It is official, Tilda Swinton has become the new face of Chanel. Karl Lagerfeld is elated and everyone knows he has an affinity for the absurd. He carefully chooses each celebrity for the campaigns and Tilda Swinton is a bold and sophisticated choice. Karl doesn't care to comply to the mainstream mentality and opting for Swinton is just another act of defiance against the fashion world. One can't help, but admire Lagerfeld's tenacity and recognition of talent.
Tilda Swinton is an unusual English actress known for her mainstream and art house films. Her delicate body frame and pale white skin will be paired perfectly with the luxury label's high fashions.
Tilda Swinton is the new face of Chanel and the anticipation for the campaign is already about to build.