Bottle of Chanel No. 5 perfume with blue glow on purple-dotted background.

How well do you know Coco Chanel? 

Let’s get into the glamorous world of one history’s most influential fashion figures: Coco Chanel. From her humble beginnings to her extravagant end, get ready to find out how well you know the woman who changed the face of fashion…

Question 1 out of 11:

What is ‘Coco’ Chanel’s birth name?

A black and white image of Chanel
Question 2 out of 11:

Which city was the designer born in?

Globe
Question 3 out of 11:

Which of the following fashion items was the first to be released by Chanel?

Black and white image of women wearing swimsuits
Question 4 out of 11:

Why is the famous Chanel No.5 perfume called Chanel No.5? 

Chanel perfume
Question 5 out of 11:

In 1931 Chanel signed a contract worth a million dollars a year, but what was that contract for?

A pug dressed with a beret
Question 6 out of 11:

What’s the address of the flagship Chanel shop in Paris?

The Eiffel tower
Just a quick random question – you don’t have to answer it if you don’t want to.

Have you heard of the V&A Museum (or Young V&A)?

[This doesn’t affect your result]
A photo of the V&A collection of a toy Jabba the Glob made by Hasbro for the Star Wars film The Phantom Menace. The toy is green and shows Jabba with a frog hanging out of his mouth next to a tub of Star Wars slime.

Yes and I love it! 15%

I already knew about it. 11%

Nope, it’s new to me! 38%

Not really sure what it is? 37%

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Question 7 out of 11:

What did Chanel do before becoming a fashion designer? 

A woman serving food
Question 8 out of 11:

How did Chanel’s fashion career start?

Chanel Shoes
Question 9 out of 11:

Which actress famously said, “I only wear Chanel No.5”?

Hollywood sign in between palm trees at sunset
Question 10 out of 11:

What year did Coco Chanel open her first boutique in Paris?

The outside of a Chanel shop
Question 11 out of 11:

What does the Chanel symbol look like? 

The outside of a Chanel shop

Are you ready to get your results?