The 2021/22 Métiers d’Art collection was presented at 19M, the new creative hub devoted to protecting the heritage of craftsmanship. Located in the 19th arrondissement of Paris, 19M is home to 600 artisans: embroiderers, feather workers, goldsmiths, shoemakers, milliners, glove makers, embroiderers, tanners, and leatherworkers.
Haute horlogerie meets haute couture at Chanel for a fashion-led collection of secret watches.
On a quiet street in the heart of the antiques district of Paris’ Left Bank resides a bookshop full of treasured tomes. Librairie 7L, founded by Karl Lagerfeld, is a haven of creativity. Books dedicated to photography, architecture, modern and contemporary art, fashion, industrial design, gardening, and ceramics line the shelves.
The world of fine watchmaking continues to capitalize on this colour variegation, like these rainbow-hued watch novelties released for Watches and Wonders 2021.
Mascara was originally designed to be protective, though the ancient Egyptians believed it could ward off evil spirits rather than pollen.
Our cover story tests the limits of style without a human subject, projecting the absences that have defined the year.
Chanel’s J12—the ceramic unisex timepiece—was a revolution when it first launched in 2000, and it has since become an icon of 21st-century watchmaking.
Charlotte Cardin is gearing up for her album release later this year. The Montrealer, and Chanel ambassador, centres her lyrics on relationships and the emotions they generate, interested in uncovering how we connect and relate to one another.
Gifting skin-care is tricky; what are you really saying if you give your loved one an anti-aging serum as a present?