“May my legend prosper and thrive. I wish it a long and happy life.” With her classic designs still featured prominently and The Chanel Legend: An Exhibition By The Draiflessen Collection now on display at the Gemeeentemuseum Den Haag, I think it is safe to say that Coco Chanel’s wish has
The exhibition includes a range of items from the iconic fashion house, including Chanel suits, rare designs from the 1920s and ‘30s, a stunning
selection of costume jewelry and an original 1921 bottle of Chanel No. 5, flown in on a private jet from Grasse.
In addition to recognizing the incomparable fashion, The Chanel Legend celebrates the lady herself, with many of Chanel’s personal affects, such as her photos and one of her signature hats,
also on display.
Here’s a look at the exhibition, narrated by quotes from the legend herself:
“A women who doesn’t wear perfume has no future.”
“Costume jewelry is not made to give women an aura of wealth, but to make them
“I imposed black; it is still going strong today, for black wipes out everything
the hashtag #ChanelForEveryone.
Facebook, if you want to give it a LIKE or RETWEET (subtle, aren’t I?).