After much speculation, it is confirmed! Blake Lively will be the newest face of Chanel. She will be featured in the upcoming campaign for the label’s new Mademoiselle handbag collection.
Buzz began when she was spotted last July in the front row at the Chanel Hauté Couture show in Paris. Then in September at the reopening of the label’s NY store in SoHo she was spotted by the hand most of the night with Lagerfeld. Lastly, last month she was spotted around Paris doing a shooting for what is now confirmed. Blakely will be the newest face of Chanel. When the 21 year old Gossip Girl starlet was asked about her newest coronation, she stated,
“Though I am the face of, I will carry it like every girl, I will always feel it’s more than just a purse. It’s a quilted case full of lipstick, love letters and the dreams and possibilities that I have always felt every time I see that beautiful ‘CC.'”