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Fashion Queen Coco Chanel Who has made a difference in my life? A “boy-alike” woman with a wild black curly hair. Her life was not easy, but she followed her dreams. And her name is Coco Chanel. Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel (1883-1971) was a French fashion designer who has turn upside down the world of the fashion industry. Coco Chanel wasn't a genius in sewing, but she was the talented enterpreneur. She has become the legend of the twentieth century. Coco was really classy and excellent in everything she did. She has changed the typical ideas about style and introduced male elements into female clothes such as trousers, suits, ties, etc. Coco Chanel has created a new elegant and independent woman in a jersey pantsuit. She has rejected unnecessary kilometers of fabric and lace, and has created simple casual clothes, which is more comfortable. She took off the corsets from woman’s bodies, and has gave them a little black dress. Coco was the first woman to cut her hair short and make it a real trend. Suntan was considered to be an indicator of belonging to a low class, but Coco broke down that prejudice with her bronze tint skin. She has believed that fragrances affect mood, and gave “Chanel #5” to the world. After she introduced a new jewelry collection in 1932, her string of pearls has become an icon product. Her spectacular fashion shows were like from theater stages. Coco went to work every day until she died in her sleep at the age of 87. Coco underwent a lot of highs and lows: she endured terrible years in the orphanage and survived in the Second World War, but it did not break her. I learn from Coco to never give up even in the worst situation. She is unique example of persistence, and I admire her strong personality. Coco Chanel is my hero!…...

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