Saturday, January 9, 2010

Coco Chanel


Coco Chanel
Originally uploaded by thyme2003

I didn't really understand the significance of the quilted stitching on this eyeglasses case until I read The Gospel According to Chanel. Apparently, Chanel's jackets were quilted together, an innovation in jacket construction.

2 comments:

Andi said...

I read this book over the holiday break and adored it - I have just not had time to blog about it yet (sigh).

Jennifer said...

Can't wait until you do! It will be fun to read about.