All posts tagged: CHANEL

The Best of the Spring Summer 2021 Haute Couture Shows

The Best of the Spring Summer 2021 Haute Couture Shows

The haute couture shows in Paris are meant to be the stuff of dreams, and even the global coronavirus pandemic couldn’t stop them from weaving their magic spell. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has a summary of our top picks of the best of the spring summer 2021 haute couture shows in Paris, including looks from Fendi, Iris van Halpern, Dior, Valentino and Chanel.

The Best Sparkling High Jewelry Gifts of the Season

The Best Sparkling High Jewelry Gifts of the Season

The haute joaillerie shows in Paris are held twice a year in Paris, just after the haute couture shows. A perfect gown requires a perfect necklace, no? Now, just in time for holiday gifting season, these stunning pieces are available in-store (but definitely NOT online). Which ones would make the best gift for someone who loves fine jewelry? Our intrepid correspondent Jillian Tangen volunteered to personally investigate this pressing issue. Now she’s sharing our holiday haute joaillerie gift guide of the best fine luxury sparkling high jewelry gifts of 2020.

the luxury gift guide of the best gifts with a New York City theme

The Luxury Gift Guide: the Best Gifts from New York City

Well, it has been quite a year in Gotham, dear reader. And yet, we’re still standing strong. And we still feel the same giddy and passionate love for New York City that we did the very first time we ever visited. Maybe even more. If someone on your holiday gift list really loves New York City, or misses living here, as New Yorkers these are our top picks for the very best luxury gifts right now with an NYC theme.

What are the best brands for luxury faux fur and shearling coats this season?

The Best Luxury Faux Fur Brands in the World

More and more global luxury brands have announced their decisions to go fur-free. As fall arrives and temperatures drop, we’ve assessed the new options in faux leather jackets, and now we’re turning our attention to faux fur and faux shearling. What are the best luxury faux fur brands in the world right now? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has rounded up eight designers and brands that are at the sustainable fashion forefront in fur, along with the faux fur and shearling coats to have on your list this season.