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A must read..Coco's life story..romance, intrigue, where she lived & when, and why the Wertheimer family own her company.
Gabrielle Chanel working on a model for her first collection in 1954. Unknown Photographer. © Chanel
Coco Chanel, Paris, France 1913
Chanel in Cannes, 1939 30s 40s white pant trouser blazer street photo couture fashion style
Coco Chanel (Gabrielle Bonheur 1883–1971) was a French fashion designer, founder of the Chanel brand and credited for liberating women from the "corseted silhouette"
Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel (40) - 1923 - Paris Nightclub. She looks different here than in most pictures... very young and innocent (esp for a lady of 40! :)
Coco Chanel, Deauville in front of first Chanel store, 1913
Coco Chanel, 1937 // photo by Roger Schall
Coco Chanel at Place Vendome in Paris