Nor can navigate the supermarket aisles easily unless properly. Lagerfeld offered options : corseted with slacks, suits straight skirt , tweed coats woven loose tight on point , first citrus tones bold with linings and printed dresses fighting game , great sweaters , shorts over sweat suits , a little fluff pink powder and a little metallic gray melancholy. At all times , the food was inspired touches : a tailored ” honey and jam ” , a layer – garbage bag tweed with satin light frost refrigerator. As for accessories, necklaces piled on fake sweets and pop -top can mean open medallions explosions pearl bracelet. Some bags were wrapped in meat packaging , while another imitated a carton of eggs.
Everything arrived at high speed , so some of the fashion news was difficult to process. Even with those lapses , he became a great moment and a lovely way fight .By the time they reached the Grand Palais on Tuesday morning , many people already knew the cunning of Karl Lagerfeld Fall : Chanel Shopping Center, a giant supermarket.
Advance Word did not diminish the impact of the first look of 139.930 square foot maze – the pre -show Lagerfeld , each model would take 4.5 minutes to walk – a real Costco for tony group has all the soup to Jambon Cambon nuts and a chain saw , each with a label that riffed on lore house. ( All focused Mademoiselle Chanel, while its silhouette, and the variety of his name was all over the place , not a single Lagerfeld element referenced by name or by its famous likeness. ) Offerings included The Little Black tea and jasmine tea pearl dragon , paint colors is numbered and strategically appointing: 1903 1914 Confection Grey Jersey Bleu , Jaune 1954 Etienne .
The space was a delight Cart – thruster, bright and shiny with major white accents. The vertical bars of red, blue and yellow gave graphic details of the walls, and I- wish – D ‘ Agostino – were as clean shopping carts took the spiffy red and blue . Early arrivals sailed intensely smiling with joy and wonder in the 500 product labels and thousands of units , stopping to selfies shameless towers bath pearls and promotional signs proclaim certain items ” + 30 %. ”
The show will definitely lead the conversation as it had a lot to say about fashion in its current state . At the most basic level , it created excitement. Near the end of a season in great quiet, here was a huge and extravagant – some would say decadent – display confidence , boundless imagination and purchasing power . To do this, two points should be made : All real food was to be distributed to charities through caterers house Chanel, and packaged products (actually , empty containers ) used for the windows in stores Chanel worldwide .
Everything was in direct opposition to the glorious art gallery of last season , a quantum leap “fashion is art” to “fashion is the meat from the supermarket ” – Lagerfeld point exactly . “After the art show , I said, ” What can we do something worse, something [more ] today? ” The supermarket is a thing of the present life . Even the woman who wears expensive clothes to the supermarket , but it should not go in stilettos . ” This convergence of elite and the mundane is a personal fantasy Lagerfeld. ” I can not leave,” he said. “I want everyone to take my picture and then post and say bad things. ”
Also translated couture : sneakers, trainers riffs in wool blends and hides are produced in both low and boot . ” The flat shoe makes women equal to men ,” Lagerfeld said. “When you have high [ shoes ] , which play a role as a geisha, and you can not expect to be taken seriously . ”