"Chanel Catwalk: The Complete Collections" is not just a fashion book. It is a monument to fashion history. This best-selling book was the first to bring together every Chanel collection ever made by Karl Lagerfeld in one volume. Now it has been fully updated to include Lagerfeld's latest collections for the house. Also included are the collections of his right-hand man and successor Virginie Viard. This revised edition offers an unparalleled overview of twenty-eight new collections.
Karl Lagerfeld and Virginie Viard: An era at Chanel
The book begins with a brief history of Karl Lagerfeld and Virginie Viard's time at Chanel. Both designers have left their mark on the iconic brand. Their biographical profiles offer fascinating insight into their influence and style.
The collections: Haute Couture, Ready-to-Wear, Cruise and Métier d'arts
The collections are organized chronologically. They include everything from Haute Couture and Ready-to-Wear to Cruise and Métier d'arts. Each is introduced by a short text. This text reveals the influences and highlights and is illustrated with carefully selected catwalk images. These images show hundreds of spectacular garments, details, accessories, beauty looks and set designs. Also featured are the top models who wore them on the catwalk.
A rich reference section: Index and more
The book concludes with a rich reference section, including a comprehensive index. This section makes "Chanel Catwalk: The Complete Collections" not only a wonderful coffee table book. It is also a valuable reference work for fashion professionals, students and enthusiasts.
A must-have for fashion enthusiasts
"Chanel Catwalk: The Complete Collections" is more than a book. It is a tribute to the art of fashion. It captures the essence of Chanel's legacy and offers unparalleled insight into the work of two of the most influential designers of our time. Whether you are a fashion professional, a student or just someone who loves beautiful clothes, this book is a must-have. It is a window into a world of elegance, innovation and beauty. It is also a lasting reminder of the magic of Chanel.