Chanel Haute Couture F/W 2016

I always look forward to the Chanel Runway shows, and this one didn’t disappoint! I love the set, clothes and model make-up- everything signature Chanel.

The Runway Looks: http://www.chanel.com/en_WW/fashion/haute-couture/show-2016-17-fall-winter-looks.html

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Chanel Makeup

Chanel’s beautiful product and its beautiful history.  

Chanel Rouge Coco Lipstick

Chanel is amongst the luxury makeup brands that produce the most-wanted makeup products time and  time again. The brand produces luxurious makeup, skincare and fragrances. Having worked at Chanel Beauty, I am aware of the fascinating history that is associated with the fragrances; but as I am a makeup lover, I was warmed when I discovered the history behind the Lipstick collection. Continue reading

Chanel AW16 RTW Makeup

Chanel’s Iconic Quilted Bag Influences AW16 Runway Makeup.

Amongst the fabulous Designers showcasing their collections at Parisian runway shows, Chanel stole the show in March 2016. We saw everything that is iconic to Chanel: tweed, quilting and luxurious glamour. Not only were the clothes mesmerising, as was the makeup seen on the models created by Tom Pecheux.

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Athleisure Trend

If it’s good enough for Chanel, then it’s good enough for anyone.

Recently I had to complete an assignment regarding the active sportswear landscape amongst certain retailers. After completing large amounts of research, it was clear that the ‘athleisure’ trend is here to stay. After discovering Chanel’s AW14 sportswear-inspired collection, there’s no wonder leisurewear has taken on a new meaning and we are increasingly seeing sporty looks in everyday apparel rather than wearing it to participate in a sport. However, it’s not just the catwalk that is influencing our buying behaviour, the social trends of health and wellness amongst women is encouraging investment in apparel for a variety of exercise activities.   Continue reading

Chanel Mademoiselle Prive, October 2015

I knew it would be an amazing experience as soon as I got off the tube and the queue in Sloane Square that led to the Saatchi Gallery was miles long (kind of). I visited towards the end of the exhibition on the Thursday 29th October. I was joined by thousands of others who were equally excited to see what a Chanel exhibition had to offer. After the experience of working for Chanel beauty over Christmas 2014, I knew there was a rich history behind Chanel and I couldn’t wait to visibly see the timeline.

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Browsing Chanel

 

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As I opened my monthly subscription of Vogue, I was expecting to stumble across some jaw dropping garments and accessories but Chanel had me obsessing over their ‘luxury air travel’ themed SS16 R-T-W show. The twist on the classic tweed is exactly what I love about Chanel- taking a classic and adapting it to any theme or trend. What is a classic? Chanel’s tweed is a model example.

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