January 25, 2011 Chanel Haute Couture Spring 2011 Inspiration: Paintings of Marie Laurencin WWD reported that Karl Lagerfeld was inspired by the paintings of Marie Laurencin , namely the portrait she did of Mademoiselle Chanel, for the Spring 2011 Haute Couture collection. The portrait of...

." ( 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...

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....

Karl Lagerfeld sent his Chanel Haute Couture collection down the Paris Fashion Week earlier today and it was filled with skinny pants under skirts paired with classic tweed jackets as well as soft pastels, grey and warm whites. The hemlines were mid-thigh or ankle length. There was less pomp...

The dramatic, modern yet traditional haute couture collection by Jean Paul Gaultier may start a few trends which will not be seen until at least the fall 2012, or perhaps later, ready-to-wear runway collections. Fashion savvy onlookers will wait with baited breath Jean Paul Gaultier haute...

This past Tuesday, July 7th, the Grand Palais in Paris was transformed into an actual working casino, creating a lavish backdrop for the CHANEL Haute Couture Autumn/Winter 2015-2016 collection. Drawing inspiration from jewelry sketches drawn in the 30's by Paul Iribe (one of Coco Chanel's...

Check out the enchanting, amazing, stylish, trendy and downright gorgeous ensembles at the Paris Fashion Week Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2011/2012 Chanel Fashion Show Photocall at the Grand Palais in Paris, France on July 3. Ana Girardot is elegant and on trend in this off-white number with...

Couture, How I Remembered It - Armani Privé Haute Couture Fall 2011 Th thought this collection was really personal to me, I loved the dramatic forced idea that came through. It reminded me when I first got int fashion when I was 9 and I was watching a Valentino couture show. Super dramatic...

12) at the Chanel Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2012/13. Called the New Vintage and with Coco Chanel on the invitation, I can only expect that Karl Lagerfeld will be re-visiting old classics. He always does an amazing job of giving Coco Chanel's classics a modern spin so I'm wondering how this...

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...

 

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