“If you want to be sure that your bag will continue to gain value over time, stick with the basics. Go with a classic black Chanel flap bag made in lambskin or caviar leather. The crazy thing is that Chanel continues to raise the retail price on these styles every year or two. So if you bought your jumbo flap in 2006, it cost you £1399.
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Chanel’s Cruise collections are the stuff of fashion fantasy: they come complete with the likes of fully functioning rocket ships, Chanel-stacked supermarket shelves, and icebergs transported specially from the Scandinavian seas. This time, Karl Lagerfeld stayed true to form with a cruise-themed Cruise collection which was staged around a cruise ship docked in the Grand Palais.
And how should Vogue mark this joyous occasion? Naturally it had to be through fashion. We took the nation’s favourite young supermodel, Cara Delevingne, and cast her in the most avant-garde of bridal tributes. “Modern Romance” proves that wearing a white dress on your big day can be anything but predictable.