Is Chanel, Inc. Watching Chanel Iman's October 2010 Fashion Editorials

Dots| Model Chanel Iman’s visibility exploded in October with three major editorials, one Canadian and two Italian. Her increasing popularity comes at a time when Chanel, Inc. is aggressively pursuing journalists to not use the word in any context besides for writing about their brand.

Chanel Iman is photographed here, at the September reopening of the Chanel boutique in Soho. For now, all is quiet on the Western front. Enjoy Chanel Iman’s editorials, where she’s in breakout form, and some comments from lawyers about Chanel, Inc.’s intellectual property rights. Read on: What’s In A Name? Chanel Moves to Protect Brand’s Trademark.