Inside Chanel, the retrospective site dedicated to the history of the brand, now invites you to discover one of the pivotal moments in the making of a legend.
Much more than a classic, N°5 has captured the unconscious powers and the passions of its era to become a legend. From its very creation, women are the ones who embraced the ritual of femininity it embodies so universally… Until one of the most beautiful women in the world – Marilyn Monroe – fell in love with it, and the whole world followed suit, succumbing to her unforgettable words on the art and style of wearing N°5.
That is how legends are born. Preview, through unique footage, this exceptional moment at the heart of the mysterious, intimate relationship between N°5 and Marilyn Monroe.
Watch the retrospective video below.