Pearls, crystals and chains – thanks to Coco #Chanel, costume #jewellery became a coveted, chic, iconic, elegant and stylish accessory.

Originally inspired by the opulent, costly jewels and pearls gifted to her by her aristocratic lovers, Chanel raided her own jewel vault and partnered with Duke Fulco di Verdura to launch a House of Chanel jewellery line. A white enamelled cuff featuring a jewelled Maltese cross was Chanel’s personal favourite and has become an iconic piece representative of the Verdura Chanel collaboration.

 – wikipedia 

Her statement was: “It’s disgusting to walk around with millions around the neck because one happens to be rich. I only like fake jewellery … because it’s provocative.”

Coco Chanel portrait with pearl necklaces and her favourite cuff

Cute and chic earrings:

Chanel pearl and crystal earrings

Chanel stud pearl earrings

Chanel stud clover earrings

Chanel stud pearl earrings

Chanel gold stud earrings with logo

A brooch and necklaces:

Chanel gold bag brooch

Chanel pearl and chain necklace

Chanel pearl and charm necklace

Charm bracelets and cuffs:

Chanel pearl and charm bracelet

Chanel pearl bracelet

Chanel gold cuff with pearl

Chanel favourite Byzantinecuff
her favourite cuffs

Coco Chanel portrait with pearl necklaces and her favourite cuffs

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This post is a marvellous collection of Chanel custom jewellery, Chanel jewellery, Chanel earrings, Chanel necklace, Chanel brooch, Chanel bracelet, Chanel cuff and Chanel favourite Byzantine cuff and Chanel pearls and Coco Chanel portraits.