." ( 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...

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...

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...

Attending the Chanel Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2012 show, an array of models and celebrities hit Paris - Alice Dellal, the new face of Chanel's boy bag was there, showing off her signature punky haircut which she wore with a lacy black dress. Karl Lagerfeld's close friend Vanessa Paradis was...

" -Karl Lagerfeld, WWD Chanel presented its Haute Couture spring-summer 2012 collection at the Grand Palais in Paris on Tuesday and the airplane window hint Chanel dropped on Monday was confirmed. The Grand Palais was transformed into the interior of a "commercial space shuttle flight that,...

This Chanel collection does not feel very haute couture, which I find quite distressing. The whole purpose of these garments is to do something amazing and fabulous, which cannot be done with "regular" clothing (because it costs too much.) There were very few pieces in this show that screamed...

January 24, 2011 Chanel Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2011 The Chanel Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2011 show is on Tuesday and it will be shown at the Pavillon Cambon Capucines. Chanel posted a preview of the invite on Chanel News and it's posted below. It's difficult to get a read on what the...

Ever so often we're looking at endless catwalks, countless fashion shows, compressed fashion weeks or dull Red Carpets but rarely do we capture the spark and the essence that is Haute Couture. It's always in the details. The tiniest stitches, the smallest sequins and the shiniest beads....

Wearing blue from head to toe can be tricky to pull off but Karl Lagerfeld and Chanel Creative Director of Makeup Peter Philips proved it otherwise at the Chanel Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2012 show. Face After prepping the skin with Hydra Beauty Serum Hydration Protection Radiance...

Yesterday Chanel presented its Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2012 collection. Chanel News posted some images from the making of the press kit for the bedazzling collection. As is customary, Karl Lagerfeld took the photos but I apologize I don't know the name of the model. My readers always help...

 

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