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The Best Chanel Coffee Table Books 

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Updated February 8, 2019 63 votes 49 voters 3.4k views 11 items

List Rules Vote up the Chanel coffee table books you'd most recommend to a friend to buy.

Perhaps the only thing that can class up a room faster than a couple of great coffee table books are ones featuring the great Coco Chanel. Given her undisputed status as an icon who revolutionized the world of fashion, perhaps it should come as no surprise that there are many great Coco Chanel coffee table books out there. These books - perfect for any living room! - celebrate the work, life, and history of one of the world's favorite fashion designers. 

Here, you'll find a collection of some of the best Chanel coffee table books on the market. Whether you're into runway fashion, jewelry, or would just like a peek into what everyday life was like for famous designer, these coffee table books about Chanel have got you covered.

These books can serve as a great gift for your favorite fashionista or just an awesome center piece for your own coffee table. You're sure to find something awesome among these Chanel fashion books! Make sure to vote up your favorites as you browse this list. 

The Little Book of Chane... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Chanel Coffee Table Books
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The Little Book of Chanel offers not only detailed accounts of the designer's life, but also beautiful illustrations, photographs, and sketches that pay tribute to her legacy. 

Author: Emma Baxter-Wright

First Published: January 1, 2017

Chanel: Fashion/ Fine Je... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Chanel Coffee Table Books
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Chanel explores the revolutionary designs of both Coco Chanel and Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel's artistic director since 1983. Presented as an elegant three-volume set, you'll find individual books dedicated to Chanel Fashion, Chanel Jewelry, and Chanel Perfume. 

 

Author: Francois Baudot

First Published: July 15, 2013

Chanel: The Complete Kar... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Chanel Coffee Table Books
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Chanel: The Complete Karl Lagerfeld Collections offers readers a look at every Chanel collection by Karl Lagerfeld since 1983. The beautifully bound book features cloth binding, foil stamping, bookmark ribbons, and a huge number of illustrations and photos.  

Author: Patrick Mauriès (Author), ‎ Adélia Sabatini (Contributor)

First Published: June 14, 2016

Chanel and Her World is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Chanel Coffee Table Books
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Get to know the women behind the icon throughout the pages of Chanel and Her World. Inside you'll find hundreds of illustrations, photos, and stories from the author who enjoyed years of close friendship with Coco Chanel herself. 

 

 

Author: Edmonde Charles-Roux

First Published: March 9, 2005