This is a first for Chanel – the French fashion house announced the creation of a music chanel, Chanel Show Soundtracks, an opening door towards the musical world of Karl Lagerfeld that once said, “music gives color to the air of the moment.” The Apple partnership with Chanel will give us access to runway shows playlists of the coolest DJ of the world and tunes curated by stars like Pharrell Williams, Caroline de Maigret and Sébastien Tellier among others. Good enough reason to […]
The creative pop-up-boutique, Chanel Moscow Studio, on Malaya Bronnaya, 24, returned with a new concept. Every two months the store transforms its space. Now the entourage of the pop-up-boutique is devoted to a series of Chance fragrances. The first bottle of the line appeared more than 15 years ago and found recognition among many girls. Over the years, the series has been replenished with three more flavors, as well as a bath series – body oils and perfumed gels. In […]
A happy vibe comes from the new Chanel collection – the show took place in Seoul, Korea, in an exuberant and extravagant set, as Karl Lagerfeld already accustomed us with. Before you, some of the best items from Chanel Accessories Resort 2016! Source wwd.
L’Officiel Mexico celebrates its first anniversary issue in French style, having 40 years old Caroline de Maigret on the cover for their special March 2015 issue. What’s so fascinating Caroline de Maigret? She is more than a model. She is an activist, intellectual and musical producer. She is an inspiration and a real muse, and Lancôme knows it. Caroline is the quintessential example of the Parisian woman, one that is free, has a different concept of what femininity is, and […]
Chanel does not need excessive representation or excessive decor. Since 1921, when they released their first fragrance of the French brand, it gained the status of an exquisite French perfume brand. However, Chanel is conservative in form but not in content, the brand was not used to rest on their laurels and is constantly creating new and exciting products. Let me introduce you to Chanel Chance Eau Tendre moisturising body cream – a creamy, lightweight formula with unique blend of emollients which smooths on […]
‘Boulevard Chanel‘ – we are in love with street style and this is what Karl Lagerfeld had in mind for next year – a beautiful street in Paris, taken by exuberant psychedelic splotches of watercolor shading everything from coat linings to boots. And what’s a street without a protest? For his finale, Lagerfeld staged a mock demonstration complete with banners that read “Tweed is better than tweet”, “Be your own stylist”, “Make fashion not war”, “Free freedom”, and “Ladies first”, with […]
Ironic, luxurious and bright – the accessories from the Cruise 2015 collection Chanel, dedicated to Dubai Last May the fashionable public applauded once again the fantasy of Karl Lagerfeld – immediately after the end of the Dubai show, the enthusiastic reviews poured in abundance. We’ll long remember bright patterns, pearls and plenty of gold – the charming can bags won’t be soon forgotten, side by side with the classical Chanel models, the clothes which seemed to be created on a nomadic loom, […]
Chanel never ceases to amaze us, and now, being involved in the Biennale des Antiquaires, in Paris, for the fifth time – the biggest jewellery event where all the greatest artists and houses showcase their finest pieces of jewellery – the brand saved for this exhibition several outstanding jewels from the summer collection of the unique ‘Café Society’ collection, which we saw in a previous post. This mini collection, created especially for the event, includes necklaces, rings and brooches, with […]
The new Chanel fine jewellery collection – Café Society – that we saw in a previous post, has also a look book, lensed by Sarah Moon. The fashion house entrusted the legendary photographer, a master of styling with nearly half a century of experience, to bring out the mood of the twenties, the bohemian atmosphere, the aristocracy of those times – populated by manifestos, disputes and scandals – a time when Gabrielle Chanel became one of the leading force in […]
Café Society – a new collection of high jewellery from Chanel, dedicated to the artistic, rich and famous 1920s. A tribute paid to poets, musicians, aristocrats,bourgeoisie and socialites of those times. Being one of the most anticipated collection of the Fashion Week, the Chanel Haute Joaillerie ‘Café Society’ collection kept all the recognizable elements of the house – the star, the camellia flower, the feather – and the large rare stones, in the capable hands of jewellers transformed into real masterpieces. The […]
With the Glastonbury Festival ending, this Tuesday London hosted another glamorous event – the Serpentine Summer Party – in Hyde Park with A-list guests – Bradely Cooper came with his girl, Suki Waterhouse in Burberry, we see a gorgeous Keira Knightely in Chanel Spring/Summer 2015 dress, Pharell Williams, Naomi Campbell, Cara Delevingne in Mulberry, Alexa Chung, and others. Have a glimpse at the stars and their outfits in the photos below.
