From what I understand Chanel cosmetics is verrrrry separate. Like not really even Chanel, not even close. But then again most of them wouldn't say anything at all about your bag. So still weird.
Thanks... she should have a bit of a clue though... she works for Chanel! Even if it is just cosmetics - doesn't she flip through a magasine of catalog once in a while, sheesh.
At the very least, every one knows a good sales person shouldn't comment negatively on a potential customer.