Chanel is a French luxury fashion house that was founded by couturière Coco Chanel in 1910. It focuses on women's high fashion and ready-to-wear clot
hes, luxury goods and accessories. In her youth, Gabrielle Chanel gained the nickname "Coco" from her time as a chanteuse.
As a fashion designer, Coco Chanel catered to women's taste for elegance in dress, with blouses, suits, trousers, dresses, and jewellery of simple design, that replaced the opulent, over-designed, and constrictive clothes and accessories of 19th-century fashion. The Chanel product brands have been personified by male and female fashion models, idols and actresses, including Margot Robbie, Lily Rose-Depp, Nicole Kidman, Keira Knightley,Pharrell Williams, Cara Delevingne, and Marilyn Monroe.