Coco Chanel (or in full name Gabrielle Coco Chanel) was a truly unique personality. She started out as a seamstress and her first boutique was a hat shop in Paris in 1910. Chanel was inspired by masculine men's' designs and created the new look for the Paris women of that time. She was inspirational and innovative and her sharp sense of fashion and business helped to create one of the world's top fashion houses. Her story is unique and the brand created by her already for a long time is representing luxury and elegance in women fashion.
Chanel first shop was established in the beginning of twentieth century when Coco Chanel started to make hats for wealthy women. And from the small boutique shop in Paris Chanel brand has grown into luxury goods company that now sells haute couture, pret-a-porter, luxury Chanel bags, Chanel perfumes and other make-up products both for men and women. Chanel right now is among the leading fashion brands and every year it is named among the most successful luxury fashion houses.
Traditional Chanel bag is made of quilted leather that has become one of the Chanel trademarks. The quilted pattern and the double CC logo is featured on all Chanel handbags, also on the Chanel IT bag or Chanel 2.55 bag, which was made in a revolutionary design for that time. The best selling Chanel handbag is the Chanel tote bag, which due to the classic design and luxury appeal has become a must have for any handbag collector. Also the new Mademoiselle bags are simply wonderful. If you liked the 2.55, you will fall in love with this purse immediately.