Strand Bookstore will be hosting a panel discussion tonight at 7 PM in celebration of one of fashion’s most iconic figures, Coco Chanel. Paul Morand presents his private conversations with the mysterious and elusive woman in The Allure of Chanel, revealing intimate details on the designer’s life. This updated edition of the book includes illustrious and illustrations by Karl Lagerfeld, head designer and creative director for the Chanel house.
A panel of fashion writers will be on hand to discuss the book and reflect on the legendary Coco Chanel. Panelists include:
- Susan Swimmer, editor at More magazine and fashion writer & commentator
- Emily St. John Mandel, novelist and essayist
- Lauren Cerand, culture and fashion writer
Complimentary champagne and chocolates will be served! Event details here.