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Chanel 2017 Métiers d’Art collection offers a display of sophisticated French fashion

Chanel 2017 Métiers d’Art collection offers a display of sophisticated French fashion

Sneakers and puffer jackets are perhaps the most common uniform in luxury hotel lobbies this winter. But not on Tuesday, when Chanel and Karl Lagerfeld took over the Ritz Paris and sent beauties like Mariacarla Boscono striding across the thick carpets in sophisticated French fashions  — the Italian model in a sultry, fluted dress with a skirt composed of golden eyelash tinsel.

“You have to walk as if you are walking into a chic restaurant, convinced that you are the most beautiful and chicest woman in the world — which you are,” Lagerfeld said during a fitting on Monday for his latest Métiers d’Art collection. He dubbed it “Paris...

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