Related articles

The Cologne Bookseller, winner of the SGDL Grand Prix
The Cologne Bookseller, winner of the SGDL Grand Prix

Catherine Ganz-Muller's Cologne bookseller is the lucky ...

read more
The Secrets Of A Happy Life With Therapeutic Writing
The Secrets Of A Happy Life With Therapeutic Writing

Write Your Way To Happiness is the newest ...

read more
The Preditions for 2017: believe it or not !
The Preditions for 2017: believe it or not !

In the book "The Oracle, Meditate and ...

read more

Must read book for all fashionistas - Intimate Chanel

editorial & artbooks

31 August 2011
0 Comments

Must read book for all fashionistas

In Intimate Chanel we discover one of the most legendary names like Coco Chanel in her most personal aspects of her life. Her life was talked about in movies, books, newspapers and documentaries but none of them completely exhausted Chanel’s life.

In this book, Palasse-Labrunie, Chanel’s goddaughter discloses her conversations and great moments of the legendary name, reveiling a Chanel little known.

“His daughter Gabrielle Palasse-Labrunie--goddaughter to both Chanel and the Duke of Westminster and Chanel’s only direct descendant--enjoyed a close-knit relationship with the designer for more than forty years. In this biography, she opens her doors and shares personal memories of her great-aunt.
This work--divided into five chronological parts, including Chanel’s dark periods--plunges the reader into the private world of Chanel, offering intimate insight. Photographs of Chanel’s personal effects, many of which have never before been seen or published, include presents from her great love Boy Capel, furniture, favorite jewelry, talismans, clothes, family photographs, rare documents, correspondence, and books with personal inscriptions.

You can buy it from Rizzoli at the price of $60.

Must-Read Books: Lists of Best Books To Read:

The history of underwear by Brigitte Govignon

The Unknown Hipster Diaries by Jean-Philippe Delhomme

The Sartorialist: Closer (The Sartorialist Volume 2) By: Scott Schuman

Christmas gift: the family fun boxes

100 Years of Fashion By Cally Blackman

Comments (0)

Do you have something to say?

Editor's Pick

Streetwear Generation: will sneakers replace stilettos for good?
Streetwear Generation: will sneakers replace stilettos for good?

Streetwear Generation: will sneakers replace stilettos for good? ...

read more ›
Farfetch

Trends

Zuhair Murad Spring/Summer 15 lookbook
Zuhair Murad Spring/Summer 15 lookbook

For the Spring Summer 2015, haute couture house Zuhair Murad makes a step towards a more ...

read more ›
Rock ’n’ Roll for John Richmond Spring 2015
Rock ’n’ Roll for John Richmond Spring 2015

Rock 'n' Roll is the refferance word for John Richmond Spring 2015 fashion collection.  It is ...

read more ›

Editorial

The top 7 types of women on Facebook
The top 7 types of women on Facebook

Women on Facebook, lots of them, squirreling, scrolling, drooling! I like women who share things on Facebook ...

read more ›
American vs French brand culture at TFWA Cannes
American vs French brand culture at TFWA Cannes

This year 30th edition of Duty Free & Travel Retail Global Summit (TFWA) at Cannes is a ...

read more ›