11/07/2013 19:08 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Designer Style File: Chanel

19 August would have been Coco Chanel's 129th birthday and to celebrate, we've pulled together some of the most memorable moments from the iconic fashion house.


From drop-waist skirts and pearl necklaces (modelled by the lady herself) to Karl Lagerfeld's tweed-on-tweed creations from the 1980s, look back through Chanel's history with these highlights below: