Collection by Tone Lepsøe • Last updated 6 hours ago

Tone Lepsøe
One of the most admired and influential women in the world is undeniably Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel. Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel was born on August 1883 in Saumur, France to an unwed mother who worked as a laundry woman. Gabrielle’s father. Look Vintage, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Ladies, Vintage Updo, Belle Epoque, Coco Chanel Pictures, Edwardian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, French Fashion

Happy Birthday, Chanel!

In honor of the designer's August 19 birthday, we're taking a look back at her early career and life.

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Two happy babies. Dated October 1887.

A delightful cabinet card from the studio of Poole & Co, 116 Upper Richmond Road, Putney. The image itself is not in great condition, but it has a certain charm! A note on the reverse gives the date as October 1887 and the age of the babies (twins?) as 7 months

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