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Lecture and Book Signing: Coco Chanel: The Legend and the Life

Please join us as we welcome Justine Picardie as she discusses and signs copies of Coco Chanel: The Legend and the Life.

Sleek. Chic. Notoriously guarded. Welcome to the secret world of Gabrielle Chanel. The story of Chanel begins with an abandoned child, as lost as a girl in a dark fairy tale. Unveiling remarkable new details about Gabrielle Chanels early years in a convent orphanage and her flight into unconventional adulthood, Justine Picardie explores what lies beneath the glossy surface of a mythic fashion icon.