Do You Know the Story Behind Chanel's Interlocking C Logo?

Trends come and go, but when it comes to creating a timeless look that never loses its appeal, some brands nail it on the head. We're talking of course about Chanel's now famous interlocking C logo, considered a wardrobe staple by countless fashionistas.

But what you don't know about the now iconic logo is that it was allegedly inspired by Coco Chanel's visit to the Château de Crémat in Nice, France, where the vaulted arches very closely resemble the designer's famous interlocking C design. How's that for architecture inspiring fashion?

See the interlocking C's at Chateau Cremant, and shop our Chanel picks below.

What Goes Around Comes Around Chanel Turn Lock CC Earrings ($850)

What Goes Around Comes Around Chanel Jumbo Flap Bag ($5500)

What Goes Around Comes Around Chanel Medium Turn Lock Bracelet ($2695)

What's your take on this now iconic logo's legend? Let us know in the comments. 

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