Chanel, with its iconic logo that was, and still is, an emblem of wealth and pure luxury, this eminent label has become the pride of lovers of the brand and women who appreciate understated opulence. Coco Chanel began designing almost a century ago, rose from a couturier to one of the premier fashion designers in Paris, France and was famous for revolutionizing haute couture by introducing comfortable, casual suits and dresses when the fashion world then was dominated by constricting corsets.