Yesterday, we were lucky enough to be invited to a luncheon hosted by Chanel at New York City's famed La Grenouille in honor of Justine Picardie's recent book on the life of Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, the appropriately titled, Chanel: Her Life. The book is fascinating and a must read, but even...

On a recent trip to Paris, The Coveteur visited the Holy Grail of fashion apartments – 31 Rue Cambon – Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel's apartment. I've seen (and posted) image of Mademoiselle's apartment before but The Coveteur has a way of capturing the details and bringing them to the surface....

If art indeed has its basis in life, then Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel has given us plenty to work with. Consider, for instance, the luminous string of actresses who have portrayed her on stage and screen over the course of the past four decades: Audrey Tautou, Katharine Hepburn, Shirley MacLaine....

Brand: Chanel Year: 1937 Model: Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel Photographer: Francois Kollar Chanel is one of the oldest fashion houses in the world and Chanel No. 5 is often described as "the world's most legendary fragrance". The perfume was created by Ernest Beaux in 1921 and Parisian couturier...

PreviousNext "The most courageous act is still to think for yourself," Coco Chanel once said, adding, after a beat, "Aloud." The legendary designer did exactly that for most of her life, which meant that she became not only one of the world's strongest forces in fashion, but also one of its...

I had so much fun bonding with him, it really made me miss my cutie patootie niece and nephew back home Yummy food from Conti's! Yummy birthday cupcakes from Sonja! And finally, the birthday girl. Happy birthday, Pauline! I'm so glad to be a part of this amazing team!

Jeffie Pike Durham, the daughter and the archivist of the Californian artist, Marion Pike, managed to put together an exhibition called Coco Chanel: A New Portrait by Marion Pike, Paris 1967-71, consisting of five portraits of her mother's dear friend, Gabrielle "Coco" Bonheur Chanel. The...

Lisa Chaney dives deep into the societal and cultural mores, and explains in detail what was happening around Chanel. Giving Chanel's story context helps paint a more detailed picture of the life that Coco Chanel lived. As someone who loves history, I really enjoyed this aspect of Coco...

Hoje vamos viajar no tempo e vamos entrar na casa de um dos ícones da moda mais conhecidos e mais queridos de todos os tempos, Coco Chanel. Aqui ficam algumas imagens da casa de Gabrielle, muito parisienne, muito feminino, os detalhes fazem da casa de Coco um encanto, parece um palácio bem...

) –Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel What makes your style unique? That was the question posed to me Diet Dr. Pepper. It sounds like an easy question but when you have to sit down and articulate it, it's not that simple. So I looked to the Queen of Style – Coco Chanel – for some on ways to explain how...

 

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