Atelier de Passementerie
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21 rue Richan, 4e · interesting places nearby
Atelier de Passementerie information
Preserved for posterity by the Soierie Vivante association, this silk trimmings workshop functioned until 1979, weaving braids and intricate pictures. Browse fabrics in the attached boutique (admission free), or learn the history of the looms and see them at work on a 30-minute afternoon tour.