There has been a lot of avant-garde-ish discussion about designing around bourgeois classics this
season—beige, ladylike suits; silk dresses; chain bags; logos. Mademoiselle Chanel had a hand in writing
those rules. It was about ’80s tweed jackets, suits, cropped cashmere sweaters, and quilted chain bags.Already it was about athleisure and the newly arrived trend for leggings and cycling-slash-scuba shorts.