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Chanel Medium Classic Double Flap Bag

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Black quilted lambskin Chanel Medium Classic/Timeless Double Flap bag with – Silver-tone hardware – Convertible chain-link and leather shoulder strap – Burgundy leather lining – Single patch pocket at back – Single zip pocket at flap underside, three compartments; two with snap closure at flap, burgundy leather lining, dual slit pockets at interior wall and CC turn-lock closure at front flap Overall Preloved Condition: Very Good Exterior Condition: Very Good. Minor surface scratches at base and corners. Leather is still soft and puffy. Minor push marks at base. Interior Condition: Very Good. Clean with light scratches and push marks at interior. Hardware: Shiny with light surface scratches. Includes serial tag and authenticity card Made In France Serial number: 90***** (2004 to 2005) Dimensions: Height 17 cm 6,6" Width 25 cm 9,8" Depth 6 cm 2,3" Shoulder Strap Drop Single 42 cm 16,5" Shoulder Strap Drop Double 24 cm 9,4" Please note that the majority of the items we sell are vintage and therefore has tales to tell unless stated otherwise. Therefore please look over our pictures, the descriptions, and the measurements as they give you the best idea of which story this bag has to tell. Aretrotale is a Swedish eCommerce company with a passion for preloved design items. Check our site for a larger selection. We celebrate artists, designers and quality craftsmanship. We ensure that every item is 100% authentic, thanks to our dedicated team of authentication experts.

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  • Dimensions
    Height: 6.7 in. (17 cm)Width: 9.85 in. (25 cm)Depth: 2.37 in. (6 cm)
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Sundbyberg, SE
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 06-2357-chanel classic medium 35cm1stDibs: LU1879211045152

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    Ships From: Solna, Sweden
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Chanel

The first Chanel shop was opened in 1910 in Paris on rue Cambon by the young milliner Gabrielle Chanel (1883–1971), who had picked up the nickname “Coco” while working as a club singer. The boutique drew the attention of the Parisian fashion elite who popularized her wide-brimmed Chanel Modes hats. Soon she added a sportswear store in the Normandy resort town of Deauville, where Coco set the tone for her defining sense of style — traditionally masculine garments reimagined for feminine shapes, made from simple jersey fabric. Effortless and elegant, her designs promoted comfort and grace in women’s wear that had been dominated in the previous century by complicated layers of fabric and cumbersome corsets. She followed this success with a couture house, opened in 1915 in Biarritz. Over the next six decades, Coco Chanel would become a pivotal designer of both fashionable casual wear and Paris haute couture as well as an icon and arbiter of 20th-century style with her bob haircut and pearls. However, Chanel was not born into a life of glamour. Following the death of her mother, her father left her in an orphanage where she lived until the age of 18. It was there that she learned to sew as well as appreciate the classic pairing of black and white as worn by the nuns. In 1926, she introduced her first little black dress, reclaiming a color that had once been reserved for mourning and working-class women. That same decade, she debuted her perfume, Chanel No. 5, as well as the Chanel suit with a fitted skirt, inspired by the boxy lines of men’s clothing and employing a sporty tweed. Chanel closed her fashion operations during World War II, then returned to the industry in 1954 to design for the functional needs of modern women. Structure and wearability endured in all of Chanel’s clothing and accessories, like the quilted leather 2.55 handbag introduced in 1955 with its gold-chain shoulder strap that freed up a woman’s hands. Chanel's collarless jacket reacted against the constricting styles of Christian Dior's New Look, replacing them with a design that was timeless, an instant classic. The 1957 two-tone slingback pumps had a practical heel height while offering a bold statement in the black tip of the shoes. After Coco Chanel died in 1971, the brand underwent several changes in leadership, including fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, who took over as artistic director in 1983. Over the years, the company has continued to innovate, such as expanding into ready-to-wear fashion in 1978 and, in 2002, establishing a subsidiary company — Paraffection — dedicated to preserving the heritage skills of fashion artisan workshops. The House of Chanel still operates its flagship on rue Cambon in Paris, where it all began. Browse vintage Chanel evening dresses, jackets and more on 1stDibs.
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