FN Pick: Karl's Big Vision

With giant wind turbines and dozens of futuristic platforms on display, the Chanel show in Paris took production value to a whole new level.

Chanel Karl Lagerfeld

With 13 giant wind turbines, dozens of futuristic platforms and the fashionable workings of Karl Lagerfeld on display, the Chanel show at the Grand Palais in Paris took production value — and, well, the actual temperature — to a whole new level. The designer, who easily one-upped himself and stretched the imagination with his hula-hoop signature bag, completed the spectacle with a finale stroll on the solar panel-tiled runway.

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