PFW-Chanel show, Runway, Fall Winter 2019
Tears and tributes at Chanel’s emotional show to honour the late Karl Lagerfeld,Both the catwalk and front row were filled with a host of Lagerfeld’s muses as emotions ran high at the iconic fashion designer’s final Chanel show
Actress Penélope Cruz also made her catwalk debut, walking the runway in a bridal look and holding a single white rose, followed by Kaia Gerber, one of Lagerfeld’s last collaborators for his eponymous brand.the fashion set and a host of stylish stars gathered to pay tribute to the late Karl Lagerfeld at his Chanel swan song.
Following Karl Lagerfeld’s death on February 19, the autumn/winter 2019 show at Paris Fashion Week marked the iconic designer’s last collection for the brand, which he was at the helm of for over three decades.Guests arrived at Le Grand Palais to find that it had been transformed into a winter wonderland surrounded by mountains, wooden chalets and a thick layer of snow. On each seat sat an illustration of Lagerfeld (in his recognisable monochrome outfit and sunglasses) and Coco Chanel with the poignant words “the beat goes on…”.