is something that we really value.” – Zied Sanhaji, owner Amastan Hotels.
If you missed out on the Merchants x Okapi pop-up at the Okapi flagship store in London this summer, fear not. The Merchants Pop-Up has made a comeback this autumn with a pop-up in Paris! Showcasing the best of contemporary African art and design, the Merchants Aime Paris installation is a continuation of the successful ones at Blue Bird Shop and Okapi London store.
Alongside luxury handbag and accessories brand Okapi, other designers showcasing at the Paris installation will include – Frazur Parfum, Halsted, Maxhosa by Laduma, Henriette Botha, Laurence Airline, Bantu, Lalesso and Loza Maléombho. All brands are sourced from various African countries including South Africa, Kenya, Ivory Coast and Nigeria. Each brand will present a capsule offer.
The Merchants Aime Paris pop-up will launch at Amastan Paris on September 2nd until October 6th and will be holding designer hosted showcases throughout its residency.
Follow Okapi, Merchants on Long and Amastan Paris on social media for updates – @okapibags @merchantsonlong @amastanparis