Posts Tagged ‘Chanel No. 5’

October 22nd, 2012

A tale of two Brad Pitts for Chanel No. 5

I love me some Brad Pitt, but the new Chanel No. 5 ad that was released a few days ago left me underwhelmed. I’m not a fan of Chanel No. 5 (I think the only fragrance I like less than Chanel No. 5 is Thierry Mugler Angel, which smells to me like cat pee) but […]

May 8th, 2012

Brad Pitt is the new face of Chanel No. 5

Brad Pitt is the new face of Chanel No. 5, it was announced today. (Yes! The perfume!) I have mixed feelings about this. On the one hand…mmm…Brad Pitt. On the other hand…eeewww…Chanel No. 5. Chanel No. 5 was Coco Chanel‘s first fragrance, created in 1921 as a revolutionary perfume designed to appeal to the modern, […]

June 26th, 2009

Madonna’s New Ads for Louis Vuitton

Bring on the airbrushing!  Louis Vuitton has just unveiled new ads featuring Madonna in which she looks like a wax figurine.  Shot by Steven Meisel for Fall 2009, the Material Madge looks gorgeous, but I’d rather see her in all her womanly glory (and yes, that means with crow’s feet!).  Let’s celebrate aging and the […]

May 6th, 2009

Audrey Tautou’s Chanel No. 5 Commercial Debuts

We received a sneak-peek in March, and Chanel has finally debuted its stunning new commercial with Audrey Tautou for iconic scent Chanel No. 5.  The commercial, directed by Amelie and A Very Long Engagement director Jean-Pierre Jeunet is to die for.  Once you’re finished happily drowning in all the atmosphere, however, it’s also a little giggle-inducing: […]

March 20th, 2009

Chanel No. 5′s new commercial with Audrey Tautou

Oh, the glamour of it all! Chanel is producing another soul-crushingly gorgeous commercial for its No. 5 fragrance; Audrey Tautou, from Amelie, will star.  Below are publicity stills from the two-minute-and-25-second ad, which will debut on May 5–88 years, to the day, after Coco Chanel introduced Chanel No. 5.  Audrey stars alongside Travis Davenport, and the […]