Rihanna Wears Vintage Chanel Sunglasses on Victoria's Secret Runway
Rihanna has put on a spectacular performance on the Victoria’s Secret runway. Rihanna performed her new single 'Diamonds' but it wasn’t sparkle she chose to accesorise herself with but vintage Chanel pearl adorned sunglasses. A lover of Chanel and sunglasses in general she stunned the audience in a high split black gown and bodice and black lace long gloves and sunglasses to match strings of pearls around her neck. The vintage round Chanel sunglasses featured faux pearls around the rims and temples and first appeared in the spring/summer 1994 Chanel catwalk ready-to-wear collection.
Chanel 5242 – Latest Chanel Tweed Comes to Sunglasses
Rihanna's old school Chanels are thought to be over the thousand pound mark. But Chanel sunglasses have a habit of becoming classics so you can really take your pick from our rather more modestly priced collection.
It’s a superb piece showing the ground breaking expertise with which Karl Lagerfeld has brought Chanel up to date with over the quarter of a century or so he has headed the house. Focusing on the staples from Gabrielle Chanel's career have been his speciality and in addition to pearls, tweed amongst others has been revived constantly season to season. One of the latest incarnations of tweed also comes in sunglasses form with tweed dressed temples. The 5242 is inspired the the military themed Chanel Boy bag collection.
Rihanna has a stunning collection of sunglasses in addition to Chanel she wears Prada, Miu Miu, Ray-Ban and Oliver Peoples amongst others.
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