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Coco Chanel

Megan Hess

Coco Chanel

the illustrated world of a fashion icon

by Megan Hess

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chanel (Firm),
  • Women fashion designers,
  • Fashion design,
  • Biography,
  • Pictorial works,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Fashion is ever-changing, influenced by the key designers that capture a moment in history; and Coco Chanel is arguably the most significant influence on women"s fashion in the twentieth century. Coco Chanel is a compilation of Megan Hess" stunning illustrations of the 100 most quintessential moments through Chanel"s history, from Coco"s incredible life, to the impact of Karl Lagerfeld on the company and the incredible items that have become iconic of the brand - the little black dress, the luxurious bags and accessories, glamorous jewellery and of course the renowned Chanel No 5 perfume. Interspersed with historical anecdotes and famous quotes from Coco herself, Karl Lagerfeld and other key fashion icons of the era, this book is an elegant and immersive introduction to the moments that shaped Coco and the iconic Chanel brand - and how fashion, in turn, shaped their lives.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMegan Hess
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT505.C45 H48 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination207 pages
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27226465M
    ISBN 10174379066X
    ISBN 109781743790663
    OCLC/WorldCa920463919

    Chanel, Chanel Books, Coco Chanel Quote Decorative Books, Classy and Fabulous, Chanel Decor, Friend Gift, Book Lover Gift, Housewarming Gift ArtfulLibrary 5 out of 5 stars () $ Enter the world of CHANEL and discover the latest in Fashion & Accessories, Eyewear, Fragrance & Beauty, Fine Jewelry & Watches.

    About Coco Chanel. The controversial story of Chanel, the twentieth century’s foremost fashion icon. Revolutionizing women’s dress, Gabrielle "Coco” Chanel was the twentieth century’s most influential designer. Her extraordinary and unconventional journey-from abject poverty to a new kind of glamour- helped forge the idea of modern woman. 4 BOOKS - Black & White - Designer Book Set, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Dior, Prada Decorative Books Coco Chanel Book Luxury Designer Home Decor TheLuxeLibrary 5 out .

    The World of Coco Chanel: Edmonde Charles-Roux Buy from $ Coco Chanel Genius. Isabel Munoz Buy from $ The Allure of Chanel. Professor Euan Cameron (Translator), Paul Morand Buy from $ Eternal Chanel: An Icon's Jean Leymarie Buy from $ Coco Chanel: My First Coco Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Ana Albero Buy from $ Coco Chanel is listed as one of Time Magazine’s most influential people of the 20 th century. She is a fashion icon, of course, as is their apparent reasoning, but she was also negatively influential as a Nazi sympathizer and spy for the Third Reich.


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