Karl Lagarfeld for his new Chanel Haute Couture FW11 collection has recreated Place Vendome at night inside the huge Grand Palais decorated with all neon lights. The models were catwalking around a big Chanel column, were at the top Napoleon was replaced by Coco, to paid homage to the history...

Globe and Mail Chanel dazzles Paris with starlit haute couture show Reuters A model presents a creation by German designer Karl Lagerfeld for French fashion house Chanel as part of his Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2011/2012 fashion show in Paris July 5, 2011. PARIS (Reuters) – Chanel's Karl...

) is how they manage to seem ageless despite surviving through the rigors of a stressful industry like fashion. I guess the ageless gene, in addition to the skinny, tall, and good skin genes, are what distinguish them from us mere plebeians. ;) Valentino Haute Couture shows tomorrow....any...

Chanel Spring-Summer 2011 Haute Couture show, Pavillon Cambon Capucines, Paris I fell in lust with Off the Catwalk photos from the Chanel Spring-Summer 2011 Ready-to-Wear Show. Now check out the photos from the sidewalk of the Chanel SS2011 Haute Couture show in Paris. Just a little...

Last night I kept taking a break from very entertaining dinner chats to check my Twitter feed for images from the Chanel Haute Couture show. Luckily my friend Janet totally got it every time I breathed out and whispered, so, so pretty. It's probably worth mentioning the aspects that stood out...

classic Chanel black and white suiting, with a little fuchsia thrown in for good measure. Other Antipodean-walkers included Julia Nobis, RAFW breakout star Rose Smith, and the complete newbie Claire Collins, who told me yesterday that – besides taking part in a few hair parades – she had...

Online today: Vicki Matias's review of the Chanel haute couture show last week. At the bottom of the page are three videos, which we've repeated below for those following Lucire via RSS. Later this coming week: some more couture reports, including Stéphane Rolland and Basil Soda. The videos...

that Karl Lagerfeld is above and beyond an artistic genius, a fashion god, in my humble eyes. I don't always love what he does with his namesake collection, or Fendi, but when it comes to Chanel it is as if he's physically incapable of turning out anything short of flawless. For Chanel haute...

Couture shows put some worksuits on high heels (Raf Simons sent his Lady Dior in a NASA-suit on the catwalk) and called them 'couture'. Yves Saint Laurent would disagree... (Alexandre Vauthier, Alexis Mabille, Christian Dior, Ulyana Sergeenko, Schiaparelli) The Haute Couture shows felt...

I adore Paris and I love Fashion shows! Big ones, small ones... I love them all. It's always fun when the music starts going and the models strut down in clothes that literally inspire you! Well that's how I felt after seeing these pictures of the Chanel Haute Couture Show in Paris yesterday....

 

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