1. That recognizable burgundy lining? It represents the color of the uniforms from the convent where Coco Chanel grew up.
2. The trademark chain strap symbolizes the same type of chain her caretakers at the convent kept their keys on.
3. Sometimes, you'll see a lock on the front of the handbag rather than the the iconic interlocking C logo. This is called the “Mademoiselle Lock”—because Coco Chanel was never married.
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