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Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel, born on August 19th, 1883 in France, is the one who revolutionized woman’s fashion by building an empire called Chanel. Even though she had a troubled childhood and grew up in an orphanage where she learned to sew, Coco Chanel change the fashion forever with her innovative and daring designs. She was the only fashion designer to top Time Magazine’s ’100 Most Important People of The Century’ list. In 1910, she started paving her path towards success when she opened her first hat shop. However, it wasn’t until her vacation in Deauville, where she redesigned her lover’s jersey shirt that changed the world of fashion. At the time, women were obliged to wear corsets and had little freedom to experience with fashion. Coco Chanel changed that. She was the first to introduce collared shirts with ties, hats, stripped sailor shirts, quilted purse, two-tone pumps, iconic suits and the legendary little black dress which shifted the fashion in totally new direction. Even today, little black dress is the first thing majority of women have in their closets. She was also the first designer to lend her name to a fragrance and took the fashion world to the new level. Her first fragrance,Chanel Nº5, was launched in 1921 and is since the best selling perfume in the market (every 30 seconds one sells in the world). Thus, Chanel Nº5 and Chanel as a brand have become icons of the 21st century as this brand refuses to follow trends.

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Clothing – With enormous dream, Coco Chanel opened up new world to women with her revolutionary designs and gave them freedom to play with their wardrobe as she did. Taking femininity to a different level with her timeless wide-leg trousers, cardigans, turbans, peacoats and abiding little black dress, Coco made the Chanel brand the most sought-after label worldwide. Chanel clothing brings provokes sensuality, freedom and power.

Handbags – Not many know that Coco was enchanted with pockets. They will actually become the main focus of her handbag designs. When Chanel designed the first bag in 1955, she surely did not expect it to become a signature mark of fashion world. Also known as ’2.55′, purse featured quilted leather, golden shoulder chain and a clasp with brand’s signature logo, interlocking ‘CC’. Over the years, certain characteristics of the bag varied, but the basic design of the bag remained the same and is nowadays a symbol of fashion, beauty and power.

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Fragrances – When it comes to beauty and Chanel, it’s all about Chanel Nº5. Ever since this Chanel perfume was first released on May 5th, 1921, it is the best selling fragrance worldwide. It is powerful, long-lasting fragrance unique in its floral bouquet, which is why it’s the ultimate feminine, sensual and luxurious fragrance and No.1 choice for so many women. The exclusive mixture of aldehydes, bergamot, lemon, neroli, ylang-ylang, tjasmine, rose, lily of the valley, iris, vetiver, sandalwood, vanilla, amber and patchouli packed in a simple rectangular bottle is part of many celebrities’ beauty routine. With startling success followed many perfumes and nowadays Chanel offers 54 fragrances each with own success story. Perhaps the fragrance that deserves as much attention as Chanel Nº5 is Coco Mademoiselle. This Chanel perfume is a ideal spring fragrance with notes of orange blossom, turkish rose, jasmine, opoponax, vanilla, mimose and musk. Long-lasting, sensual and very distinctive in scent, this fragrance is perfect for any woman regardless of age. These features characterize every Chanel perfume which is why Chanel fragrances are must-have accessory. Follow the link below and discover your signature scent with one of Chanel’s superior perfumes.

Video Commercials & Adds

Below is an ad for Chanel’s one of most popular sensual fragrances, Coco Mademoiselle.

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Watch the video below and see why every woman feels like mademoiselle when wearing Chanel perfume.

Interesting Facts & Events

* In 1957, when a journalist asked Marilyn Monroe “What do you wear to bed?”, her answer “Just a few drops of Chanel Nº5” launched this fragrance to the top.
* Ernest Beaux was the one who created Chanel No5. He created 9 perfumes and marked the bottles with numbers from 1 to 5 and 20 to 24. Coco Chanel chose bottle number 5 because she believed that number 5 is her lucky number. The perfume was presented on the fifth day of the fifth month of the year, on May 5th, 1921.
* Coco Chanel made sun tan fashionable. She got burnt while on a cruise to Cannes in 1923 and created a classic look by accident.
* Even though Coco dated many men, she never married

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