From 31 Rue Cambon Magazine to Designer Coins

By: Marissa Liu - Published:
Famed fashion house Chanel has inspired and been inspired by just about every avenue of design. Chanel creations have ranged from the fantastical and opulent to ironic, semi-absurd concepts that use the Chanel name and logo to garner attention.

Some of the most intriguing Chanel creations come in fashion form, like the lightbulb- and gun-heeled shoes or the $260,000 bag, but this fashion house’s empire extends far beyond the chic streets of Paris. Click through the gallery to take a look at these innovative Chanel creations.