Coco Chanel Quotes (59 quotes)
As quoted in Thinking Through the Essay (1986) by Judith Barker-Sandbrook and Neil Graham, p. 158
When asked who she dressed, as quoted in Paris, Paris : Journey Into the City of Light (2005) by David Downie, p. 93
As quoted in Beauty in Bloom : A Collection of Beautiful Inspirations (2009) by Natalie Bloom, p. 23
“[Of Christian Dior's 'New Look':] Clothes by a man who doesn't know women, never had one, and dreams of being one!”
As quoted in: Vanity Fair, June 1994
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Born: August 19, 1883
Died: January 10, 1971 (aged 87)
Bio: Gabrielle Coco Bonheur Chanel was a French fashion designer and founder of the Chanel brand. She was the only fashion designer to be named on Time 100: The Most Important People of the Century.
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