Coco Chanel was one of the most influential fashion designers of her time as well as today. She revolutionized women's wear and set new standards for contemporary style. She knew what she wanted and what women appreciated. Her classic styles have continued to thrive long after her death and she will always be considered a legendary figure in the fashion world. Chanel set a stable base for many other fashion designers to follow in her footsteps and create names for themselves like she did.
She is an important part of fashion history that is notorious worldwide. The Fashion Empire of Chanel brought in over $160 million a year at her death.