FASHION NEWS: Crystal Renn For Chanel
All of the fashion world is buzzing over the new Chanel ad campaign featuring plus-size model Crystal Renn. The first peak of Crystal Renn starring in the campaign for the reopening of the Chanel Soho store were released today.
It wasn’t that long ago that Karl Lagerfeld said “no one wants to see round women.” The fact that he has now hired Crystal for the Chanel ads is a big coup for the model. She also walked in the Chanel resort show in Saint Tropez in May.
For the past few months as the fashion weight debate heated up, Crystal Renn has been in fashion news headlines often. Not only is she a role model for other plus size models because of her personal struggle, but she also never shies away from taking the spotlight on runways around the world and in spread in V Magazine.
In the Chanel ads, the focus is off of Crystal’s size and sticks to her beautiful face. Fashion news sources say Crystal Renn and male model Baptiste Giabiconi shot the black and white ads in Paris with Karl Lagerfeld.
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