Haute Couture: Chanel’s Fashion Empire

April 9, 2012
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Chanel is among the most illustrious fashion houses in France. Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel, the designer behind the label, worked hard to establish herself. Born to parents of little means, Chanel was sent to a strict convent school after her mother […]

Lanvin: Haute Couture

January 6, 2012
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Lanvin is historically the oldest fashion house in operation. The history of Lanvin begins in Paris during the early 1900’s with Jeanne Lanvin who used to make her daughter’s clothes herself. The beautiful designs caught the eye of those around […]