In the early stages of the Haute Couture Collection, a few key elements came up. Karl mentioned the masculine/feminine silhouette, the decor (Place Vendôme), the fact that we were going to do a show at night and the flashlight shoes. That's where the veil/burglar idea came from,
So BURGLERS were the Chanel beauty inspiration! Somehow, between the midnight tweeds and shadowy show styling, it makes sense.
Butlets be honest, herewhat need would any woman wearing Chanel torch-toed shoes have to burgle?More