From Paris to Bombay: Chanel’s Pre-Fall Collection

Presenting Chanel’s 2012 pre-fall collection; a stunning homage to the extravagance and glamour of historic India.

The theme is ‘Paris-Bombay’, and the clothing a perfect hybrid of the two cites. Chanel’s signature tweed  blends seamlessly with luxurious silks, jewelled headpieces, metallic saris and beaded sandals.

The show held at Paris’ Grand Palais earlier this month was brimming with Largerfeld’s over-the-top theatrics we’ve come to expect, featuring model after model gliding down a circular runway between two long and lavish banquets. Silver trays were piled high with succulent fruits and flowers, and there was even a small silver train that delivered drinks to the guests.

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Blake Lively Reportedly the New Face of Chanel

Recent reports indicate that Gossip Girl star and red carpet favourite Blake Lively has landed one of the most coveted gigs in the fashion world – becoming the new face of French fashion powerhouse, Chanel.

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Want a Chanel Boomerang? It exists.

Chanel may be famous for designer fragrances, handbags and couture, but the French fashion label also has a fascinating range of luxury sports equipment. Question is, would you pay $760 USD for these dumbbells?

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