Florals, sequins, stripes — there's a lot going on on this Chanel Couture gown. In fact, designer Karl Lagerfeld quipped that this particular collection came to him in a nightmare. On the runway Lagerfeld juxtaposed the severity of this dress with a rather undone beauty look and bohemian...

In fact, the dress, first spotted at Tomas Maier's Bottega Veneta Fall 2011 show, was almost– almost– downright prim with t-strap sandals, oversize baubles and a bouffant do. But a spectrum of orange via peek-a-boo creamsicle dress, burnt amber Casadei satinesque pumps, tangerine quilted...

Tuesday was all about Chanel Haute Couture in Paris. Karl Lagerfeld's latest offerings were inspired by artist Marie Laurencin, who painted a portrait of Coco Chanel back in the 1920s. The end result: romantic and airy dress with lots of intricate embroidery — 10 millions beads to be exact...

Kirsten Dunst wore a gown from the Spring 2011 Chanel Haute Couture collection to the amfAR Gala. The dress looks the same as it did on the runway – with the exception of the waist. On the runway, the dress had an empire waist, while on Kirsten the waist is lowered and a satin belt was added....

If so, you can bid on a Chanel Haute Couture experience through Bid to Save the Earth, Christie's Green Auction and Runway to Green. You can buy the experience of a lifetime and have your money go to a good cause – protecting the future of the Earth. If only I were a rich girl... You can bid...

Which 70's look do you like best? This entry was posted on Friday, February 25th, 2011 at 4:00 pm and is filed under Fashion Trends , Runway Vs Real Way . You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response , or trackback from your own site.

It's rare that the Blue Valentine star makes a red carpet mistake ( although it does happen ), and her crystal-covered white Chanel Haute Couture dress was far from a mistake. Although the look is somewhat predictable if you're familiar with Michelle's personal style, that doesn't detract...

Do you agree? This entry was posted on Friday, March 18th, 2011 at 3:00 pm and is filed under Fashion Trends , Runway Vs Real Way . You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response , or trackback from your own site. 2 Responses to "RUNWAY VS...

By now, you've already seen the amazing lace and tulle confections conjured by Karl Lagerfeld for the Chanel Haute Couture collection. But as usual, there was an equally bewitching front row, which included some of our favorite NYLON It Girls, as well as a bunch of Frenchies whose closets...

Karl Lagerfeld sent his fall 2011 Chanel haute couture collection down the Paris Fashion Week runway earlier this week and brought back the classic empowered style that has made Chanel one of the most highly coveted designers in history. Coco Chanel was an independent and free thinking woman...

 

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