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Coco chanel powerpoint

  1. 1. Coco
  2. 2. Basic history • Gabrielle Chanel was born on August 19, 1883 in Saumur, France. • The Chanel family did not have money, and they lived in a poor house on a narrow street. • When Gabrielle was only 12 her mother died, leaving her father with five children. He soon left leaving Gabrielle with two sisters and two brothers. • Gabrielle and her sisters went to an orphanage and her brothers went to a farm and became child labors. • Gabrielle stayed in the orphanage for six years.
  3. 3. School • Coco Chanel’s only education was at an orphanage called Etienne d' Aubazine, this orphanage only taught 6 days a week. • She only learned how to become a basic seamstress at this school. She learned more technique and style from her family such as Aunt's.
  4. 4. How Coco Chanel first started Coco Chanels first shop was a hat shop. • Two wealthy men helped her open this shop. • Her simple hats became very famous. • She soon started clothing
  5. 5. Products Chanel sells – Its products include beauty and skin care products, cosmetics, eyewear, jewelry, perfumes and deodorants, handbags, shoes, scarves, ties, and clothing.
  6. 6. Main company workers • Mrs. Maureen Chiquet who is a Chief Executive Officer and is 47. • Mr. Alain Wertheimer is the Co-Owner. • Mr. Gerard Wertheimer is also a Co-Owner. • Mr. Arie L. Kopelman is the Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer. • Mr. Karl Lagerfeld is the Head Designer he is 72.
  7. 7. Chanel No. 5 • In the 1920s Chanel launched her first perfume, Chanel No. 5, which was the first to feature a designer’s name. • Perfume “is the unseen, unforgettable, ultimate accessory of fashion. . . . that heralds your arrival and prolongs your departure,” Chanel once explains • Chanel estimates that a bottle us sold worldwide every 55 seconds.
  8. 8. Chanel’s clothing idea’s • Coco designed this dress using a jersey fabric--which was, stunning. • She always used pearls, jewels, and lace to turn an ordinary item of clothing into an extraordinary piece of art. • Chanel later created the women's business suits, which turned the fashion industry upside down. • Chanel did something no one else had ever tried to do. She used men’s clothing and turned it into a unique fashion.

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