'The Pastel and the Toulousian mansions'
of the city, discover
mansions of the Pink City!
Strolling along the streets, you can find no less than 74
16-century buildings have made Toulouse rank at
the first position among
mansions were built during the
Renaissance period by successful
Pastel traders. We
invite you to discover some of these
mansions, including some of
the most famous ones – Assézat, Bernuy – to
unique architecture and particularly their
brick towers, a symbol of
the prestige and power of the original landowners.
Thanks to their wide diversity you do
not risk getting bored!
IN OPTION : Take part in a "pastel" workshop so as to discover how is this emblematic plant is used as a dyeing technique or in cosmetics!
Option n°1 : One of the following workshops - 12€/person (15 participants maximum)
1 : Sensoriality
& textures (40 mins)
the cosmetology main
test and discovery of several of our products…
2 : Olfactory
(30 mins) –
The perfume’s history, discovery of
the various olfactive
notes and ingredients of each
3 : Beauty treatments
about the 7 steps of
the pastel beauty treatments, the
how to take care
Option n°2 : Dyeing technique thanks to the pastel - 39€/person
Annette Hardouin, specialist of
the « Blue Gold » who will tell you
about her work and
show you her creations. She will also tell you
about the Pastel, this
tinctorial plant that made
Toulouse healthy in
the 16th century.
gift: at the end of this
workshop you’ll receive a
bracelet or a scarf tinted with
pastel as a gift!