From her "country-girl" start to launching a fashion empire, there's some info we knew already, but we enjoyed hearing all of it. Plus, with Chanel's special touch, including an archive of amazing photographs and eye-popping graphics, we basically feel like we've been sitting through one of the coolest history classes since senior year of college.
Of course, Karl Lagerfeld also plays a part in this story, wrapping up this collection of five videos with his take on Coco's legacy and style. Sit back, press play, and take notes, if you'd like.
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