Archive for the Vintage Chanel Category

A couple of my Best tips to freshen your Handbag and remove Bacteria - Posted August 16, 2015

We love to carry our favorite handbag everywhere so its no surprise to learn that your lovely designer bag could be picking up harmful bacteria in its travels. Recent research points at women’s handbags as a source of bacterial contamination from being placed on floors and bathrooms sinks and kitchen counter tops etc. So what’s a […]

Vintage Chanel Era Fashions - Posted October 6, 2013

I love finding original Chanel era pictures of fashions designed by Mademoiselle herself – the dresses from the 30s and tweeds from the comeback years of the 60’s to her final collection in 1971 Still look wearable even today.

Chanel Shows 1934 Creations - Posted September 2, 2012

From Australian Womens Weekly Saturday 7 April 1934 by MURIEL SEGAL, Special Representative in Europe “CHANEL’S collection, which was shown for the Press, was full of new ideas and surprises. Youthful styles held sway, black and white and navy and white predominating, with color given by patterned silks and stamped fabrics and plaid and checked […]

Chanel Accessories from 1933 - Posted

“One of Chanel’s economy ideas for this season is the matching accessory set of hat, handbag, gloves, and neck ruffle—in themselves enough to impart distinction to any “little” black or navy frock. This set is shown in the popular white pique, which has the added advantage of laundering perfectly. I know of several women owning […]