Page last updated at 06:02 GMT, Tuesday, 16 June 2009 07:02 UK

A rare glimpse of Karl Lagerfeld at work

Advertisement

Chanel's creative director Karl Lagerfeld has designed special ballet costumes to mark the centenary of the legendary dance group Ballets Russes.

English National Ballet's stars Agnes Oaks and Thomas Edur will wear the exclusive creations for the performance at Sadler's Wells theatre in London.

BBC cameras were at Chanel in Paris for the final fitting, where Karl Lagerfeld explained his designs.

Video produced by Fiona Graham, shot and edited by John Galliver

SEE ALSO

Story Tools

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific