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Chanel - c. 1956 - Design by Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel - Silk, wool, leather ensemble - The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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.

Chanel Suit House of Chanel, ca. 1970's  by Coco Chanel

Suit House of Chanel (French, founded Date: Culture: French Medium: a) cotton, silk, metal; b) cotton, silk;

Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, 1938 Fireworks. Black silk net with polychrome sequins.

Chanel - 1938 - Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel - Fireworks, Black silk net with polychrome sequins.

Evening dress    Place of origin:  Paris, France (made)    Date:  1938-1939 (made)    Artist/Maker:  Chanel, born 1883 - died 1971 (designer)

Evening dress

Chanel - 1938 - Design by Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel - Machine-sewn silk grosgrain and silk chiffon dress - Victoria and Albert Museum Collection, London

1920's Chanel

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

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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.

Chanel

Gabrielle Coco Chanel was “rethinking the suit” to allow for the way women really move.“Look for the woman in the dress. If there is no woman, there is no dress.

Suit  House of Chanel  (French, founded 1913)  Designer: Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel (French, Saumur 1883–1971 Paris) Date: 1953–59 Culture: French Medium: wool

Suit House of Chanel (French, founded Designer: Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel (French, Saumur Paris) Date: Culture: French Medium: wool

How did she REVOLUTIONIZE the #FASHION #WORLD? EVERYTHING U WANTED TO KNOW about #COCOCHANEL  http://www.clubfashionista.com/2013/07/introducing-chanel-coco-chanel.html #chanel #vintage

jpg Coco Chanel with Serge Lifar, the principal dancer of Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes during its final years in the late black and white vintage fashion photo

Coco Chanel 1938.  Wear it then, wear it now, timeless beauty.  Repin  Follow my pins for a FOLLOWBACK!

Chanel 'Fireworks' Dress - 1938 - Design by Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel (French, - Black silk net with polychrome sequins - Watsonette

Karl Lagerfeld Creates Chanel Métiers D’Art Pre-Fall 2009 Paris-Moscou Silent Film | La Chanelphile

VintageFashion - Circa Fashion designer Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel's label was originally Gabrielle Chanel. The original label is on the hatboxes.

Chanel dress - 1939 - House of Chanel (French, founded 1913) - Design by Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel

The original little black dress - Chanel, Circa 1939 -- Portrait - Fashion - Editorial - Black - Photography - Pose Idea