1- Le Petit Nicolas' satchel by miniséri, worn as a backpack, a handbag, or across the shoulder, 38 x 30 x 9 cm, 85€, exclusively at Colette until September 30, 08, then on www.miniseri.com
2- Miniature satchels, silver or golden leather, by miniséri, 18 x 22 x 6 cm, 80€
3- Thick cotton canvas cases, with old-fashioned fasteners, come in khaki, plum, brown, or printed in pink, green or turquoise, 35€
4- Large format paper sheets with dotted patterns, by Marie Papier, come in anthracite, olive, red and chocolate, made in Nepal, 50 x 75 cm, 7€ each
5- Cassegrain snap closure pouches, royal blue grained leather, large format, 37 x 27 cm, 170€, small format, 17 x 25 cm, 100€
6- Perspective pens, Waterman, glossy metal, inspired by Origami and Articulated Architecture, come in 6 colors: black, black and gold, blue, champagne, and silver, fountain pen 115€, roller 100€, ball-point 90€
7- Deco agenda by Filofax, patent calfskin leather, comes in ivory or ebony, and in 2 sizes: personal and pocket, 199 and 249€, fall-winter 0809
Now that's done - the kids are back at school. It's your turn to look for pens, paper, notebooks and agendas. After all, it's going to be a loooong year; especially on Chic Cityrats, the land where holidays do not exist - but then, neither does work.