Les Sublimes Press Kit Media Kit
  

ABOUT

Les Sublimes is a for-purpose Parisian fashion brand that combines sustainability, style and accessible luxury. The ladies' lifestyle brand is online-only, selling direct-to-consumers through their online store at les-sublimes.com. Les Sublimes offers a permanent collection of wardrobe essentials and investment pieces in modern cuts, all designed and made transparently in France.

 



BRAND PHILOSOPHY

Beautiful Wardrobe Essentials.

Proudly from Paris, Les Sublimes offers a curated closet of stylish investment pieces and beautiful wardrobe essentials for today’s global citizen. Designed to carry women effortlessly from brunch in Brooklyn to a safari in the Serengeti, these are the stylish yet simple pieces they wear again and again. Their favorite essentials that they can’t live without.

Without the Compromise.

Les Sublimes creates clothing that helps women make better quality shopping choices - essentials that embody their convictions, respect their integrity and enhance their style. No compromise necessary.

Every product is infused with luxury, comfort and effortless beauty. And by choosing to sell directly to customers online, they are still wallet-friendly. Most important of all, the entire collection is produced responsibly. Every Les Sublimes product is manufactured with the intention to preserve the planet and improve the lives of the people who make each piece. Who said you can't have it all?

 



MISSION

Our purpose at Les Sublimes is to make people happy while respecting Mother Nature, and to represent a hope for a better future. This is the soul of what we do.


Les Sublimes exists to demonstrate that design, thoughtfulness and sustainability can be married in our fashion choices. We make people proud of the clothes they wear and the choices they make. We consider the environmental impact throughout every step of producing our collections and packaging. Our for-purpose business model supports non-exploitative and gainful employment, providing good jobs in our home country of France and throughout our supply chain around the world. Good jobs lift families out of the cycle of poverty. Good jobs create permanent solutions.

Learn more about our practices as a responsible company here.

 



PRODUCT INFORMATION

Category: Sustainably-Produced Stylish Knitwear Essentials for Women

Price Range: 40-120

Product Range: 2 Tank Tops, 2 Tees, 2 knit dresses

Number of Fabrics in the Collection: 3

Types of Fabric used: Lenzing Modal Jersey, Blended Modal Cotton Jersey, Organic Cotton Interlock

Manufacturing: Made in France in a 2nd generation family-run atelier outside of Lyon

Learn more about our Fabric and Manufacturing Partners.

 



COMPANY FACT SHEET

Year Founded: 2015

Founders: 2

Number of Employees: 5

Headquarters: Paris, France

Ownership: Privately Held SAS

Number of Products: 6

Sales Channels: Direct to Consumer - Online Only @ www.les-sublimes.com

Customer Profile: University Educated Females, aged 26-35, with an passion for travel and leading a conscious, curated lifestyle.

Customer Location: France, UK, Scandinavia, USA, Canada, Australia

Learn about our Company Values and corporate culture here.

 



INDUSTRY FACT SHEET

1 conventional cotton tee requires 0.15 kg of pesticides and herbicides during farming

1 conventional cotton tee consumes 2700 L of water during production

75 million people work as garment workers worldwide

3/4 of garment workers are women

$50 is the monthly minimum wage of garment workers in Bangladesh

$260 is the monthly living wage needed by garment workers in Bangladesh

$118 is the monthly minimum wage of garment workers in Cambodia

$285 is the monthly minimum wage needed by garment workers in Cambodia

Download the Garment Industry Fact Sheet for more useful facts and information regarding the global fashion industry.

 



RECENT PRESS RELEASES

Les Sublimes, The New French Brand That Wants You To Have It All

Parisian fashion startup Les Sublimes challenges the conventional sustainable fashion model with their revolutionary concept of “No Compromise Consumption”

Paris, France - June 2016

 



PEOPLE

Les Sublimes Co Founder Alexis Assoignon Bio

ALEXIS ASSOIGNON

Co-Founder / Design & Tech Geek

Alexis has over 8 years of experience working in the luxury fashion industry in New York City, London, Paris and Vancouver. A Finance graduate with a specialty in Fashion Marketing from Parsons The New School of Design, her professional expertise includes Wholesale, Merchandising, PR and consulting. She has worked for notable brands including Michael Kors, Calvin Klein, Christian Louboutin and Dior. Originally from Canada, Alexis currently lives in Paris. She spends her spare time exploring Paris and traveling to exotic destinations. Follow Alexis on Instagram.

 

Les Sublimes Co Founder Kachen Hong Bio

KACHEN HONG

Co-Founder / Sustainability & Operations Guru

Holding a Master degree from Sciences Po Paris, Kachen has over 7 years of working experience as a sustainability professional in Paris. She started her career as a general consultant with BearingPoint, later moving to I Care Environnement a boutique consulting firm specialized in sustainability and environment. Her expertise spans sustainable strategy development, green sector market analysis, and environmental policy assessment and advising. Born in Taiwan, Kachen split her youth between Taiwan, Venezuela and France, developing a strong penchant for travel and exotic cuisine.

 



LOGOS

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CAMPAIGN IMAGES

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Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Collection Pokhara Tee Close Up Paris Palais Royale

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Collection Pokhara Tee Palais Royale Jumping Paris


Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Collection London Dress Streets of Paris

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Collection London Dress Streets of Paris Walking her dog


Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Collection London Dress Streets of Paris Big Door

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Collection Paris Tank Shopping at the market in Paris

 



PRODUCT IMAGES

The Made in France Collection

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Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection Paris Tank in Rose

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection Paris Tank in Rose Back


PARIS TANK

 

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection Tokyo Tank in Rose

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection Tokyo Tank in Rose Back

 


TOKYO TANK

 

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection Stockholm Tee in White

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection Stockholm Tee in White Close Up


STOCKHOLM TEE

 

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection Pokhara Tee in Black

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection Pokhara Tee in Black Close Up


POKHARA TEE

 

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection London Dress in Grey

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection London Dress in Grey Close Up


LONDON DRESS

 

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection Buenos Aires Dress in Black

Les Sublimes Spring 2016 Made in France Collection Buenos Aires Dress in Black Back


BUENOS AIRES DRESS

 



CONTACT

For press inquiries and more information, please contact press@les-sublimes.com.

Phone: +33 (0) 662513856 (GMT +1)

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