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CHANEL · Les 4 Ombres Tweed Collection 2022

 

Chanel’s latest Les 4 Ombres Tweed Collection is nothing short of a masterpiece, and ranks as one of the most beautiful that the brand has launched in recent memory. In short, if ever there was a ‘must-have’ collection, this would definitely be it. All of it, in fact.

 

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CHANEL · Noir Allure Collection

 

In tandem with the recent Fall 2022 Collection (reviewed here), CHANEL has also just launched the Noir Allure Collection that’s inspired by — but not limited to — their latest Noir Allure Mascara. This may be a capsule collection, but there’s no denying that its impact is much larger than that.

 

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CHANEL · Backstage Beauty Spring/Summer 2022 Haute Couture

 

For the recent CHANEL Spring/Summer 2022 Haute Couture Collection, Virginie Viard invited contemporary artist Xavier Veilhan to help stage the show; part landscape, part garden and part open theatre, the setting also integrated seating for guests in the catwalk, making for a truly immersive experience. Of course, it wouldn’t be a CHANEL show without something spectacular, and that came in the form of Charlotte Casiraghi — daughter of Princess Caroline of Monaco, grand-daughter of Grace Kelly — who opened the show on horseback. Happily, the horse was well trained enough to not leave any ‘surprises’ along the way …

 

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CHANEL · Backstage Beauty Métiers d’Art Show 2021

 

Every year CHANEL pays tribute to the virtuoso hands behind all the exquisite details that go into each creation with the Métiers d’Art show, with the 2021/22 Collection held at Le 19M — the new venue where all of the Maison’s artisans are currently housed. Initiated by Coco Chanel herself, this endeavour helps to preserve the incredible skills of several hundred artisans, while also shaping new specialists to further these time-honoured traditions. The beauty look was both avant-garde and timeless … and you can bet that I’ll be trying my hand to recreate it. Wish me luck.

 

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Dior · The Atelier of Dreams Holiday 2021 Collection

 

 

For Holiday 2021, Peter Philips — Dior’s Creative & Image Director, paid tribute to the House’s prestigious 30 Avenue Montagne flagship location, by incorporating stylistic elements of the facade into the pieces. In other words, Dior has once again pulled out all the stops and created display-worth, yet still stunningly wearable, beauty.

 

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