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Coco Chanel Essay Examples

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An Introduction to the Life of Gabrielle Chanel
Gabrielle Chanel, orphaned at an early age, was raised by nuns. Gabrielle wanted to be a singer. She debuted in a concert cafe. Each of the two songs Gabrielle sang contained the word Coco. The name, which was given to her by the audience, stuck for more than eighty years. Her singing career, however, did not. Coco's voice...
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The History of Chanel's Fashion Career
Coco Chanel, an icon in the world of fashion, was the first women to create clothing for women that is both attractive and useful. Chanel was one of the first women to run a large, successful business in the fashion industry. Today, it’s hard to imagine the controversy Chanel stirred up simply by making women’s...
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The Life and Work of Coco Chanel
                 “Luxury must be comfortable, unless it is not luxury.” Chanel made fashion what it is today. She traded in the corsets and stiff collars for boxy dresses, and trousers. She believed woman should not be squeezed or poked in garments they wear. Apparel in the early 1900’s was purposely made to make an individ...
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The Life and Times of Gabrielle Coco Chanel, an Important Figure in the Global Fashion Scene
The Life and Times of There have been many women of great influence throughout the years, but in the world of fashion there was one above all the rest: . After years of triumphs and failures, she gracefully stated, Nature gives you the face you have at twenty. Life shapes the face you have at thirty. But at fifty you get t...
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The Early Life and Times of Coco Chanel
Early Life She was born the second daughter of traveling salesman Albert Chanel and Jeanne Devolle in the small city of Saumur, Maine-et-Loire, France. There was a mis-spelling on her birth certificate that recorded her surname as "Chasnel", making the tracing of her roots almost impossible for biographers whe...
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An Essay on Immigration to the United States and My Admiration of Coco Chanel
Immigration to the United States was the most challenging international experience I have had so far in my life. I came right after graduating high-school. My father invited me for a visit and allowed me to stay with his second family for the first six months. After that, I had a choice to either return to Russia or live on...
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An Introduction to the Life and Times of Coco Chanel
The Life and Times of Coco Chanel There have been many women of great influence throughout the years, but in the world of fashion there was one above all the rest: Coco Chanel. After years of triumphs and failures, she gracefully stated, |Nature gives you the face you have at twenty. Life shapes the face you have at thirty...
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A Biography of Gabrielle Chanel a French fashion designer and founder of the Chanel brand.
Gabrielle Chanel, orphaned at an early age, was raised by nuns. Gabrielle wanted to be a singer. She debuted in a concert cafe. Each of the two songs Gabrielle sang contained the word Coco. The name, which was given to her by the audience, stuck for more than eighty years. Her singing career, however, did not. Coco's voice...
1,546 words
3 pages
MTV Solidifies Its Influence in Society
Everyone remembers Michael Jackson’s red leather jacket covered with zippers and the sexy style of Madonna. MTV, or music television, nationally publicizes these images and entertainers, and others like them. The station also promotes an idealized teen lifestyle, reflecting the images of these famous artists, that contrasts...
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