in the know:
to celebrate their 60th anniversary Chloe will be opening a brand new flagship store in Paris. the store is set to open December 20th on the rue Saint-Honore. the opening will feature 30 limited edition Alice handbags available only at the Paris boutique. find out more HERE.
Chanel’s next Metiers d’Art show is set to take place Decmeber 4th in Scotland at a secretly guarded space outside Edinburgh. find out more HERE.
another fashion book is on its way, this one coming to us from London’s Victoria & Albert Museum. (sidebar: went there the other summer, but of course the fashion area was being redone at that time). Haute Couture, la mode en details du XVIIe au XXe siecle (Haute Couture, Fashion in Detail from the 17th-20th Centuries) takes you thru haute couture’s inception in the royal courts to its present day including images, sketches and more. due out November 2012. find out more HERE.