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^Thank you! Such a gorgeous collection.

He's such a hit or miss designer. When he hits it - he really hits it. This collection is so sumptuous, realistic and luxurious! But then - when he misses (which he tends to do more often than not), he really misses. His incessant gimmicks have worn way beyond thin.

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2014 Prefall – Texas (Venue – to be announced)
2014 Cruise – Singapore (Loewen Cluster)
2013 Prefall – Edinburgh (Linlithgow Palace)
2013 Cruise – Versailles (Bosquet des Trois Fontaines)
2012 Prefall– Paris-Bombay (Paris, Galerie Courbe of the Grand Palais)
2012 Cruise – Antibes (Hôtel du Cap-Eden Roc)
2011 Prefall – Paris-Bizance (Paris, second-floor of the Chanel couture salon at the Rue Cambon)
2011 Cruise – Saint-Tropez (Sénéquier Café)
2010 Prefall – Shanghai (in a pontoon moored on the Huangpu River)




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2010 Cruise - Venice (Plage du Lido)
2009 Prefall - Moscow (Theatre du Ranelagh, Paris later at the Maly Theatre in Moscow)
2009 Cruise - Miami (The Raleigh)
2008 Prefall - London (Phillips de Pury)
2008 Cruise - Los Angeles (Santa Monica Airport)
2007 Prefall - Monte Carlo (Salle Garnier)
2007 Cruise - New York (Grand Central Terminal)
2006 Prefall - New York (Chanel Boutique, 57th Street)
2006 Cruise - Paris (Buses around Paris and the Café de Flore)
2005 Prefall - Tokyo (Chanel Boutique, Ginza)
2005 Cruise - Paris (Tour boat on the Seine)
2004 Prefall - ???
2004 Cruise - ???
2003 Prefall - ???
2003 Cruise - ???
2002 Prefall - ??? (May not have existed this year)
2002 Cruise - Paris (Café Marly)

And another prefall collection was shown in Paris, but I'm not sure which year.

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I love Chanel by Karl (I love Karl. Period! He is the best ever...the greatest after the great masters and IMO he is greater than YSL).
It's a pity that his Chanel archives are so hard to find. It's almost frustrating.
I think that CHANEL should create an archive website similar to what Prada did.
Something that will feature the original Mademoiselle years, the Philippe Guibourgé years (1975-1982), who introduced the RTW in 1978 and finally the Karl years who started the couture in 1982 and the RTW in 1984 (his first collection was for FW1984. Prior to that, Hervé Leger designed the RTW under his direction).

Most of the videos on Youtube have disappeared, even the most recent collections are hard to find. We needs more CHANEL!!!

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^There is going to be a book published with the archive of what Karl has done at Chanel, it is out sometime this year.

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I love Chanel by Karl (I love Karl. Period! He is the best ever...the greatest after the great masters and IMO he is greater than YSL).
It's a pity that his Chanel archives are so hard to find. It's almost frustrating.
I think that CHANEL should create an archive website similar to what Prada did.
Something that will feature the original Mademoiselle years, the Philippe Guibourgé years (1975-1982), who introduced the RTW in 1978 and finally the Karl years who started the couture in 1982 and the RTW in 1984 (his first collection was for FW1984. Prior to that, Hervé Leger designed the RTW under his direction).

Most of the videos on Youtube have disappeared, even the most recent collections are hard to find. We needs more CHANEL!!!
I wouldn't assume the House of Chanel's archives would be so hard to access... maybe it has to do with the Kaiser's preference for not dwelling in past glories?

Also, that's a nice little timeline of Chanel's previous designers too. I never knew the Hervé Leger designed for the house at one time...

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