Dreaming of A Chanel Summer

Let’s face it. Some of the world’s best fashion isn’t exactly accessible.

So it’s not uncommon for average, aspiring style savants to find themselves poring over major fashion houses’ websites, daydreaming of one day owning one (or many) of their coveted goods.

Admittedly, I’m guilty of this awful time-wasting act.

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Keira Knightley: Chic in Chanel Couture!

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OMG! Keira Knightley killed it at the premiere of “Never Let Me Go” in London on Wednesday.

The British actress wore a stunningly detailed Chanel Couture exit dress that totally stole the show at the Opening Night Gala of the 54th BFI London Film Festival.

Keep reading for more pics.

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Chanel Spring/Summer 2011

Even if you’re not into Chanel at all (which I doubt!), you absolutely must watch this Spring/Summer 2011 runway show.

The set is phenomenal! Think: fountains, gardens, full orchestra.

To top that, Karl Lagerfeld continued to build his design legacy, with a memorable collection of feathers, moth holes (yes, moth holes!)  and exquisite tailoring.

Love!

Karl Lagerfeld Presents 2010-2011 Cruise Collection for Chanel

German designer, Karl Lagerfeld, presented his his 2010-2011 Cruise collection for French fashion house Chanel in Saint Tropez.

The outdoor fashion show, which saw models arriving on boats, took place on the French Riviera on May 11, 2010.

More pics from the celebrity audience later.

Read more for additional photos.

Update: View Chanel’s official trailer for the show here. Amazing!

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Stars Show Up for Sunglass Hut Flagship Store Opening

Two floors and 6,000 sq ft of designer sunglasses on New York’s most fashionable avenue!

That’s what Sunglass Hut invited the stars out to celebrate when it opened its flagship store on Fifth Avenue yesterday.

Hosting the event was recently named Sunglass Hut Style Director, Rachel Bilson.

The new store, in addition to stocking Burberry, Bvlgari, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Persol, Prada, Ralph Lauren, Tiffany & Co., and Versace, will  feature an uber-cool interactive shopping experience. Customers will be able to try eyewear by taking pictures of themselves, and playing them through a touch screen.

Read more for pics of the celebs who attended.

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