Fashionistas across the UAE are getting very excited about a
new exhibition heading our way. Fab French fashion company Chanel will unveil its photographic
exhibition dedicated to Karl Lagerfeld's latest book, The Little Black Jacket:
Chanel's Classic Revisited at The Venue, Downtown Dubai next month.
Following on from Tokyo, New York, London, Paris, Berlin and
Milan, the Dubai unveiling will offer a new stage of the exhibition that
underlines Chanel's values of creativity, modernity and excellence.
The exhibition, which is a collaboration between Karl
Lagerfeld and French style icon Carine Roitfeld, will display original
photographs that illustrate the versatility and timelessness of the iconic
Chanel jacket, seen modelled on a range the couture house’s famous faces who
have each adapted the garment to reflect their own inimitable style.
In addition, new photographs featuring celebs including Keira Knightley, Diane Kruger and Carla Bruni will be on show for the first time.
Running simultaneously with the exhibition, window displays
in Chanel's Dubai Mall and BurJuman boutiques in Dubai, as well as the brand's
boutique at Marina Mall in Abu Dhabi, will present a selection of jackets from
the 2013 Spring-Summer ready-to-wear collection.
The exhibition will be open to the public from Saturday
April 27th until Saturday May 11th 2013, and admission is free.
admission, The Little Black Jacket: Chanel's Classic Revisited by Karl
Lagerfeld and Carine Roitfeld exhibition, 27 April to 11 May 2013, 11am to 9pm on weekdays and 11am to 10pm on weekends, The Venue, Downtown Dubai Mohammed Bin Rashid