Chanel model and Roger Rivier brand director Ines de la Fressange was spotted arriving at the presentation of Chanel’s Fall 2012 Couture collection. For the event Ines wore a white tweed blazer over a peach blouse paired with white trousers and silver Roger Vivier ballet flats. Continue reading to view additional images of her look.
Of course everyone prefers the real deal, however, if you just want to dabble in this look without melting your bank card the ASOS version of this Chanel runway look isn’t bad. Unfortunately the ASOS jacket is slightly harsh without the curl-back lapels on the Chanel one but it is currently on sale … The suit comes in an Ivory colour similar to the Chanel one as well, so get shopping … Available from ASOS.com.
A classic keep-sake, this black quilted leather 1980s oval bag has a front-flap and a gold-tone logo press-down button fastening with a black leather and gold chain woven shoulder strap. The vintage bag has a burgundy leather lining with a stitched-logo inside flap detail and one internal open pocket. Available to purchase from MatchesFashion.com.
Last week Chanel hosted the opening of the Little Black Jacket exhibition and book launch at The Swiss Institute in New York. Guests included Carine Roitfeld, Dree Hemingway, Lily Collins, Karolina Kurkova, Julia Restoin-Roitfeld, China Chow, Freja Beha, Leigh Lezark and more. Continue reading to view additional images.
The classic tweed jacket has been given a revamp this season by contemporary brands ranging from IRO to Zara. In this editorial Elle US styles the piece first produced by Chanel for a younger look. In their own words, “As Karl Lagerfeld has said, ‘Some things never go out of fashion in the world of fashion: jeans, the white shirt, and the Chanel jacket.’ In celebration of the French house’s upcoming style tome, The Little Black Jacket, ELLE gives the 58-year-old tweed topper six different—and chic, so chic—spins. Continue reading to view full images.
Karl Lagerfeld and Linda Evangelista hit the red carpet at the opening of Chanel’s Little Black Jacket exhibition opening and book launch in New York earlier this week. For the event Evangelista sported a black jacket over a white dress paired with leather trousers and boots matching Lagerfeld in one of his signature monochromatic suits. Continue reading to view additional images.