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Chanel Métiers d’Art 2016-2017



Chanel COSMOPOLITE Metiers d'art collection 2016-2017

Call me old fashioned but I do love it when Chanel reverts to basics. Tuesday’s Chanel Paris Cosmopolite Métiers d’art collection 2016/17 was held at the reopened Ritz in Place Vendome (Coco Chanel famously had her apartment here) and was themed around the luxury of 1930s hotels.

Quirky touches I loved included the heavily embellished key jewellery and the ‘do not disturb’ bag. But I also liked the genteel make-up with pale eyelids, dark nails and a casual soft red lip that anyone can wear…

Chanel Paris COSMOPOLITE
Chanel Paris COSMOPOLITE
Chanel COSMOPOLITE Metiers dart collection 2016-2017 fittings
'art collection 2016-2017

WORDS: Navaz Batliwalla/Disneyrollergirl
IMAGES: Chanel; Chanel accessories by Stephane Gallois
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