Titled "Second Floor," the photos capture Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel's rooms above the brand's store at 31 rue Cambon. The 45 photographs will be exhibited at the Saatchi Gallery in London from September 12 to 22. "Shooting at Coco Chanel's apartment was an unexpectedly absorbing...

You know, there's Chanel everywhere....I take a little idea and I make a collection." -Karl Lagerfeld, WWD Empress Theodora and the Byzantine Empire were the inspiration behind Karl Lagerfeld's Paris-Byzance collection. Coco Chanel herself loved Byzantine jewelry and she borrowed motifs...

The story of famous Parisian couturier and legend, Gabrielle ‘Coco' Chanel is an epic tale full of fantastical characters, malevolent aunts, green-eyed friends, endless lovers and her beloved homeland Paris. It's no wonder that her life story has been depicted in so many books and romanticized...

Coco Chanel entertaining at La Pausa La Pausa, Coco Chanel's residence in the French Riviera from 1929 to 1953, is up for sale. The villa was one of her residences away from Paris and she entertained Stravinsky, Cocteau, Picasso, Bonnard, Luchino Visconti, and Somerset Maugham among...

It's been almost two months since former Vogue Paris editrix Carine Roitfeld nabbed herself a job styling a Chanel campaign, and now we finally know what it's going to look like! Instead of being set in Chanel's Paris flagship on the Rue Cambon or in a scintillatingly French budoir somewhere,...

Coco Chanel sits in her Hotel Ritz Paris apartment in 1960. Photo: Getty Images If you haven't fallen into the brain-itching wormhole of voyeuristic awesomeness that is The Coveteur yet, get your flashlights ready because you're about to get sucked in. The beautifully executed blog takes you...

While in Paris during the couture shows, editor-in-chief Bernadette Morra had a rare glimpse into one of fashion's most treasured troves: the apartment once inhabited by a one Mademoiselle Coco Chanel. Luckily for us, she brought her Flip Camera. Come inside! Please help us foster a friendly...

her first millinery shop, opened in 1912 to the 1920s, Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel rose to become one of the leading fashion designers in Paris, France. Replacing the corset with comfort and casual elegance, her fashion themes included simple suits and dresses, women trousers, costume jewelry,...

While the worst of the weather seems to have passed the Lone Star state, if any of the editors who received the 'golden ticket' find themselves with a flight delay and time to kill, they should take the Telegraph's suggestion and pay a visit to Coco Chanel's bedroom in the Texan city. Her...

The apartment is located above the Chanel boutique, and although Mademoiselle Coco lived permanently at the Ritz Paris, this apartment was a luxury getaway for her and her surely super stylish guests. The classic and iconic Chanel logo is dotted subtly around the apartment. A spectacular...

 

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