Lagerfeld had crystallized, thus no longer permitting outside influence and fashion novelty to get in the Chanel house. This show was old. Dusted. It lacked life and sparkle. I imagine it was meant to look this way, but its appearance won't make me praise it. Au contraire, the severe...

Backstage at Chanel Pre-Fall 2012 All eyes were on the Chanel Pre-Fall Collection this week as models paraded Karl Lagerfeld's latest offering around a sumptuous banquet setting. Clothing, style and presentation has been discussed and analyzed at length, but how about the make-up? Lindsey...

Coco Chanel was intrigued by astrology so taking inspiration from the cosmos was a natural progression for her. These pieces are literally "out of this world." Sources: WWD and Coco Chanel by Justine Picardie Chanel Joaillerie Spring 2012 3-D Celeste Brooch Coco Chanel 1932 Bijoux de...

Classic Indian decadence might be the theme at the Chanel Pre-fall 2012 show, but the gorgeous black-rimmed almond eyes paired with embellished dreaded updo sure is a great look for the holidays. To create the look, Chanel creative director of makeup Peter Philips started by evening out the...

Chanel Couture Spring 2012 wasn't all that complicated. Was it? Using an interesting setting – the interior of a commercial flight plane (what else for an "out of the blue" collection?), Karl Lagerfeld presented his last Haute Couture sartorial achievement to the fashworld. In a very Chanel...

tends to present his Chanel collections in the most extravagant possible way. Fashion lovers await his shows with bated breath, with their nature-inspired designs. Crystals were the central theme of the Chanel catwalk this fall 2012... CHANEL Paris FW...

We heart Chanel and jump at any opportunity to lust after the brand's iconic designs. And Karl Largerfeld's Chanel's Croisiere 2012/2013 collection, attended by muse Vanessa Paradis, is just as breathtaking as the previous ranges. Giving a nod to the Victorian era, the collection comprised...

The presentation for the Maison Martin Margiela Collection 'Artisanal' printemps/été 2012, during Paris Fashion Week Couture spring/summer 2012 was held at Le Comptoir Général, Paris 10e. The décor was African funk chic returns to le salon. It was a comfy and cosy rainy day in Paris on 25...

When Karl Lagerfeld presented the Chanel Pre- Fall 2012 collections in Paris, guests were treated to a visual expedition to Bombay direct from their fabulous seats. The collection dubbed 'Paris-Bombay' was infused with Indian inspirations whilst maintaining that quintessential Parisienne look....

Luxurious layered outfits and pant suits with a South Asian inspired detailing from Chanel Pre-Fall 2012 collection. The theme for this collection is "Paris-Bombay" or more accurately, "the Paris version of the idea of India," according to Karl Lagerfeld. Some bridal theme ideas to steal...

 

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