Karl Lagerfeld's Hula-Hoop Chanel Bag: Fashion Forward or Fashion Flop?

Fergie 2012/10/04 17:47:04
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Karl Lagerfeld sent some unusual looking bags down the runway for Chanel's spring 2013 collection debut. The bags reinvent the term "oversized" and are basically hula-hoops with purses attached. It's hard to imagine anyone besides Lady Gaga wearing one of these, but check out the picture below and let us know if Chanel's newest creation is fashion forward or a fashion flop.

Chanel is known for fantastic accessories. Whether it's the iconic 2.55 bag that is now more expensive than a small car, or shoes adorned with faux stalagmites, Karl Lagerfeld knows his ladies love their accessoires.

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  • ShaySceneDeletion 2013/02/09 03:40:19
    Fashion Flop
    I usually love chanel so much SmH
  • random thought 2012/12/03 17:47:41
  • Mya Faire 2012/11/12 20:12:55 (edited)
    Fashion Flop
    Mya Faire
    LOL - I have a bridge in Brooklyn that I'd like to sell to anyone who buys this monstrosity! Can you imagine how many times you'd have to say "Excuse me" to all the people you bump throughout the day? ROFL
  • hippie.chic (>‿◠)✌ 2012/11/11 01:33:42
    Fashion Flop
    hippie.chic (>‿◠)✌
    it's ugly
  • alexcapper16 2012/11/02 10:27:49
    Fashion Flop
    I think it's hilarious, I love the fact that he put it on the catwalk (and he can get away with it because he's rich and well-known/highly regarded in the fashion world), but it's totally ridiculous.
  • jt 2012/10/20 17:12:02
    Fashion Flop
    It's so ridiculous and absurd. I want one.
  • JesmineAyu 2012/10/18 12:58:13
    Fashion Forward
    love the clothes, but the............. "thing she brought" ......that's a bad mistake, uniquely interesting but too unique to be in reality ~_~
  • Sammy 2012/10/14 21:35:39
    Fashion Flop
    The bag looks 10 times bigger than that girl.
  • Ashley 2012/10/14 17:47:27
    Fashion Flop
    omg that is so ugly
  • Miss Fiona 2012/10/14 16:23:19
    Fashion Flop
    Miss Fiona
    It isn't practical.
  • amy.swanson.528 2012/10/13 03:20:10
    Fashion Flop
    That looks ridiculous. And inconvenient.
  • Kit 2012/10/13 01:46:01
    Fashion Flop
    So totally ridiculous!!!
  • Mrs.Vader 2012/10/12 21:47:11
    Fashion Flop
    I'd hate to be on an elevator with her.
  • Mya Faire Mrs.Vader 2012/11/12 20:14:51
    Mya Faire
  • arabylilac 2012/10/12 10:40:38
    Fashion Flop
    Lagerfeld is a relic and a total verbal fashion flop. Tired of the mean spirited tripe he parades around.
  • Katja 2012/10/12 09:21:13
    Fashion Flop
    it doesn't seem practic
  • ShimmeryGlitter 2012/10/12 02:32:28
    Fashion Flop
    Sorry, it's kind of cool, but it would get annoying to carry and it is kinda huge. I actually kinda like it. FASHION FORWARD!


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  • Fockq 2012/10/10 15:12:25
    Fashion Flop
    extremely ugly and clownish
  • SimImone 2012/10/10 11:12:21
    Fashion Flop
    Looks. Incredibly. Ridicoulus! :/
  • Chaya2010 2012/10/09 13:25:44
    Fashion Flop
    Love Chanel but the bag doesn't look good at all.
  • Rania__98 2012/10/09 12:04:54
    Fashion Flop
  • Kezzi Morris 2012/10/09 07:05:27
    Fashion Flop
    Kezzi Morris
  • Slurry 2012/10/09 05:57:32
    Fashion Flop
    I think it's awful..I'm usually a fan of Chanel.
  • Christina 2012/10/09 05:14:13
    Fashion Flop
    yet again a designer pushing the realm of practicality and feasibility... would it even fit in a car?
  • janice.heartbriggs 2012/10/09 01:16:03
    Fashion Flop
    dumbest looking thing i've seen today
  • QueenOfUniverseNataliaRoschina 2012/10/09 00:54:41
    Fashion Forward
    Nice! I'd decorate it with messages. Regards from Berlin bad pepsi coke starbucks renaissance woman change or die
  • QueenOf... QueenOf... 2012/10/09 00:59:05
  • Anna 2012/10/09 00:54:28
    Fashion Flop
    Besides, it's not nearly big enough to carry my stuff ;).
  • ChiTownGirl 2012/10/08 19:26:52
    Fashion Flop
    This looks ridiculous...tho maybe if the purse part was removable, I'd bring it to the beach and do some hulas..
  • Sean 2012/10/08 09:26:19
    Fashion Flop
    Like most runway fashions, this is just to draw attention to their commercially available products that are far more practical. You never see any of the outlandish products in stores, but you sure notice them, and their label.
  • Milady 2012/10/08 09:24:59
    Fashion Flop
    Pure stupidity! How easy would it be for someone to snatch that bag right off your shoulder?
  • Ameera 2012/10/08 09:01:44
    Fashion Flop
    r they actually gonna sell that! :|
    hehe i cant wait to laugh at all the rich people that will buy it just because its Chanel
  • barby karring 2012/10/08 05:40:45
    Fashion Flop
    barby karring
    "No explaination needed"
  • Ɛ>NinjaGirl<3 2012/10/08 03:05:37
    Fashion Flop
  • Gothic Kitty 2012/10/07 13:37:04
    Fashion Flop
    Gothic Kitty
    That thing is huge and hideous.
  • Jian Qi 2012/10/07 03:58:14
    Fashion Flop
    Jian Qi
    um do you know how easy it would be to steal something like that, and how annoying and childish it looks?lol from the side it would look a mother carrying her child's toys to work..
  • nerak611 2012/10/07 03:40:12
    Fashion Flop
    Don't look very practical.
  • BILL 2012/10/06 21:28:16
    Fashion Flop
    It will be interesting to see if anyone show's up on America's Got Talent using it in some kind of Hula Hoop Act
  • addie 2012/10/06 20:21:59
    Fashion Flop
    It must be meant as a joke or to get attention to the collection. This is not a serious bag design.
  • Yasuko Mizumura 2012/10/06 18:13:13
    Fashion Flop
    Yasuko Mizumura
    it's not comfortable and I won't imagine carry that all the day @_@")

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