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6 Classic Chanel Bags to Consider Investing In

The ultimate timeless designs that won’t go out of style.
Chanel is inarguably one of the most coveted designer brands in the world. Dating back to 1909, the French fashion house is not only known for its identifiable double-C logo, but for the elegance and freedom it represents—Coco Chanel was one of
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Are Chanel Bags Made with Real Gold?

The answer is yes... and no.
I have always wondered what the strange trio of notches on the double-C turnlock of my trusty ol' black lambskin Chanel flap bag meant. My mother passed it down to me—in fantastic condition, by the way—just as I was adjusting to university
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10 Things You Should Know About Chanel's Most Iconic Bag

The 2.55's hidden zipper compartment has an interesting back story.
Aside from being that one bag that has inspired one too many knockoffs, the iconic Chanel 2.55 is more than just a quilted shoulder bag with a long metal strap. Owners proudly display the fashion house's signature bag for many reasons. Here
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The Days Of The It Bag Are Over

The “it” bag used to be the smash hit star of the outfit, yet it now seems to be singing “Don't Forget Me.”
The days of the “it” bag are over.  The bags that rose to popularity at the peak of the movement--the Fendi Spy, the Balenciaga Motorcycle, the Chloe Paddington, the Chanel “garbage” bag--seem like such fragments of the past, that when I see
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Designer Bag Index: How To Spot A Fake Chanel

We spill the secrets about what makes the classic flap bag so perfect.
As we said, Chanel’s classic 2.55 bag has its fair share of secrets to spill. And just like every good secret, snooping brownnosers try their best to get the cat out of this perfectly quilted bag by producing replicas close to the
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Designer Bag Index: Chanel

Discover the love story sewn into the seams of Chanel's classic bags.
Once upon a time, Coco Chanel fell in love with a wealthy English polo player named Arthur "Boy" Capel. He introduced her to literature and helped her become "Chanel" as he aided in putting up her first shops. Though their story ended
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Watch: Dominique Cojuango Talks About The Sweetest Thing

Our #PreviewSeptIssue cover girl talks about the sweetest gift she's received from her mother.
Truly, the relationship a daughter has with her mother is unique. It’s a special kind of girl bonding one can’t get from peers nor siblings. This month, our cover girl Dominique Cojuangco not only follows in her mom Gretchen Barretto’s footsteps by
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Remembering Chanel

In celebration of what would have been her 131st birthday, we look back on the elegant story of Coco Chanel.
Coco Chanel once said, "Fashion passes, style remains."With her dark bobbed hair, rouged red lips, and blunt attitude, Coco left a legacy that revolutionized the world of fashion. Defying the norm with constant innovations, she embraced the new with her sharp comebacks
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11 Most Iconic Designer Bags

Saving up for your very first designer bag? Get to know the classic styles that are sure to stand the test of time.
Some consider it as a status symbol, while others take it as pure love for all things grand and beautiful. If you’re looking into treating yourself to your very first It bag, here’s a quick guide to know which one perfectly fits