Wednesday, October 3, 2012
clean energy charms at Chanel 2012 paris fashion week
Waiting for the melancholia amusement that is Karl LagerfeldвЂ™s set for the Chanel appearance was fabricated even added tantalising this anniversary with so abounding shows at the admirable Grand Palais, ensuring we absolved accomplished the blocked-off amplitude afresh and again, apprehensive what could be abaft the hoardings.
The acknowledgment was an incredible, avant-garde set featuring behemothic wind turbines and a solar-panel-like floor, and the clothes were just as abreast вЂ“ a fresh, high-tech reboot. All the signatures were there, of course, but the shapes and finishes were accurate and girlish, with adapted bodices, circumscribed sleeves and bell-shaped skirts, and a light, aerial palette.
To a apparent soundtrack by a reside band, that included Kate BushвЂ™s gorgeous, aerial Running Up That Hill, the models zigzagged beyond the massive balustrade on lovely, wearable belvedere sandals, some accustomed Sevillano-style hats with bright artificial brims. Huge amassed fair necklaces looked like atom models, and accoutrements were adapted into annular frames, including one behemothic hula-hoop-sized bag beat with a pond costume.
Chanel's appearance at Paris Fashion Week
All the signatures were there for Chanel, of course, but the shapes and finishes were accurate and girlish, with adapted bodices, circumscribed sleeves and bell-shaped skirts, and a light, aerial palette. Martin Bureau / AFP Photo
For atramentous black chiffon was densely appliquГ©d with sprays of patterned-fabric leaves, and white strapless bandage columns were broadcast with appliquГ©d flowers. With the addition of azure blue, apricot and a abounding green, the accumulating justified its announcement as alms a new, apple-pie energy.