Coco Chanel poses in a black longsleeved dress and pearls. Credit: Lipnitzki/Roger Viollet/Getty Images Coco Chanel poses in a black longsleeved dress and pearls. Credit: Lipnitzki/Roger Viollet/Getty Images - via StyleList
"Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel was a French fashion designer and founder of the Chanel brand. She was the only fashion designer to appear on Time Magazine's list of the 100 most influential people of the century.
Coco Chanel: The French fashion designer Coco Chanel ruled over Parisian haute couture for almost six decades. Famous for her now-classic innovations were the Chanel suit, costume jewelry, and the little black dress.
"A woman who doesn't wear perfume has no future." - Coco Chanel Coco Chanel The French fashion designer Coco Chanel photographed by her great friend Cecil Beaton in her room at the Ritz Hotel in Paris, March