Gabrielle Chanel, the famous French fashion designer, known as Coco CHANEL, was a woman way ahead of her time. She was a dressmaker, a designer and a business woman managing her own stores. She was always extravagant, be it while driving her blue Rolls Royce, spying for the Germans during World War II or living in the luxurious Ritz Hotel in Paris. Chanel was a lady in French high-society and a lover of powerful men.
Tribute to a visionary woman
In 1921, she created a perfume that – 100 years later – is still considered the World’s most iconic fragrance. Hollywood star Marilyn Monroe used to say that she slept with a drop of CHANEL No.5 and … please read more