Tag Archive: Karl Lagerfeld

Chanel: Ground Control to Major Karl

  At a time when people follow the adventures of astronaut Thomas Pesquet aboard the International Space Station closely, the cosmos and stars inspire Karl Lagerfeld. While earlier this week, the moon and the comets… Continue reading

Welcome to the COCO CHANEL café

  To be inaugurated on 3rd March, the Coco Chanel Café is the new hot spot in Tokyo. From 3rd to 12th March, an ephemeral “Coco Café” will be staged in Omotesando. In this… Continue reading

Chanel Spring 2017 Couture

The Grand Palais was transformed as an Art Deco mirror-mosaic salon where bouquets of white arums punctuated the runway of models walking to simple, pastel, purified silhouettes, from the froufrou to the pointed metallic shoes. Discreetly placed, they… Continue reading

Paris Cosmopolite 2016/17 Métiers d’Art show by CHANEL puts the Ritz back on the map

Quote of the week: Karl Lagerfeld

“I think tattoos are horrible. It’s like living in a Pucci dress full-time.” Karl Lagerfeld.

The Chanel Spa at the Ritz Paris, reopens

  Following four years of heavy renovation, the Parisian institution, once the home of Coco Chanel herself, has now formally reopened its doors. Chanel was a permanent resident of the Ritz for forty years and… Continue reading

Karl Lagerfeld pays tribute to his seamstresses at the Chanel Haute Couture show during Paris Fashion Week

Karl Lagerfeld paid tribute to his team at the latest Chanel Haute Couture show, presented today in Paris. Set under the Grand Palais’ nave, the stage was intimate, sober, and very powerful. The… Continue reading

Obra en Proceso by Karl Lagerfeld

To coincide with the first fashion show ever-presented in Cuba, Chanel staged Obra en Proceso / Work in Progress, an exhibition of photographs, texts and poems by Karl Lagerfeld himself at the Factoría Habana in… Continue reading

Candle Karl by Karl Lagerfeld

  Candle Karl is a new limited-edition and fun candle designed by King Karl, with sweet oriental touches and featuring his legendary sunglasses and white collar. If you missed it for Christmas, it’s… Continue reading

Chanel Airlines and Janelle Monáe

  Karl Lagerfeld recreated an entire airport terminal in the Grand Palais for this new Ready-to-Wear collection presented today in Paris, from stewardesses, check-in aisles to destination board. This was a timely idea… Continue reading