Once again this year Chanel participated in the annual AMFAR dinner held during the Cannes Film Festival, at the Hotel du Cap Eden-Roc, and hosted by Sharon Stone and Bill Clinton. The CHANEL personal transporter was auctioned off for $65000 by two new auctioneers, Diane Kruger and Joshua Jackson.
Coco on the Lido
For the Cruise 2009/10 collection, Karl Lagerfeld was inspired by the Venetian society of the 1930s and the aesthetics of Visconti's legendary film “Death in Venice”. The looks fused the vibrant Venetian reds of the Renaissance, Fortuny’s prints, and the chiaroscuro technique of the great Italian masters.