Chanel No. 5's iconic bottles were put on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute exhibit in New York in 2005. It's said that every 30 seconds, someone in the world buys a bottle of Chanel No. 5.
January 1, 2011 Chanel No. 5 has been a best-seller for 90 years. But this famous luxury perfume had its roots in an odd place: Creator Coco Chanel spent her childhood in an austere medieval convent in southwestern France.
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