." ( WWD , Chanel Spring Couture 2011, 1.25.11). The collection featured lots of skinny pants and jeans – some worn under tweed suits. I like the pants on their own but didn't love them under skirts. I don't like that when hippys do it and layering pants under a skirt – even in Chanel Haute...

Chanel hinted that they were planning one of their most extravagant fashion shows ever for Paris Haute Couture week and they did not disappoint. The Air Chanel plane was constructed within the Grand Palais for a flight inspired couture show. With fashion's top names sitting in their designated...

and styled by Emmanuelle Alt Giorgio Armani Prive, Christian Louboutin Atelier Versace, Christian Louboutin Zuhair Murad Couture, Giorgio Armani Prive necklace Jean Paul Gaultier Haute Couture Maison Martin Margiela, Christian Louboutin Julien Fournie Couture Givenchy Haute...

Tuesday's modest Chanel haute couture show was certainly a change of pace from the past grand-scale productions that were held at the Grand Palais. (Remember last season's giant gold lion sculpture ?) This year a simple and chic production was staged in an old bank building opposite Coco...

, Mascara Le Volume de Chanel in Black and Chanel lash curlers, brow kit and pencil. For lips and cheeks they chose Joues Contraste in Espiegle and Rouge Coco Shine in Satisfaction. Fresh pink Le Vernis in Frisson was used on the nails. All by Chanel, naturellement. (source) CHANEL Spring...

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 spring 2011 Largerfeld brought about a distinct shift from the almost overbearing...

"Everything has to be top of refinement, if not couture has no reason to exist...I like the idea of craziness with discipline." - Karl Lagerfeld on the Chanel Spring-Summer 2013 Haute Couture Collection Yesterday, the Grand Palais in Paris was transformed into a magical forest that Karl...

Chanel Top Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey. Above Diane Krüger. As expected at the Chanel haute couture show, plenty of celebrities showed up wearing their favourites from the label, and staying very much of the moment. Vanessa Paradis wore a jacket from the ready-to-wear spring–summer 2012...

So there you have it, my top Haute Couture Paris street style trends. They are all easy to incorporate into your own wardrobe. Get shopping!

Yesterday, on the second of July, Chanel hosted their show at Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week 2013. From among the parade of classic, quilted handbags, I choose my three best dressed celebs on the front row. It was Chanel's turn to play host to a star studded front row this yesterday, and...

 

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