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Coco Chanel

  1. advent calendar 2019
    Gift of the Day: Glossy Fingernails and Flossy LipsPlus a hand cream shaped like an egg.
  2. ‘tis the season
    We Threw a Fantasy Potluck With Oprah, Gloria Steinem, and North WestHere’s what happened at our (imaginary) dinner party.
  3. gallery
    Elsa Schiaparelli and the Many Artists She InspiredA new book by André Leon Talley, Suzy Menkes, and Christian Lacroix.
  4. gallery
    Marilyn Monroe and Coco Chanel Appear in This All-Women Exhibition“Women Seeing Women” showcases renowned female photographers and their famous female subjects.
  5. now wear this
    My Tube of Chanel Lipstick Has Lasted 5 YearsIt was the best $37 I ever spent.
  6. gallery
    An Illustrated Biography of Coco ChanelFrom convent to 31 Rue Cambon.
  7. legends
    Former French Vogue Editor and Resistance Heroine DiesEdmonde Charles-Roux’s life was more eventful than most Hollywood scripts.
  8. video
    I Took My Sunglasses to Coco Chanel’s Paris ApartmentA visit to 31 Rue Cambon.
  9. exhibitions
    Coco Chanel Is Not Impressed by Karl LagerfeldShe rose from the dead to say so.
  10. Kristen Stewart to Play a Meta Coco ChanelIn a short film to be screened at an upcoming Chanel show.
  11. An Ode to That Rare Creature, the Female DandyThey’re known as quaintrelles.
  12. nostalgia
    Look Back at the Height of Paris’s Pre–World War II PartiesRare photos from Elsie de Wolfe’s dazzling Circus Balls. 
  13. kookoo for coco
    50 Shades Director Shot Coco Chanel’s ApartmentSam Taylor-Johnson has a side project with Chanel.
  14. chanel wisdom
    Watch: A Little Lesson in Chanel Color TheoryWhat’s black, white, beige, gold, and red all over? 
  15. lists
    French Lessons: The 50 Chicest French Women EverCarine Roitfeld, Brigitte Bardot, Coco Chanel and 47 other nonchalant women through history.
  16. the karl of it all
    Child Model Hudson Kroenig Gets Chanel Film RoleKeira Knightley, prepare to be outshone.
  17. the karl of it all
    Keira Knightley Is the Coco Chanel of Karl Lagerfeld’s DreamsThe actress will play the designer in an upcoming short film.
  18. fashion history
    The 50 Most Scandalous Dresses in HistoryFrom Gaga’s meat dress to Eve’s fig leaf.
  19. how the other half lived
    Coco Chanel’s Apartment Looks Just Like You’d ExpectCourtesy of the Coveteur.
  20. binging
    Most Fashion-Focused Bing Users Search for GucciSo what does that say about Gucci?
  21. mysteries
    Someone Finally Asks Why There Are So Many Coco Chanel Books Out Right Now“This is ridiculous.”
  22. karl makes everything right
    Karl Lagerfeld Explains Coco Chanel’s Two Biggest MistakesShe shunned miniskirts and jeans.
  23. first looks
    Slideshow: Preview the Gorgeous Images in the New Book Minimalism and FashionThe book traces minimalism from the sixties to today, and the pictures are awesome.
  24. the ball
    Oprah Winfrey and Patrick Robinson to Co-chair the Next Met GalaAnd the clothes in the exhibit are coming from Brooklyn.
  25. quotables
    Karl Lagerfeld Says Coco Chanel Wasn’t Ugly Enough for FeminismHe channels the late Chanel for the September issue of ‘Harper’s Bazaar.’
  26. resort 2010
    Chanel Resort Video Preview: Lara Stone Preens, Tries on ClothesChanel hypes this Thursday’s resort show in Venice with an effective online campaign.
  27. giant teases
    The Coco Avant Chanel Trailer Is Finally Out and Giving Us ChillsWe’re suckers for period pieces with sweeping meadow shots, especially when Karl Lagerfeld helps with the costumes.
  28. party lines
    At ‘Coco Chanel’ Premiere, Phillip Bloch Tells of Being Foreclosed UponThe stylist–designer–reality-TV star told us that the struggling economy has hit close to home — literally.
  29. loose threads
    Gossip Girls to Attend Lorick’s Show; Tim Gunn Calls Miley Cyrus ‘Tarty’Also, Karl Lagerfeld helps costume Chanel biopics, Japan Fashion Week starts Monday, and Rachel Zoe talks food.
  30. Critics: Lifetime’s ‘Coco Chanel’ Movie SucksIt’s boring, saturated with bad acting, and generally laughably crappy. You know, like other every Lifetime original movie.
  31. loose threads
    Matthew Williamson Comes to NYC; Kate Moss and Jamie Hince on the Outs?Also, Steve & Barry’s closures are imminent, and Eva Mendes makes a suprisingly bold statement about the couture collections.
  32. run through
    Chanel’s Latest Hot Item: The Fly-fishing RodChanel now makes a fly-fishing rod that costs upwards of $18,000. It even comes with Chanel flies and a quilted Chanel box!