On May 8th 2013 Karl Lagerfeld unveiled his two new short films
Women Only and Once Upon a Time…
during a private screening at the Raffles Hotel in Singapore.
Astrid BERGES-FRISBEY wore a short white dress, look 47
from the Spring/Summer 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection.
She was carrying a white clutch.
Above: The identical reproduction of the street
where Coco Chanel's boutique was located for the film Once Upon a Time.
The film celebrates the 100 years since Gabrielle Chanel
opened her first boutique in Deauville in 1913.
It stars Keira Knightley and Clotilde Hesme.
Karl Lagerfeld shot the film over two days in March
at the Cité du Cinéma, a studio complex just outside Paris.
Keira Knightley and Clotilde Hesme wore outfits especially
designed by Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel
Once Upon a Time
Kiera and Clotilde in Chanel's Deauville Shop
Clotilde HESME at the screening - she wore a long high waisted navy silk and lace skirt,
look 17 from the Spring/Summer 2012 Haute-Couture Collection
with beige chained sandals. She was carrying a blue resin clutch.
Coco Chanel and Boy Capel in the movie.
Lindsey Wixson as Mrs Wonderbilt ...
... looks at all the hats and knitwear and decides to buy Everything! Xx
Charlie Chaplin and Somerset Maugham have written in the Palm Court
of the Legendary Raffles Hotel where Karl Lagerfeld
previewed the two short films to CHANEL ambassadors
Zhou Xun, Anna Mouglalis and Astrid Bergès-Frisbey
as well as the stars of the films, including
Clotilde Hesme, Caroline de Maigret, Stella Tennant,
Saskia de Brauw, Jamie Bochert, Ashleigh Good and Lindsey Wixon
Sigrid AGREN wore a short ivory dress. She wore a gold
coloured necklace with a black and white Boy bag from the
Cruise Versailles Collection and navy sandals
from the Spring/Summer Act 1 2013 Collection.
Anna MOUGLALIS wore an ivory silk and lace sleeveless
button down dress, look 49 from the Spring/Summer 2006
Haute-Couture Collection. She was carrying a black leather clutch.
Caroline DE MAIGRET wore a long silk
pleated black sleeveless dress, look 59 from the
Fall/Winter 2012/13 Ready-to-Wear Collection
and a little black tweed jacket with black pumps.
She was carrying a black leather Boy bag.
ZING wore a black jacket with pearls from the Spring/Summer
2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection.
Photos: Olivier Borde
Zhou XUN wore a white ruffled blouse, look 30, from
the Paris Edimbourg Collection with a printed
black and white leather skirt, look 64, from the
Fall/Winter 2013/14 Ready-to-Wear Collection.
Zhou Xun photographed by Wenjei Cheng
Ambiance Photos: Olivier Saillant