In September, Karl Lagerfeld‘s sneakers will become a reality in the stores all over the world. Coming from the Spring/Summer 2014 collection, Lagerfeld, with its humour, power and creativity, changed the written laws, combining exquisite couture garments with sportive elements – the reinvented sneakers – that from its classic materials kept only a thick rubber sole, printed with the Chanel famous logo, the double C. The attention to detail and the luxurious materials dedicated to a shoe with a very […]
The digital era continuously expands, and with it the biggest fashion houses compete into creating the most fashionable accessory for your smartphones. On the catwalk of Chanel’s Spring/Summer 2014 show the models walked with iPhone cases instead of handbags – a little leather bag, in a variety of bright colours to fit every taste, with the recognisable metal chain and the Chanel logo. Karl Lagerfeld‘s cases are the hottest of the season – they retail for € 1000.00 each.
Chanel presented its Cruise 2015 Collection in Dubai, and now we get a closer look to the accessories that Karl Lagerfeld created for us – we see satin slippers, small “glass” heels, of course couldn’t miss the pearl clutches, with floral accents and gold shades – luxury at its most. But the most talked about item is the quilted petrol can bag, a fashionable accessory, an homage to the country’s biggest wealth. Here is the Chanel Resort 2015 Accessories collection.
The british model and socialite, Poppy Delevingne said ” I Do ” to her longterm life partner, businessman James Cook. The ceremony was held at St.Paul’s church in Knightsbridge, London, on May 16. The bride chose a Chanel wedding dress, based on a Spring/Summer 2009 couture piece, created by her friend Karl Lagerfeld. Her sister, Cara Delevingne, being of course the bridesmade, was also in Chanel. The couple are planning to celebrate their wedding again in Marakesh, this summer.
Yesterday, the main event at the Cannes Film Festival 2014 was the premiere of a biography of one of the most famous British artists, “Mr. Turner” – a lot of lovely public gathered at the awarding of the Chopard statuettes handed by Cate Blanchett, and gratefully accepted by rising actors Adele Logan Lerman and Exarchopoulos. Then guests went to the Calvin Klein Collection and L’Oréal parties, and some managed to attend everywhere. Cannes – a real holiday, we never get tired […]
At last we saw the Chanel Cruise 2014/2015 show in Dubai, where clothes and accessories from the collection of 2015 were meant to complement not only the traditional pearl strings and plastic bracelets , but also the fine jewelry. They were luxury watches and brooches, diamonds, rubies, emeralds, sapphires and…. pearls – check out the so beautiful pieces of jewellery from the Chanel 2015 Resort.
Karl Lagerfeld decided to unveil the Cruise 2014/2015 Collection in Dubai, but not in some fancy building like the Burj Khalifa, but in an even more spectacular decor, an elaborate desert fashion show – on a man-made island, in a place where the roof was supported by fake palm trees and has the view over to the most futuristic skylines in the world – “With the highest building, I thought there was a reason to show the highest fashion, ha-ha-ha-ha,” Lagerfeld said. […]
Every year when spring comes it’s a time to revise the “denim” shelf in the closet and make a shopping list. In the new season, go for the classic dark denim indigo. Look for it in the latest arrivals in the shops – Net-a-Porter.com, Farfetch.com and Matchesfashion.com -where you can find timeless clothing items in denim and in the vintage collections of Chanel, Jean Paul Gaultier, Comme des Garçons, which began to be sold, for example online at farfetch.com.
Chanel is setting up camp in Saint Tropez, for the 5th year in a row – a tradition that the Parisian house intends to keep seeing the history that connects the fashion house and the stylish, chic city. Gabrielle Chanel created a lot of her designs dragging inspiration by the Mediterranean atmosphere that lays in Saint Tropez. The summer pop-up store will be in the centre of the town, until the 6 of October, in the gardens of La Mistralée […]
The Twilight actress Kristen Stewart, 24, is the face of Chanel’s Métiers d’Art Collection Paris-Dallas 2013/14 campaign. After being the face of Balenciaga she continues her work in the fashion world, with Chanel this time. “I did a photo shoot with Bruce Weber when I was 14 for Interview magazine. I met Nicolas Ghesquière [Balenciaga’s then creative director, now at Louis Vuitton]. I was blown away—fashion became less superficial in my eyes, though it wasn’t my thing. A couple of years […]
Massive and fragile, minimalist and complex, realised in plastic, metal and gemstones, the summer jewellery of the most famous fashion houses don’t look less exciting than real jewels. Here are 30 of the most fashionable pieces of jewellery covering necklaces, bracelets, earrings, pendants and clips.
