Category Archives: Karl Lagerfeld

Coco Chanel at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Day dress, ca. 1924 Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel (French, 1883–1971) Wool Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1975 (1975.7) [Particularly known for her innovative sportswear designs, Chanel used knits, such as jersey or knit tweed, to great advantage. Here, in this early example, she … Continue reading

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Cate Blanchett as Coco Chanel

 Coco Chanel    Coco 2003 December Vogue Australia Chanel Cate Blanchett wearing Coco Chanel jacket in Blue Jasmine

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