There are few other 20th Century designers who bear the incredible legacy and instant recognition of Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel. The endlessly quotable pioneer of modern fashion held a special place in her heart for the camellia - a fact which is explored in Chanel's latest Inside Chanel video series. Outlining the importance and historical signficance of the flower, this short video sums up one of Chanel's most enduring icons.

For a brief journey into the very heart and soul of Chanel, look no further.

Inside Chanel: all about Coco's favourite flower