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Language: un
Pages: 608
Authors: Rhonda K. Garelick
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-30 - Publisher: Random House

NATIONAL BESTSELLER Certain lives are at once so exceptional, and yet so in step with their historical moments, that they illuminate cultural forces far beyond the scope of a single person. Such is the case with Coco Chanel, whose life offers one of the most fascinating tales of the twentieth
Sleeping with the Enemy
Language: un
Pages: 304
Authors: Hal Vaughan
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-16 - Publisher: Vintage

“From this century, in France, three names will remain: de Gaulle, Picasso, and Chanel.” –André Malraux Coco Chanel created the look of the modern woman and was the high priestess of couture. She believed in simplicity, and elegance, and freed women from the tyranny of fashion. She inspired women to
The Chanel Sisters
Language: un
Authors: Judithe Little
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-29 - Publisher: Harlequin

A novel of survival, love, loss, triumph—and the sisters who changed fashion forever Antoinette and Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel know they’re destined for something better. Abandoned by their family at a young age, they’ve grown up under the guidance of nuns preparing them for simple lives as the wives of tradesmen
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Danièle Bott
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

A design aficionado's visual reference to some of the House of Chanel's most significant pieces explores five central themes, including the suit, the camellia, jewelry, makeup and perfume, and the little black dress, in a chronologically arranged tribute that reveals how key items have been rediscovered and reinvented by new
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Amy De la Haye, Shelley Tobin
Categories: Costume design
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: V&a Publications

'Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only; fashion is something in the air.' - Coco Chanel This is a fascinating account of one of the most admired and influential fashion designers of all time. The focus is on Chanel the couturiere and her immense influence on the way