FROM THE HEART: Fresh from walking in the Chanel show on Tuesday, a white rose in hand, house ambassador Penélope Cruz shared some words on the experience, and memories of her time spent with Karl Lagerfeld.
“I felt like laughing and crying at the same time, to see all these people who loved him so much celebrating him together. But seeing all this, also it’s the beginning of something else, all that he’s created over all these years,” the actress said during an interview in front of one of the chalets in the alpine set.
Penélope Cruz on the runway at Chanel RTW Fall 2019.
“The collection I saw today gave me goosebumps because everything is there: the past, present and future. I loved that they took the time at the beginning of the show, that they asked for that minute of silence. It made everybody stop and breathe, then there was the right kind of energy for the show,” added Cruz.
When asked to share memories of her time spent with the designer, she recalled being a little girl and “studying everything that he was doing, for all the different brands, but especially Chanel, and dreaming of getting to know him one