The superman comes to the supermarket, as Style.com put it!
Personal favorites included chic black cotton buds sold as batonnets elegants; boxes of handkerchiefs labeled Les Chagrins de Gabrielle; house paint in a color called Gris Jersey; detergent and potato chips; and, best of all, a hardware department that featured a chain saw with a real Chanel chain. The one that most entranced the locals was the recasting of asac poubelle (garbage bag) as a sac plus belle(definitely not a garbage bag). There were also doormats printed with “Mademoiselle Prive.”
Karl Lagerfeld once again surprised the public with his exceptional taste.