Chanel is the high fashion couture of Gabriel (also known as Coco) Chanel. Famous for the chanel 5 perfume and her creation of the "little black dress", she is known as a fashion revolutionary and feminist. The current face of chanel is Nicole Kidman and head of the chanel house is Karl Lagerfeld.
"that girl has a really cute Chanel purse"
"did you see Mischa Bartons new Chanel purse in last nights episode of the OC?"