Chanel Le Chateau Des Dames Metiers D’art 2020/21
Somewhere between artistry and design lays the true beauty of runway design. These ideals merge in Chanel’s latest show, the Le Château Des Dames Métiers D’art 2020/21. Presented each December since 2002, independent of the traditional fashion calendar, this season’s collection was held at the Château de Chenonceau, located in the Loire Valley and also known as “Le Château des Dames.” Originally planned with 200 guests, the show took place with only one high-profile attendee— Kristen Stewart. A fitting guest considering her closet connection to the house as both muse and devotee.
This was creative director Virginie Viard’s first runway outside Paris and despite COVID-19 restrictions, the showcase was a great success. Perhaps leading the charge in proving destination runways are back, the collection was held at the historic Château de Chenonceau. Erected in 1522, and the inspiration behind the collection, Viard