Coco Chanel - Little People, Big Dreams
Coco Chanel - Little People, Big Dreams

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Coco Chanel - Little People, Big Dreams

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Discover the lives of outstanding people, from designer and artists to scientists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.

Following the death of her mother, Coco Chanel spent her early life in an orphanage, where she was taught how to use a needle and thread. From there, she became a cabaret singer, seamstress, hat-maker and, eventually, one of the most famous fashion designers that has ever lived.

The inspiring story of this international style icon features a facts and photos section at the back.