Chanel. One of the most luxurious fashion houses of our times. Creatively ruled by two of the most notable figures in the fashion world, Coco Chanel and Karl Lagerfeld.
Karl Lagerfeld has been the designer for Chanel for 36 years, one of the most stabile and long term relationships in fashion love affairs. He was not fond of one-night stands when it comes to work, the Kaiser was a designer for Fendi’s fur line for 52 years.
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“Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world!” – Marilyn Monroe, famed for her sex appeal and love of fashion, once stated.
Well I say “Give a girl a Ferragamo shoe, and she can conquer the Universe!”
When it comes to design and practicality, no one can out-stand Italians. They are genetically inclined of producing beautiful things that can be useful in everyday life. There’s one particular Italian who used his talent to create a luxury company wearing his name and leave a mark in the broad world of design. No, his name is not Enzo Ferrari, the man I’m admiring today is Salvatore Ferragamo.
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There’s an old saying in the fashion world, that goes “Never ever, under any circumstance, wear red and pink! They don’t do well together.”
Huh, says who? Brandon Maxwell is here to prove everybody wrong. How come the two most socially feminine colors aren’t compatible? They make such an appealing combination. The strength of red is calmed by the innocence of pink. A perfect blend.
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America – The land of opportunities. How does one achieve their big American dream? By wearing it, of course.
America came quite late in the world of design and fashion, but quickly managed to became one of the world’s most prestigious trendsetters’ cradle. New York, the big city of dreams, with its fast and furious lifestyle, is the place to be if you want to succeed. Everybody’s tryna make an impact of the world we live in, and the best place to do that is in New York. The modern capital of the world.
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We live in a time when access to information is the smallest problem one can have. God bless the internet, and its huge database. Besides the tons of particular facts that live in the cyber space, the internet is a habitat for people’s opinions. Everybody has something to say and the best place to say it is on the Net. The cheapest psychotherapist in town!
The recent event, that had people divided, angry and encouraged is the #TimesUp movement, and one person in particular – Harvey Weinstein.
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All human beings enjoy celebrations. Especially women.
Birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, baby showers.
Because of the gentle, yet strong nature of the female gender and the restrictions we have faced because God gave us a vagina, after many date alterations, in 1914, 8th of March was chosen to be the International Women’s Day.
In honor of these magical beings called women, here’s an alphabetic order of some women who changed and shaped the world of Fashion.
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One beautiful sunny day, the next biggest designer, Simon Porte Jacquemus, was enjoying the Moroccan air. All the colors, all the people, all the animals he saw there affected and inspired him that day. “That has to be my next collection”, he said. So that is how Jacquemus Fall Winter 2018 was born.
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The collection of all collections.
For Chanel’s Spring 2018 Haute Couture collection, Karl Lagerfeld presented us the history of the house of Chanel. He used silhouettes from previous seasons, upgraded them to be prettier than ever. Pretty was the theme. Parisienne chic was the mantra.
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Combining past and present, work and pleasure, sexiness and comfort, Chanel presented its Métiers d’Art 2017/2018 collection in The Elbphilharmonie, a concert hall in the HafenCity quarter of Hamburg, Germany. This amazing piece of archtecture and Karl Lagerfeld’s hometown were the inspiration for this collection. The concert hall, formerly a warehouse is a symbol of how beautiful reinvention can be, which is what the House of Chanel under the creative wing of Kaiser Karl has been doing with such excellence all these years.
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On 26th of February in 1935 in Tunis, in a family of wheat farmers, a little boy with extraordinary talent was born. A boy who would change the world of fashion forever with his exquisite craft. That little boy grew up to be a man who danced on his own rhythm, saw no boundaries and knew that his art was valuable. That little boy grew up to be Azzedine Alaia.
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