Chanel's Punk Marie Antoinette – For Chanel's cruise 2013 collection, designer Karl Lagerfeld offered a mash-up of eighteenth century French aristocracy and modern punk style. Models wore Easter egg dyed bobs and ruffled skirts in the show's opulent setting of the Château de Versailles which...

"Too much may not be enough" –Karl Lagerfeld, on the Chanel Croisière (Cruise) 2011/12 Collection Last year Karl Lagerfeld showed the cruise collection in the fishing village of St. Tropez, and this year he hopped over to "the other side of paradise" and showed the cruise collection in...

It seems the house of Chanel is having a bit of a color problem, and we're not the first to spot it. Amy Odell over at New York Magazine's the Cutnoticed that no black models were cast for Chanel's 2012 Cruise Collection, which took place recently in Cap d'Antibes: She said, "The lineup...

But, somehow, the Chanel cruise '12 collection pulled it off! Pretty, origami pleats, watercolor prints, sticker-like flowers, half-precious/half-bondage costume jewelry, and new takes on the Chanel tweed (appearing in the forms of royal waistcoats and scarves) made the offerings a bit more...

CHANEL's Les Indispensables de L'Été Cruise 2017 Collection draws inspiration from Mademoiselle and her love of sun-kissed hues, with special attention given to earth tones and pops of coral as counterpoint. Coco Chanel was a true visionary — ahead of her time both in fashion & beauty, and now...

I've been ready for Summer to arrive since Winter began, and the CHANEL Les Indispensables de L'Été Cruise 2017 Collection (holy moly that's a mouthful) has just brought me that much closer to the heat I crave. As this is Global Creative Makeup and Colour Designer (another lengthy title) Lucia...

The Chanel version comes with shoulder straps that hide inside the bag when not in use, thankfully, but I'm still not sure the design works. I couldn't move past the feeling that the top structure with oval handles felt cheap to me, maybe like a beach bag or one of those free totes they...

We're always excited to see a new Chanel collection because the brand takes its seasonal themes and details much further than just the usual run of day bags. Each season also gets its own special wallets, coin purses, card cases, pouches and wallets on chain (WOCs), and we've collected the...

I can't remember if I shared my views about Chanel's Dubai Cruise 2015 Collection on my blog or not, but I thought I'd share with you some photos of the pieces on display now at Chanel Boutique in Kuwait, Prestige in the Avenues and Salhiya Complex. I wasn't too crazy about the clothes....

Please find below some of the best looks from Gucci's Cruise 2019 collection, for which creative director Alessandro Michele was obviously "fascinated by the idea of death". A haunted runway with lots of cross necklaces, Victorian references, velvet capes, neon lace tights, goth accents,...

 

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