Chanel, Fashion / 28.06.2020

I Owing to the world crisis, Chanel had no presentation this season. And just as well; the cruise 2021 collection was underwhelming, blasè and bland. The most exciting aspect is that Virginie Viard (Creative Director) literally found all of her inspiration in street style, but camouflaged it by describing the collection as “easy clothes” that “a sophisticated but also cool girl would want to travel with.” destination in mind  - summer in Capri or the South of France. It would’ve been more prudent for her to come clean and say she was inspired by everyday people in their everyday surroundings. The understated...

Chanel, Fashion, Lagerfeld, Style / 16.03.2019

Fairwell to Karl Lagerfeld. Immensely talented, always referred to as a genius it will be difficult to come to terms with the fact that we’ll move on without this magnanimous person. I didn’t revere him as I studied the history of his ascent in fashion and it was difficult to forget that he grew up in a Hitler’s Germany, I can honestly say I didn’t trust him. Further his criticism on topics of wealth and health irked and entertained me equally. Lagerfeld was not one to shy away from continuous controversy. He openly criticized women for their size (calling Adele fat) and...