Karl Lagerfeld is a ready for a floral gothic explosion with Chanel’s spring/summer haute couture collection, whimsically presented at the Grand Palais in Paris. As usual the event was quite the spectacle, set against the backdrop of a romantic forest using the sound of chirping birds for authenticity and featuring two Chanel brides with a couture clad page boy in tow.

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