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Win a Trip to Paris to see Coco Chanel’s house !!

Posted in Amazing stylists/Fashion Gurus, collegefashionista, competitions, effing amazing., the big guys., we like., wonderfully famous. with tags , , , , on May 18, 2011 by streetcredthread

Teen Vogue and Chanel have teamed up for a contest you won’t want to miss. The prize is a once in a lifetime chance to visit the legendary apartment of Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel and meet Peter Philips, Creative Director of Chanel Makeup. Oh, and did we mention this was in Paris? Sign me up!

To enter, all you have to do is select one of five shades from the Chanel ROUGE COCO SHINE collection and tell us in a video (one minute or less) how your personality captures the essence of the selected shade. Win this and it’s “Bonjour, Paris!” One lucky reader will be living the dream of every couture connoisseur. Visit or for more details!!


Karl Lagerfeld

Posted in effing amazing., the big guys., wonderfully famous. with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 30, 2010 by streetcredthread

As Pierre Balmain’s assistant at 17, this man was destined to be great. From then on, he has collaborated with the likes of Fendi, Jean Patou, Chloe and Chanel… not to mention running his own label ‘Karl Lagerfeld.’

Lagerfeld has created costumes for various operas and ballets, most notably La Scala, The Florence Opera House, the Burgtheater of Vienna and the Monte Carlo Ballet.

Thats not all.

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