Lots of Chanel news the past month that I didn’t get to post for one reason or another but is still post-worthy – check out my round-up of not-to-be-missed Chanel news….
Not everyone can afford Chanel – here’s how to make your own. The Londoner
Jennifer Anniston wore Chanel to her Walk of Fame Ceremony. Socialite Life
Rose Byrne wore a dazzling Chanel cuff to the 2012 Academy Awards ceremony. Jewel Snob
Lindsay Lohan kept warm this winter with Chanel ear muffs. Daily Mail
Last August I mentioned that Coco Chanel’s vacation home, La Pausa, was for sale. Well, it’s been scooped up off the market for an undisclosed amount but the property was listed for about €40 million. Riviera Times
There has been some controversy about the crystal cuffs shown at the Chanel Fall 2012 show – some say that Chanel ripped off Pamela Love. I don’t think they did anything intentional but Chanel has refused to produce the cuffs. Whatever. I don’t think the Pamela Love cuffs are all that original – they’re fancy versions of flea market crystal jewelry (just my 2 cents). Fashionista
Word on the street is that Chanel has received approval to design a new store on Bond Street in London that will also be the new U.K. headquarters for the brand. You can bet there will be some cool exclusive product and parties when this boutique opens up. Vogue UK