To grow sweet potatoes and milk cows…

Underneath the imposing dome of the Grand Palais, Lagerfeld constructed his very own Chanel barn on stilts to show the S/S 2010 collection at Paris Fashion Week. 

 

Chanel ss10 Grand Palais Lagerfeld

History is always here with us.

Inspired by the Marie-Antoinette’s hamlet in the grounds of Versailles, Lagerfeld’s creation was every bit as spectacularly whimsical. – Text from Wallpaper

 Watch in 36 seconds what took 6 weeks to create, one week to assemble and 38 men working full time.

As you study the French Revolution you will see the story unfold.

Trianon

Marie Antoinette Petit Hameau

The dream village of Marie-Antoinette realized at Versailles.

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3 responses to “To grow sweet potatoes and milk cows…

  1. IRMA


    true perfection.

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