The Chanel 2011/2012 cruise collection will be taking place today at Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc, Cap d’Antibes. Above view the preview of "The Tale of a Fairy" by Karl Lagerfeld which features Anna Mouglalis, Chanel ambassadress, Amanda Harlech, Kristen McMenamy, Freja Beha, Bianca Balti, Baptiste Giabiconi, Brad Koening, Jake Davies, Mark Vanderloo, Oriol Elcacho, Sébastien Jondeau, and Seth Kuhlmann. Image credit Chanel
Actress Keira Knightley photographed by Mario Testino for Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Campaign. Image credit Chanel
For fall 2011 Karl Lagerfeld based the collection on menswear and had a palette of black , grey and white. The backdrop of the show resembled the aftermath of volcanic activity with black and grey rocks and white steam. The classic Chanel pieces tweed jackets in a variation of styles , while the trouser pants were cuffed at the bottom. [...]
Here is a first look at Blake Lively for Chanel Mademoiselle Handbag Campaign photographed by Kar Lagerfeld. Image credit wwd
At the Chanel Spring 2011 Haute Coutue show Scottish model Stella Tennant opened wearing the classic Chanel jacket cropped short with black embroidery over a short skirt with black tights. Kristen McMenamy made a surprise appearance by closing the show as "the bride".