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Chanel. The hemline chain weight--another much-copied hallmark, which ensures the garment (which is actually usually very light, and with lots of "give") hangs properly without bunching up in the back as the wearer sits or moves. Also a good look at the silk lining.

Chanel. The hemline chain weight--another much-copied hallmark, which ensures the garment (which is actually usually very light, and with lots of "give") hangs properly without bunching up in the back as the wearer sits or moves. Also a good look at the silk lining.

Making of the Chanel Little Black Jacket: stitching it in. © Chanel.

The Chanel Little Black Jacket of Past and Present

Chanel. Note the elegant and flattering slight drop in the rear hemline.

NWT CHANEL most WANTED and ICONIC LITTLE BLACK JACKET Sz 40

Note the elegant and flattering slight drop in the rear hemline.

Authentic Chanel Black Lace Summer Jacket (they've made their own "fabric" by stitching lace to silk).

Authentic Chanel Black Lace Summer Jacket 00T FR40

Authentic Chanel Black Lace Summer Jacket (they've made their own "fabric" by stitching lace to silk).

How Chanel Makes Its Little Black Jackets (Video) | POPSUGAR Fashion

Watch — How Chanel Makes Its Little Black Jackets

Chanel. Poly/rayon/viscose metallic tweed with silk lining.

AUTH CHANEL Black Shimmer Tweed Fringed Jacket Blazer 38

La Sewista!: May 2014     See the use of the chain sewn into the bottom of  the jacket

: May 2014 See the use of the chain sewn into the bottom of the jacket

Chanel. Wool/cotton tweed; this is a gorgeous example of Chanel's always ultra-precise matching of the pattern in the sleeves to that of the torso's. (For my garment I'm probably picking a solid fabric that will be much more forgiving to match.)

Gorgeous Chanel Classic Tweed Jacket 42 NEW Rare Coat Blazer

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