Monday, December 27, 2010

Legendary Fashion Designer : Coco Chanel

Name : Gabrielle Bonheur "Coco" Chanel
Born : 19 August 1883 (Saumur, France)
Died : 10 January 1971 (aged 87)
Fashion Brand : Chanel
Education : Catholic Monastery in Aubazine


*Modernist philosophy, menswear-inspired fashions, and pursuit of expensive simplicity.
*1910, Chanel became a hat maker and opened a boutique named Chanel Modes.
*1913, she established a boutique in Deauville, where she introduced luxe casual clothes.
*1919, Chanel established her maison de couture at 31 rue Cambon
*Named on Time 100: The Most Important People of the Century.

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