Chanel’s Paris Fashion Week show featured an actual beach on the runway!

When you think about Chanel, tweed, intricate detailing, and insane runway designs immediately come to mind. Well, for the French brand’s Spring Summer ’19 collection, Karl Lagerfeld took his grand display of clothing five steps further by creating one of the most spectacular sets known to the fashion crowd, bringing the actual beach to the Grand Palais.


Following a monumental Cruise show that featured a full-blown cruise ship, the designer invited journalists, influencers, and fashion gurus to witness his latest dazzling brainchild — sand, waves, beach huts, lifeguards, and all. Ahead, take a look at some of the coolest ‘grams, straight from the Chanel by the Sea show.