This week Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel aka Coco Chanel would have turned 129. The legendary designer was born on August 19th, 1883 and passed away at the ripe old age of 87 on January 10th, 1971. But even though she passes away over forty years ago, her name, image and style have lived on.
Her iconic tweed jackets, chain purses, and – of course– her famous logo have continued on and are more popular then ever. Chanel fans are all over the globe and one place Chanel items are often seen? In Hollywood, because celebrities can not get enough of Chanel clothes, accessories and of course, purses.
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