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Gad Weil's Bles Vendome wheat field art installation in Taiwan.

Brins de Printemps bracelet in 18K white gold set with peridots, tourmalines, diamonds and aquamarines.

Gabrielle Chanel lying on the grass in summer. The famous designer always believed in wheat as a symbol of luck.

Wheat Inspiration

Chanel pays tribute to its founder's love of wheat with the Les Blés de Chanel high jewellery collection
09/02/2018 - 05:50

LEGENDARY DESIGNER Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel was born in Aug 19, 1883, during the harvest festival when the warm smell of wheat filled the countrysides of France. Although she was too young to recall the day, she grew up regarding wheat as a symbol of luck, renewal, prosperity and creativity.

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