The legendary and incomparable Coco Chanel brought the world Chanel No. 5, one of the most iconic and bestselling fragrances ever made. Coco was known for her short hair, flawless makeup looks, and understated yet elegant fashion choices.
French Fashion Designer Coco Chanel (1883 - 1971), circa 1962.I Wish I Could Have Known Her.I Would Have Asked Her Whom Or What Was The Muse Or Inspiration Behind The Driving Force Of Her Brilliant Designs.
Coco Chanel "Fashion fades, only style remains the same" The daughter of a laundrywoman and a marketstall holder, she worked as a club singer and hat maker before becoming one of the greatest fashion designers the world has ever seen.
20 Famous influential women who changed the world | Coco Chanel (1883-1971) – French fashion designer. One of the most innovative fashion designers, Coco Chanel was instrumental in defining feminine style and dress during the 20th Century. Her ideas were revolutionary; in particular she often took traditionally male clothes and redesigned them for the benefit of women.