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Today we’re going to share snippets of Coco Chanel’s life and success. She is a revolutionary designer in the fashion industry and has always been an ispiration for us. Enjoy! ❤️

Fashion designer Coco Chanel was born Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel on August 19, 1883, in Saumur, France. Her early years, were anything but glamorous. After her mother’s death, Chanel was put in an orphanage by her father, who worked as a peddler. She was raised by nuns who taught her how to sew—a skill that would lead to her life’s work. Before becoming a designer she had a brief career as a singer, where she performed under the name “Coco.” A shortened version of cocotte, the French word for 'kept woman,'

Source: biography.com
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Why is this ALWAYS so true!!! 😅 every time I start something new or change directions in my life I ALWAYS start a change with my hair. A lot of people are scared to dramatically change their “look” (including me) but I feel if I can change my hair I can change my life 😂 #Facts in the world of Gabs 😘 #cocochanel
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