Paris, December 7th
During the summer 2010, Vanessa Paradis gave a series of 20 acoustic shows in France. For the first time, her repertoire, from "Joe le taxi" to "Divine Idylle", was reinterpreted with 8 acoustic musicians amongst which a string quartet.This project led to a live album but also to a movie retracing the full-length concert of July 12th at the Royal Opera of the Palace of Versailles.The Deluxe collector set in limited and numbered edition features the portfolio "Une nuit à Versailles" with exclusive photos of Vanessa Paradis by Karl Lagerfeld.
On November 18th, Chanel showcased a special event in Singapore on the rooftop of the Marina Bay Sands building.The setting, featuring a 492 feet infinity swimming pool and surrounded by a panoramic view of the city's skyline, was the backdrop for the remake of the Cruise 2010/11 fashion show originally presented in Saint-Tropez last May.At nightfall, the Sands Sky Park was transformed into a party venue for the guests.The event was organized to celebrate the opening of the boutique at the ground floor of the building: a 648 m² fashion duplex designed by Peter Marino.
On November 17th, Chanel welcomed its guests at the Omotesando boutique, in the heart of Tokyo's trendiest shopping area, to celebrate the arrival of the latest Cruise 2010/11 collection.For the occasion, the boutique was redecorated in the spirit of the show presented in Saint-Tropez last May.
The boutique and the terrace on the 4th floor of the building were tranformed into a Tropezian café as a party venue where the guests, including fashion celebrities, journalists and bloggers, enjoyed a live music performance, inspired by the playlist of the fashion show.The installation will be on display for ten days.