Wednesday, 9 February 2011

nothing Toulouse....



After several months spent static, the With-Love-From project resumed activity today, this time in the pretty French city of Toulouse. Location one was the train station, Gare Matabiau, as pictured above.







Item one was a coral pink petticoat with lace trim, which I left hanging coyly inside a photo booth. From the outside you could just see a sliver of lace peeping out from under the curtain.





Item two - this rather floaty green dress, left hanging up on platform T with a rose in her buttonhole, looking a bit lovelorn as though waiting for somebody to arrive on a train. I wonder who did arrive and take her down...

























...just as I was was about to walk off, I realised I'd inadvertently hung the dress right underneath a speaker, which was blasting out some flutey type music...all very atmospheric and ceremonious seeming...

video







...here ends the documentation of MY clothing gifts for the day, however,
I came across something very interesting whilst I was walking around town earlier:





..a vintage faux fur coat, hung up outside a shoe shop on Rue Saint Rome, attached to a hand written note which read 'emmenez-moi', which means 'take me'! p.s.....






...never one to disoblige, my friend Caylin followed the instruction....taking the coat on a trip round the town before we later redistributed it in a little alleyway, complete with its instruction for somebody else to take it on the next stretch of its journey.
















....I took the fur coat incident to be a good omen for the Toulouse leg of WithLoveFrom, clearly I'm in good company here.


Will I get replies from the train station dresses? I'm not sure. Either way, I'm going back out tomorrow for round 2...stay tuned.





withlovefromtheartist

x









p.s. here's the translated message tag I'm attaching to the clothes I leave here:



4 comments:

  1. i think this is super cool. it'll catch on...

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  2. Oh Jo the video of the green dress at the station almost made my heart stop........ Fantastic !!!

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  3. this is awesome. haha if someone doesn't send you a pic of themselves with the pink dress that is IN a photobooth, then they are just lazy

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