Fashion 101: A Brief History of Chanel

There is much to learn about famous French fashion designer Gabrielle Bonheur “Coco” Chanel. She was born in Saumur in 1883 and was raised by nuns in an orphanage where she learned to sew at a young age. Chanel started her career as a milliner opening her first shop in Paris in 1913 following in the footsteps of fellow … Continue reading Fashion 101: A Brief History of Chanel