I have a handbag addiction. It’s a problem. Last night I tried to check out Chanel’s Fall & Winter line, and absolutely couldn’t believe the website. It’s a UX & Design nightmare.
The navigation is wretched and believe it or not these images all rotate. It just about gave me a seizure looking at it. I added some pink arrows to show the nav, since it’s pretty much completely impossible to find otherwise.
To see the rotating images in action, check this out: http://www.chanel.com/en_US/fashion/products/handbags.html
I get the concept… but it turned out looking like a discount warehouse website, not a site that makes me want to drop 4k on a handbag.
Making your site nav disappear in maniacally rotating images = UX Fail.