Coco Chanel. The same itself brings hopes to any dooming fashion aspect. Coco was an immensely talented designer and a successful businesswoman. But then everyone has those traits and past we don’t generally like to show.
Here are some interesting facts about the legend which will surprise you.
1)Coco wasn’t her real name. Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel was. It was a name given to her because of a song she sang.
2)Coco was a Cabaret singer in her early life.
3))Coco dated a lot of men throughout her life, and numerous affairs but never got married.
4)She is suspected to work as a spy for German Nazis during World War 1.
5)She was also famous for throwing the best cocaine parties in her time.
6)She fought for women rights and also their comfort.
7)She started the LBD aka Little Black Dress trend we all are fond of.
8)Coco was a clinically diagnosed narcissist and wasn’t said to be a great person at heart. She died a lonely and tyrannical death.
9)The company Chanel, isnt owned by Coco Chanel. She is just a namesake public icon as she was the founder.
10)She was very boorish when it came to giving opinions about other designers. She called Christian Dior’s design ‘illogical’.
All in all, a beautiful fashion personality who change the world’s perspective of female fashion. We need more women like her! Power to Chanel.
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