Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
We tend to think of our future vacations in terms of locale. A sandy beach, a colorful sunset, a leisure stroll along a lush green path, and no real concept of time. But for the debut of Chanel's resort '14 collection, we're building dreams of our great escape based on fashion first. Set in the East, the massive runway show took place at Singapore's Loewen Cluster on Dempsey Hill, and was filled with colors and silhouettes that invite thoughts of the most amazing getaway ever.
There were several themes that were evident across the resort-ready collection, including nautical white-and-blue patterns; wide, billowy pants paired with embellished jackets; and (blame it on the Met) a combination of punk and refinement throughout. And following in the lines of Chanel's other special runway accessories, we were most amused by the custom cricket bats with linked Cs that were carried down the catwalk — the ultimate playtime must-have for the woman who lives and breathes Chanel.
Ahead, see all the looks in the resort '14 collection that are luxe, lavish, and laid-back in the chicest way imaginable.
Photo: Courtesy of Chanel
Chanel Resort '14 Is
We are creatures of habit. That can be a good thing, if your habits include eating an apple a day or getting eight hours of sleep at night. Others, like not being able to leave home without a jam-packed purse, are not so great. Might not have time for lunch? Grab a granola bar. Feel a little sniffly? In go the tissues. read
The checkered history of lipliner is pretty interesting. After the way it was used in the '80s (#neverforget), people either love it or loathe it. Recently, it's started to make a resurgence in the beauty space. Suddenly, drawn-in lips are gaining some serious footing again.
But, this trend hasn't always followed the read