Chanel fall/winter 2016-2017 ready-to-wear collection model 1

 

Big, show-stopping bracelets turned out to be another similarity to the red carpet style of this year’s Academy Awards. And, given that it was Chanel, the cuffs were drenched in pearls. Beyond that, the upscale brand borrowed yet another Oscars 2016 jewelry look: classic retro meets modern. On yesterday’s runway, the house let us know (in no uncertain terms) that the new modern clothes often need pearls with a past-era undertone.

 

Chanel fall/winter 2016-2017 ready-to-wear collection model 2