The Snap Blog

News & updates from the Snap Fashion team


  1. Chanel Metiers D’Art Show

    Karl Lagerfeld has done it again! Last week, he debuted new designs in the Chanel Metiers D’Art Show. The show took place in an 18th century castle in Salzburg, which added to the overall romantic atmosphere of the collection. The collection featured a variety of fabrics including lace, cashmere, felt, and tweed. There was also… More

  2. Snap Fashion Loves Chanels Butterfly Gardens

      Bringing the outdoors to you, the Selfridge’s beauty hall is housing Chanel’s counter turned gardens for a limited time only.  Complete with swings, trees and green and pink butterflies – Inspired by the shades of Chanels fragrance. The iconic beauty brand is creating an imaginative oasis for customers to enjoy. Indulge in complimentary makeovers… More

  3. Sweetie darling sweetie: Chanel vs Swatch

    Karl Lagerfeld’s AW14 supermarket sweep was a joy to behold from the plastic-wrapped bags and shopping baskets to the vibrant tweeds and all the Chanel-branded cereals and juices. But my favourite little detail of all was the rainbow-hued sweetie necklaces and bracelets which also featured the iconic double c logo (of course). While those little beauties… More

  4. Lessons to learn about fashion longevity from Chanel Pre SS14

    Fashion is stylish vicious circle. Just as you get your head around one set of trends, another batch come along and there are new rules to learn. So factor in the increasing importance of cruise collections (now known as Pre collections) and voila…extra homework! But it’s homework we’re happy to do. Especially when dished out by… More

  5. Perspex bags: plastic fantastic

    Sometimes the best fashion accessories are completely frivolous. No-one could claim that a teeny-weenie Perspex clutch is a practical purpose that can be justified on a price-per-wear basis, but how about the value of happiness? There is something joyful about this summer’s Perspex clutches – a little candy clutch in jelly-bean colours. And much like… More

  6. PFW: top 3 OTT sets/most entertaining shows

    Ah Paris- city of lights and totally over-the-top sets at Fashion Week. Of course PFW is all about the clothes but opulent venues, extravagant runways and now zip wires (?!) are trending too. I was secretly hoping for a fashion moment similar to Louis Vuitton’s escalator twins of SS13 and I was not disappointed. Chanel… More

  7. Our BAFTA Celebrity Snaps

    We’ve shown you who we think were the best dressed at last night’s BAFTAs ceremony – now have a look at the outfits we’ve Snapped so you can steal their style! Jessica Chastain wore an amazing Roland Mouret royal blue dress – we’ve found this gown from Manoukain that will make you stand out in… More

  8. Best dressed: BAFTAs

    As we separate the winners from the losers (if any Hollywood star is a loser) at this year’s BAFTAs, we’ve picked our favourite looks from the red carpet. From classic Chanel Couture and monochrome Dior to canary yellow and a very cool jumpsuit, there’s something for everyone! Jessica Chastain wins the prize for Vogueing in… More

  9. Top 5: Paris Couture Week dresses

    Of course there are some crazy creations shown off at Paris Couture Week but here are five dresses that we would happily wear to the Oscars…if we were nominated and had squillions of pounds, obviously. We would probably go a little easier on the make-up in Chanel’s case though – not that it didn’t look… More