Ensemble House of Chanel (French, founded Designer: Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel (French, Saumur Paris) Date: ca. 1956 Culture: French Medium: silk, wool, leather Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 48 in. cm) Length at CB (c): 48 in.
I think I have a vintage photo somewhere on this board of a woman wearing a dress quite like this. Chanel dress - 1928 - Design by Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel - Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology
One of the most admired and influential women in the world is undeniably Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel. Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel was born on August 1883 in Saumur, France to an unwed mother who worked as a laundry woman. Gabrielle’s father.