Friday, 1 June 2012
Chanel: The Little Black Jacket by Karl Lagerfeld
News of the preparation of the new book The Little Black Jacket, dedicated to the classic black tweed jacket Chanel, back in last February was a real sensation. The project, conceived by Karl Lagerfeld and former editor in chief of French Vogue Carine Roitfeld proved to be very, very large scale: they managed to organize a photo shoot, which agreed to take part many of the "unreachable" celebrities - such as Anna Wintour.But only recently been available to the public only two shots from more than two hundred portraits, made by Karl Lagerfeld.Official release of the book is scheduled for August - then the house of Chanel and fans will be able to see the results of the project completely. Chanel's iconic Little Black Jacket modeled by Freja Beha Erichsen, Saskia de Brauw, Linda Evangelista, Anna Wintour, Tao Okamoto, Baptiste Giabiconi, Daphne Guinness, Claudia Schiffer, Mariacarla Boscono, Sarah Jessica Parker, Milla Jovovich, Natalia Vodianova, Daphne Groeneveld, Gaspard Ulliel, Tilda Swinton, Stella Tennant, Vladimir Restoin-Roitfeld, photographed by Karl Lagerfeld for the upcoming book release, The Little Black Jacket: Chanel's Classic Revisited, including over 200 pages of portrait photography by Lagerfeld. See some of the images below.