Pre-Fall 2011 Métiers d'Art collection This week Chanel's pre-fall collection was shown in Paris. The collection was inspired by the Byzantine times. So naturally my love of history or art and architecture has made me fall in love with the 14 pieces created by Karl Lagerfeld for the...

Filed Under: Beauty CHANEL 2011 Paris-Byzance Metiers D'Art Show Beauty. "The theme of the collection, Paris-Byzance is a great inspiration on it's own. The links and associations with Chanel are rich and plenty. Karl Lagerfeld gave Sam (McKnight) and me a sketch giving us a rough idea of...

Ever since the Chanel Paris-Bombay Metiers d'Art 2012 collection debuted on the runway nearly six months ago, I've been waiting impatiently for its bags and accessories to become available to the public. The Indian-inspired line boasts some of the most detailed Chanel handbags in recent...

Perhaps it's the afterglow of that collection that makes me feel a bit lukewarm toward the Chanel Paris-Bombay Metiers d'Art 2012 Outstanding Pieces, or maybe it's just that the regular Paris-Bombay handbag collection is so full of pieces with unique details and personality. These bags are...

Photo credit: Vincent Lappartient Chanel: 2011 Paris-Byzance Metiers d'Art Show Beauty "The theme of the collection, Paris-Byzance is a great inspiration on it's own. The links and associations with Chanel are rich and plenty. Karl gave Sam (McKnight) and me a sketch giving us a rough idea...

Karl Lagerfeld states that his latest Chanel collection, Paris-Bombay Métiers d'Art, is inspired by 19th century India. The designer particularly selected British model Stella Tenant because she resembled Lady Curzon, the famous Vice-Queen of India around 1900. She was regarded as a very...

Karl Lagerfeld has once again made a fashion film — "Women Only" — to launch the most recent collection soon to hit boutiques, the Chanel Fall-Winter 2013/14 pre-collection. He cleverly uses his previous film "Once Upon a Time", featuring Keira Knightley as Coco Chanel, as the backdrop for...

I had to go back and check the theme of Chanel's newly released Metiers d'Art 2018 collection several times when I sat down to write about it just now because, frankly, the Chanel collections are starting to run together for me. I suspect that's true for everyone, and I also suspect it doesn't...

Blush in Jersey Limited Edition CAMELIA DE PLUMES Highlighting Powder THE LIPS CHANEL Paris-Salzburg Métiers d'Art show ROUGE COCO BAUME Hydrating Conditioning Lip Balm ROUGE COCO Ultra Hydrating Lip Colour in Julia (March 2015) ROUGE COCO Ultra Hydrating Lip Colour in Cécile...

, I'm not about to show you anything that will stun you, but if you like Chanel bags, then you'll probably be pretty happy with what designer Karl Lagerfeld has whipped up this time. That's an accurate summation of most Chanel shows, probably, but it seems especially apt for Chanel Metiers...

 

Related shopping