Famed Lebanese bookstore Hachette-Antoine has released Gabrielle Chanel, the first ever book that shares the story of Chanel's iconic founder in Arabic. Drawing information from a variety of sources, including rare documents, author Hala Kawtharani stitched together a compelling story which details the designer's journey from a poor orphan to fashion royalty and how her immaculate taste in style gave rise to one of the leading luxury labels today.

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Book of the week– Gabrielle Chanel

Book of the week– Gabrielle Chanel

Gabrielle Chanel is priced at Dhs185 and is available now at hachette-antoine.com. Also, read about the new book Dior by Christian Dior.