The Icons and Idols Issue
Meet the new generation of artisans working in Chanel's fabled ateliers
At some of the most venerable luxury workshops in Paris, young craftspeople are keeping the dream of handmade haute couture alive.
Chanel AW20 was an exercise in leisurely restraint
Virginie Viard channelled pared-back romance with a dash of equestrian chic in her most streamlined collection yet.
Chanel Haute Couture revels in Coco’s childhood
In her latest Chanel Couture show, Virginie Viard presents a tribute to schoolgirl modesty.
A decade of i-D covers: Karl Lagerfeld, 2012
Back in 2012, we sat down with the late, great King of Fashion to talk art, photography and, of course, Choupette.
Virginie Viard’s debut Metier d’Art show was a sleek and sexy tribute to Coco Chanel
With the help of Sofia Coppola, Virgine recreated Coco’s apartment in the Grand Palais.
7 of the most iconic runway invasions
From cats on the catwalk to banner-bearing hot priests, meet some of the chicest gatecrashers around.
chanel enters a new era
Virginie Viard takes it to the Paris rooftops with a collection that injected Coco and Karl classics with a renewed sense of youthfulness.
watch gigi hadid confront a trespasser on the chanel runway
The model wasn't having any of it.
in loving memory of karl lagerfeld 1933-2019
As Chanel prepares for its Paris Fashion Week show, i-D reflects on the life and work of the visionary, and celebrates how his legacy continues to inspire.
virginie viard makes her haute couture debut at chanel
Chanel post-Karl is beginning to shape.
inside last night’s spectacular karl lagerfeld memorial in paris
With a star-studded line up including Pharrell, Cara Delevingne and Gigi Hadid, it was the perfect send-off for one of fashion’s most iconic personalities.
more than half of british and american consumers want a more sustainable fashion industry
As brands from Wrangler to Chanel have begun investing in sustainable production, is the fashion industry finally making progress?