fashion, made it more modest, but a lot more elegant. 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...

Fashion Royalty – Coco Chanel A new film about fashion royalty Coco Chanel is set to hit cinemas this Friday. Coco Before Chanel looks at the life of the icon before she launched the Chanel brand. Whilst we'd all like to own a piece of Chanel, the £1000 + price tag for most of their items...

a biography and biopic have come out delving into bits and pieces of Coco Chanel's life, but an upcoming biography is said to have unearthed some new details. With the release of, out Nov. 10, biographer Lisa Chaney claims to have concrete evidence that Chanel used drugs, embraced...

Both day and eveningwear from Chanel was made comfortable so that movements weren't hindered. Low heels, sleeveless blouses under jackets, bags on long straps – all these were intended to provide woman with comfort. Coco Chanel never created fashion for fashion. Her clients' comfort was above...

Monday, December 6, 2010 'if you were born without wings, do nothing to prevent them from growing' - Coco Chanel 'if you were born without wings, do nothing to prevent them from growing' - Coco Chanel This is one of my favourite quotes from Grabrielle 'Coco' Chanel, one of my favourite and...

My ambition has been growing steadily ever since" Salvador Dali (1904-1989) I was as thinking of doing a fashion designer for this Friday's quotes but I always go with whatever pops into my head first. The Actor are going back to Catalonia in the summer and I've been looking at...

The release of Coco Chanel: An Intimate Life – which is out November 10th this year – has been written by biographer Lisa Chaney, who claims to have concrete evidence that Chanel used drugs, embraced bisexuality, and had an affair with Salvador Dali while he was married. Lisa also...

Karl Lagerfeld was the designer head of the Chanel fashion house since 1983. In addition to his work with high fashion, she also designed the costumes for plays such as Antigone Cocteau (1923) and Oedipus Rex ( 1937) and film costumes for several movies, including Renoir's The Rules of the...

Commemorating the life and legacy of Gabrielle Coco Chanel, the French fashion house has unveiled "The Sense of Places" exhibition. Visitors will be immersed in Coco Chanel's world as the exhibition features a set of visual displays shedding light on the French fashion designer's sources of...

herself incredibly interesting, so I thought it was high time that there be a Fashion Philosophy post dedicated to her. Now, it would be easy to just look at Chanel's latest collection and recreate some of the outfits. Instead, I'm going to focus on the influences that founder Coco Chanel...

 

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