Barbara Goalen by John French, 1954
Lana Del Rey’s Grandmother, Beatrice Dautresme for Vogue, Paris 1969
Via vogue.com — From the Archives: Honoring the Life of Coco Chanel
“Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.” Wise words from Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel, the legendary designer who would have turned 129 years old on Sunday.
Photographed by Irving Penn, Vogue, September 1967
For the complete story on Coco Chanel from Vogue, click here.
Vogue, June 1, 1948 Cecil Beaton’s iconic image of Charles James ball gowns, photographed in the salon of French & Co., New York. (photo via vogue.com)