Created in the 1950s by the French label's namesake, the iconic style has been reinvented by current creative director season after season and is the subject of an upcoming book, The Little Black Jacket: Chanel's Classic Revisited which has been penned by Karl Lagerfeld and Carine Roitfeld.
the latest fashion house to lift the lid on its production process, releasing a behind-the-scenes film detailing the work that goes into its famous little black jacket. is
The book, The little Black Jacket, set for release in fall 2012, will include photographs of stars such as and wearing the Chanel jacket and is also the subject of an exhibition opening in Tokyo March 24. To celebrate these events, the brand has made a short film detailing the attention to detail and numerous steps involved in making the jacket.