Thursday, March 21, 2013

Inside Chanel: The Jacket

The secret behind the Chanel jacket was that it's actually designed after a men's jacket.

When Gabrielle Chanel designed the jacket in 1954, she wanted women to be able move with ease and "not change their attitude or manner, depending on their dress". 

There are more interesting facts like this in the three and half minute video, The Jacket, which Chanel originally debuted on March 13, 2013.