Marie-Hélène started at Chanel as a house model and rapidly grew to be Coco's favourite and eventually the director at her fashion house.
|Gabrielle Chanel & Marie-Hélène Arnaud|
She then became the public face of Chanel. Best known for her pretty auburn hair, huge almond shaped eyes, she was so slight, that the thickest Chanel tweed suit fell flawlessly on her. She was a trend setter as well and launched the look of the thick bangs with a layered bob.