I knew as soon as posted that Mulberry was the best spring/summer 2012 campaign, I would find something else that I would fall in love with, and of course it had to be Chanel. Whereas most of the fashion houses for spring have gone for colourful and vibrant, I love that Chanel’s ready-to-wear campaign, lensed by Karl Lagerfeld and styled by Carine Roitfeld, is simply shot in black and white and has a cinematic feel to it. The other thing I love is the sporty vibe of this campaign, perfectly fitting with it being an Olympic year, and Saska de
I love glasses, well I kind of have to as I wear them, and I adore sunglasses, so I was in heaven yesterday as I previewed the autumn/winter 2011 Chanel Prestige Eyewear collection. For most designer lovers sunglasses are the best option to have a piece of your favourite label in your wardrobe, and this Chanel eyewear line has all the signature touches of the clothing and iconic handbags. The collection takes its inspiration from the interlaced leather chain from the classic Chanel 2.55 bag, with both the optical and sunglasses featuring the weave chain-effect along the arms. There are
I do love being a fashion blogger, especially on days when I get a tour around the new Chanel exhibition ‘Une Promenade’ created exclusively for Harrods. For three weeks only *seriously not long enough* the London department store will kind of looks like it has been sponsored by Chanel, with nearly all the windows redesigned with Chanel branding, the iconic green flags on the front have been replaced with Chanel’s logo, the store has built a pop-up shop on the ground floor with exclusive pieces *see towards the end*, as well as re-styling the beauty counter to look like a
Once again it seems that the Chanel Cruise collection will be showcased alongside another short film imagined, written and directed by Karl Lagerfeld. Entitled The Tale of a Fairy, the 30-minute film will be screened at the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc at the Cap d’Antibes on May 9 alongside the 2011/2 Cruise line. “It is a movie about an ill-advised use of money which begins with violence and ends with feeling” Karl Lagerfeld. The flick features model Freja Beha Erichsen as the fairy of the title, and she is said to appear topless alongside co-star Chanel ambassador Anna Mouglalis who she shares
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TSJOa1XosEE&feature=player_embedded Last month I showcased the first of three short films by Karl Lagerfeld with Rachel Bilson for Magnum Ice Cream, and now Rachel has changed from being a discontented famous model to become an art student. I do love this series of films, Art Class is another creative film to advertise ice cream, but I have to admit I can’t wait for the final instalment where Rachel is going to be transformed into a ballerina.