Following the news that Raf Simons will show the Dior’s cruise collection in Brooklyn, Karl Lagerfeld will present the Chanel Pre-Fall 2015 collection, on May 13, in Dubai, where the house has already three ready-to-wear boutiques. Recall that unlike Dior, Chanel shows change location every season – Miami, Singapore, Edinburgh, Shanghai and most recently Dallas – and this time the show will take place in the man-made island’s most fashionable area of Dubai, dedicated to luxury industries. In October 2010, Lagerfeld’s […]
The headphones market is being revitalized and is slowly turning into a luxury accessory. It is not just an object that helps you immerse in your own world, the headphones are much more than that, being able to give a unique character to looks and personality. The collaboration between Chanel and Monster Headphones resulted in a pair of Monster headphones and a bag whose design could not have been more Chanel than this: black color, padded skin and the symbol […]
The prettiest dress in the world – after the bride gets this task out of her mind – needs to be combined with super special accessories that identify a specific style and synthesize the personality of the bride. Brides should devote some time to make the decision as their role is essential and there are options for all tastes and situations. For example, when choosing jewelry, we can put aside the superstitions and let the pearls go back to the […]
Everything Karl Lagerfeld does put his mind and hands on turns out brilliant! According to him, it would seem that anyone needs to have a bag in form of a basket for food and packages of milk, cans as bracelets, jewellery boxes shaped as an egg carton. And it seems simplistic and even a bit crazy if proposed by someone else. But decorated with one of the most recognizable logos in the world – the crossed “C” – they immediately transformed […]
Chanel released a new line of cosmetics devoted almost entirely to lips. There is one single nail polish and more than 25 products for the lips: lipsticks of different density, glosses and contour pencils. The collection’s name is pretty concise – Le Rouge – it’s french like the kiss, it’s chic, it’s Chanel! Among all the cosmetic products that have ever been used by women, lipstick excited men the most so Chanel house always maintained the cult of lipstick and made […]
Chanel enriched its Coco Mademoiselle line with two new products – a gentle body scrub and a scented bubble bath. The foam bath is an extravagance of delicately perfumed bubbles that leave the skin cleansed, soothed and gently scented with the irresistibly feminine fragrance. A luxurious item, on sale already on Chanel‘s website, for $ 90.00 and in limited edition. The Coco Mademoiselle Gentle Body Exfoliant is subtly scented with the irresistibly feminine fragrance, this lush, creamy texture features gentle buffing grains […]
French beauty Vanessa Paradis is the star of Porter Magazine for the Spring/Summer 2014 issue. Photographed by David Bellemere with a new look after she changed her hair style, Vanessa always had the très chic French style that we all want. There is no wonder why the actress and model acted as a spokesmodel for Chanel for more than twenty years. On her carrer : ” I do not regret the way it happened to me ( fame ) If I had to start […]
While the weather continues to change and to increase the mercury in the thermometers, we should continue to shop for the spring wardrobe and really, is not a hard task but a pleasure. As it has already been said many times the main colours of the season are especially pastel pale pink. Therefore, the accessories should match. Choose a new bag today, stay candy-pink or choose the colour of strawberries, marshmallow or classic bubble gum colour, caramel or the shade […]
Chanel lab continues to fight for a perfect skin. Another novelty is Perfection Lumière Velvet concealer – that comes in a black bottle – a real miracle of the cosmetic industry. Water-based emulsion rests on the face like a second skin, leaving the skin smooth and velvety. Thanks to the patented Light Control and Perfect Skin Affinity tools it improves the skin’s microrelief, instantly hides minor flaws and remains effective for the whole day – while being weightless. To apply the […]
It’s time to update the collection of sunglasses. Blue sky, clear weather and the bright sun can get your eyes tired, so, the new sunglasses proposed by the biggest names in fashion come in handy. Part of the glory went to their shape – round or unusual – and retro – based on the 50s and 60s mood. All of them are richly decorated, colourful and UV protection is in each of the models by default. Vibrant, spectacular and noticeable […]
The Chanel catwalk yesterday looked like a huge grocery store – designer Karl Lagerfeld underlines the limited life a collection has, just like the food we find on shelves, so, he went parading his Fall/Winter 2014 collection down the supermarket aisles.The attention to details when styling the show was very important – shelves were stacked with everything from washing powder to chainsaws and baskets with groceries, all Chanel signed of course. The baskets for products, made of Chanel’s characteristic chain with leather, explained […]
Chanel enriched its classic palette of eye-shadows with four new shades inspired by the house’s famous tweed fabric. The colours are available in eight variations in matte, iridescent and metallic finishes and retail for 44.50 euro.
Chanel introduces a new collection of jewelry dedicated to the favorite flower of the House – Camellia. All the 12 items – including rings, bracelets, earrings and pendants – made of 18-carat white gold, set with diamonds and enamel, are black or white. One look at the decorations and the promo photo and it makes it clear immediately that the items from the Camélia Galbé collection were created for a strong, bold but sophisticated woman. Put yourself in the queue!
Decorations in the new collections seem to be made of metallurgical wastes and not of noble materials. Nuts, bolts, pins, rough chain, gears, bullets and just bent sheet metal became a source of inspiration for jewelers. Take a closer look at the selection below!