brought us the Little Black Dress, Coco was also very into neutrals like navy blue and beige, basing many collections around these hues. And now you know! Extra for Experts: For more information on Coco Chanel and her world-famous fashion house, check out these books! Just don't blame us if...

Her little black dress has become a wardrobe must-have and her style advice is still timely (I bet it will always be!!!) So, I decided it would be interesting for you to read some of her famous quotes about fashion, style and beauty. Coco Chanel's Quotes about Fashion, Style and Beauty:...

If you have not yet read the interview, I found it highly informative and most convincing since it's the only evidence regarding Coco Chanel's actions during WWII that are based on her word and not assumption and conjecture. You can read the interview by clicking this link: Coco Chanel –...

These are collections of facts about kissing. Some are brought by science or show business. 1. Thirty-seven percent of men keep their eyes open while kissing whereas 97 percent of women close theirs. 2. A one minute kiss can burn as many as twenty six calories. 3. Research shows that...

Some famous brand name perfumes are: Eau de Cologne (1709) Chanel No. 5 (1921) Opium YSL (1977) Azzaro Pour Homme (1978) Anais Anais (1979) Poison Christian Dior (1985) Eternity Calvin Klein (1988) Envy Gucci (1997) Nu YSL (2001) Rose 31 (2006) Also, preservation of perfumes is of vital...

In 1910 settled Coco Chanel Cambon Street and began to make the name of Parisian chic. In 1913 opened a boutique in Deauville, which complements the jump in the interest of secularism. Tweed cut through its sporty, simple and ideal for a woman to live away from the corsets quickly offered him...

Earlier this month, I had my first-ever sniff of Chanel No. 5 and fell in love with it. Beyond that, Chanel is my favorite high-end brand and I find Coco Chanel herself incredibly interesting, so I thought it was high time that there be a Fashion Philosophy post dedicated to her. Now, it...

, and now another biography — just out this week — alleges that Chanel was an anti-Semite and a Nazi spy for Germany's Abwehr military intelligence organization. Citing evidence culled from archives around the world — and recently declassified documents — author Hal Vaughan makes such...

Watch: Kiera Knightley as Coco Chanel, the complete film If you have 18 minutes to spare today, at work or at home, press the play button below on Karl Lagerfeld's film all about Coco Chanel's first shop in Deauville, France. Set in 1913, Kiera Knightley takes the lead role as Coco Chanel...

The only books I'm reading these days are Chanel biographies because there are at least five books that have come out this fall about Coco Chanel and I'm reviewing them all. For forty years, writers have tackled the life of Coco Chanel and with the exception of Coco Chanel: The Legend and The...

 

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