Guest who sat front row at the Chanel Paris-Dombay Pre-Fall 2012 collection sat in front an extravagant Indian table setting with tea, champagne and pastries. The collection was heavily inspired by India , with the models sporting dread locked hair, jewel headpieces and noise rings. Karl infused traditional Indian clothing with Chanel trademarks of tweed fabrics and embroideries. Jasmine Tookes, Lakshmi Menon, Alyssah Ali, Stella Tenant, Crystal Renn and more walked the show.
Lakshmi Menon in “Go ! – Sleek sportwearluxe is having a flirtation with fetish. It’s all about leather, net, some slashed tailoring and a flash of go faster sequins. On your mark, get set …” Photographed by Matthias Vriens-McGrath and styling by Natalie Wansbrough-Jones for Elle Uk December 2011.
Lakshmi Menon in “Glam Test” for Vanity Fair Italia September 2011, photographed by Rafael Stahelin, styling by Ye Young Kim, hair by John Ruidant and make up by Gianpaolo Ceciliato. Lakshmi is wearing, Prada, Blumarine, Roberto Cavalli and more.