Parisian stroll #13 – Once upon a time

This week, it’s all about travelling from Paris to Deauville, in search of Coco Chanel boutique…

Text: Christina Zikou


Deauville, 1913. Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel, aka Keira Neightley, along with her aunt and great friend Adrienne, incarnated by Clotilde Hesme, opens her boutique in the seaside town in a black and white background. 100 years later, Karl Lagerfeld, creative director at Chanel, “invents reality”, as he says, and releases a film called “Once upon a time” to embellish social and fashion history. Characters incarnated by Stella Tenant, Saskia de Brauw, Sébastien Jondeau, Lindsey Wixson are to be discovered among others, while witty story line, salty exchanges, luxury and elegance, fabulous ensembles, jewels and hats are to transport us to chic universe. Are you ready to go back in time?

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