Fall Winter 2016/17 Haute Couture Collection – The CHANEL Ateliers

CHANEL Fall-Winter 2016/17 Haute Couture show, held on Tuesday July 5,  paid tribute to its petites mains who works in the secrecy of the House ateliers. Their expertise – split into two tailleur ateliers [ tailoring ] and two flou ateliers [dressmaking ] – makes CHANEL Haute Couture special and exceptional. The Grand Palais was transformed into a recreated ateliers complete with tables, sewing machines, mirrors, pins, fabrics, multi-coloured threads, toiles and mannequins.

Fall Winter 2016/17 Haute Couture Collection - The CHANEL Ateliers

Fall Winter 2016/17 Haute Couture Collection - The CHANEL Ateliers

Fall Winter 2016/17 Haute Couture Collection - The CHANEL Ateliers

Fall Winter 2016/17 Haute Couture Collection - The CHANEL Ateliers