Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel, otherwise known as Coco Chanel, not only changed fashion forever, she’s still swaying it 42 years after her death. Chanel has not only influenced the women who desire her designs but she has also inspired other designers. Her designs are classics and timeless and here it is nearly 100 years later that fashionistas’ still desire her simple styles of the basic black dress, Chanel jacket and Chanel No.5 fragrance.
The exhibition “The Chanel Legend” is at the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague, Netherlands. Coco Chanel’s original designs of the 1920s and ’30s are on exhibition from Dec 10th to Feb 2nd.
Even later garments worn by stars such as Marlene Dietrich and Romy Schneider will be on display, along with the glitz of fabulous Chanel costume jewelry borrowed from private collections.
Any exhibition on Chanel wouldn’t be complete without highlighting Karl Lagerfeld. He has kept the allure of Chanel alive since taking its reigns in 1983 right into the 21st century. The Chanel Legend draws attention to other designers such as Yves Saint Laurent and other designers who were inspired by Chanel. If you’re a Chanel fan or just love fashion in general don’t miss this “The Chanel Legend” exhibition.
An authentic Chanel Quilted Shoulder Bag will always be the number one choice that spells timeless with edge. Chanel remains the most sought after designer ever since Coco Chanel introduced true fashion to the masses and it has never lost its luster. This is a bag with plenty of ‘bling’ and is presented in a large rectangle frame. It has the metallic hue of muted gold and will ideally harmonize with all tones. It will be comfortable with a pair of jeans as a Chanel suit.
The pre-owned Chanel is made with its unbeatable soft, quilted lambskin. This is the bag that others will remember by its square quilted exterior with the puffed up CC logo embossed upon it.
The Chanel also contains a single leather strap with finely crafted gold tone fixtures. The flat bottom features raised feet for added protection. The shoulder bag has wonderful top-zip closure offers a gold tone s pull engraved with the Chanel name.
The interior of this unique and vintage Chanel handbag is done up in a matching tone in fine fabric. There is more than ample space for belongings and good organization by one zippered pocket and two open pockets on the opposite side wall.
The authentic Chanel Gold Quilted Shoulder Bag is a rare find that Cate Blanchett has manage to grab a hold of.