Although the Chanel Cruise collections are usually set all around the world from Cuba to Seoul, this season introduced the present again dwelling, as the style home selected to stage the present in Paris. And, like these Fall and Spring spectaculars, Karl didn’t maintain again when it got here to an distinctive set that was (virtually) as magnificent because the clothes that walked down the runway. The gathering was themed, fairly actually, as a cruise drawing inspiration from nautical themes that included the whole lot from striped sailor pants to double-breasted suiting jackets and beret-style hats. That stated, to maintain the gathering aspirational, there was additionally a big military of the style home’s signature tweed fits and now-sought-after printed silk midi clothes, full with ruffles, layering, and the like. There was additionally a robust nod to the ‘80s, with pedal pusher shorts manufactured from denim, blazers belted on the waist, and outsized shoulder silhouettes on suiting units.
Chanel is understood for presenting a single shoe fashion (or two) all through a whole present and for this assortment it was the Mary Jane. Whether or not in daywear, suiting, or after-hours robes, every mannequin who walked down the runway did so in a pair of flats, both in shiny white or metallic silver.
For the catwalk, the model tapped among the high fashions working proper now together with Gigi and Bella Hadid, and Adut Akech Bior and had high celebs like Lily-Rose Depp and Kristen Stewart sitting entrance row.