Gabrielle Chanel on the beach at the Lido in the company of Misia and José-Maria Sert, Mrs Philippe Berthelot and a friend ! WWW.MAGGYCALHOUN.COM
Fashion by Chanel - 1920's - Photo by Edward Steichen (American, 1879- 1973)
The 1920's oversaw a significant movement in female emancipation, in which fashion became an outlet of expressed femininity, fruitful in make-up, perfume, bare legs and high heels. Designers such as Coco Chanel emerged from this era.