Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Chanel wows Dubai with Cruise collection  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 17/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Chanel?s karl lagerfeld offered up an arabian-infused cruise collection 2014/2015 in dubai on tuesday.

models sashayed down a bedouin-inspired tent in sedate clothes respectful of local customs

it was on a small island off the coast of dubai in a setting inspired by the arabian nights that karl lagerfeld chose to present on tuesday night the chanel cruise collection 2014-2015.

it was a collection of oriental inspiration with models wearing heavy silver jewellery and robes reinterpreting the checkerboard pattern of the keffiyeh .

“this is my idea of an idealised east but east for everyone” karl lagerfeld said. “there is no folklore. this is an idea that can inspire the east in terms of fashion .”

guests including actresses vanessa paradis and tilda swinton and princess ameera al-taweel wife of saudi billionaire walid bin talal arrived on small dhows to the island.

they walked among he tents amid the magical spectacle of hundreds of small candles placed on the sand with the sound of a traditional lute player in the backdrop.

karl lagerfeld talks to a television presenter after the fashion show

in a large hall built for the occasion and whose facade was reminiscent of the symbol of the house guests - including an elegant majority clad in chanel - were placed around low tables decorated with lanterns or on cushions to watch the parades. asked why he chose dubai to organise for the first time a parade karl lagerfeld said that “this is the world of tomorrow.”

“after all this is the city where there is the highest building in the world... it is a modern reality that goes beyond the modern reality of the old europe. here everything is new” he said after greeting shaikh ahmed bin saeed al maktoum chairman of dubai aviation authority and president of emirates airlines who welcomed him to the city.


 


Khaleej Times




  MENA News Headlines
 Apr 27 2017 - Afghanistan- The Growing MistrustDaily Outlook Afghanistan
(MENAFN - Daily Outlook Afghanistan) Following the Friday's deadly attacks on a military base in Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghan MPs lashed out at Pakistan. The attack, which killed and wounded hundreds of ...

 Apr 27 2017 - The Relentless Violation of Human RightsDaily Outlook Afghanistan
(MENAFN - Daily Outlook Afghanistan) The heart-wrenching picture of three-year-old Syrian boy Aylan Kurdi, who drowned in the Mediterranean Sea on September 02, 2015, reflected the pains and ...

 Apr 27 2017 - U.S. Deeply Concerned about Turkey's Airstrikes in Syria, IraqDaily Outlook Afghanistan
(MENAFN - Daily Outlook Afghanistan) WASHINGTON - The United States said Tuesday it is "deeply concerned" that Turkey conducted airstrikes in Syria and Iraq without "proper ...

 Apr 27 2017 - Afghan, Iraq Troops a 'Long-Term' Pledge: TurnbullDaily Outlook Afghanistan
(MENAFN - Daily Outlook Afghanistan) KABUL - Australian soldiers will remain in Iraq and Afghanistan for a long time, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said during a secret visit to the Middle ...

 Apr 27 2017 - Jordan- No casualties in military helicopter crashJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Amman, Apr. 26 (Petra) -- A Cobra helicopter Wednesday crashed into the ground, due to technical failure during a training trip in the Al Ghabawi area, eastern Amman, ...

 Apr 27 2017 - Joint Jordanian-Saudi military drill continuesJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Amman, April 26 (Petra) -- A joint Jordanian-Saudi military drill which kicked off last week continued Wednesday by the Royal Saudi Navy's Eastern Fleet and Jordan's ...

 Apr 27 2017 - Jordan- Interior minister discusses with British official security cooperationJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Amman, April 27 (Petra)--Interior Minister Ghalib Al Zu'bi on Thursday, discussed with London Metropolitan Police's acting deputy commissioner Police Mark Rowley, scopes ...

 Apr 27 2017 - Jordan issues $500mln EurobondsJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Amman, April 26 (Petra) -- The ministry of finance on Wednesday announced that it had successfully issued $500 million worth of Eurobonds on international markets with a ...

 Apr 27 2017 - Jordan- King congratulates Sierra Leone, Togo on national daysJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) For newspapers........ Amman, April 27 (Petra)--His Majesty King Abdullah II, on Thursday, sent cables of congratulations to President of Sierra Leone Ernest Bai Koroma ...

 Apr 27 2017 - Jordan- State minister for media affairs meets IINA directorJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Amman, April 27 (Petra)--State Minister for Media Affairs and Government Spokesperson Mohammad Momani received on Thursday, Director General of the International Islamic ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help