• A Look at Chanel's “Punk Princess” Couture Collection

    7 monthes ago - By AnOther

    Under normal circumstances, the arrival of couture week sees Paris's most extravagant venues transformed for those most rarefied of fashion shows - not least the vast central hall of the Grand Palais, which plays host to Chanel 's haute couture presentations and has, over the years, been transformed into a library, a French garden, an Italian villa and a casino, or else implanted with elaborate set pieces, like a
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  • Paris Couture Week Day 2: Live Coverage

    Paris Couture Week Day 2: Live Coverage

    7 monthes ago - By WWD

    CHANEL:
    Virginie Viard emerged from lockdown with a couture lineup so unapologetically maximalist, it could have walked straight off an Eighties runway. Party dresses, bling and Marie-Antoinette shoes were just some of the ingredients of her presentation during the online edition of Paris Couture Week.
    “It's an eccentric girl with a touch of the Eighties. I wanted something joyful,” the designer said in a preview last week, as photographer Mikael Jansson shot models Adut Akech and Rianne Van Rompaey in an adjoining studio for the show video: a one-minute, 22-second burst of images spliced...
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