11/07/2013 15:54 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Books + Fashion = Karl Lagerfeld's Library Shoot

A Chanel photo shoot, captured by Karl Lagerfeld himself, in a library off the Rue St Germain. Have you ever heard anything so romantic?

The head designer and creative director of the fashion house was assisted by his muse, Lady Amanda Harlech, while Derek Blasberg documented the master at work and helpfully posted the result on Instagram.



If you're less about the books and more about the fashion, take a look at Chanel's Spring/ Summer 2013 collection...