"Just a few drops of Chanel No. 5" Marilyn Monroe's coy reference to her lack of sleepwear became a ringing endorsement for a timeless fragrance. "What do you wear to bed?" "Just a few drops of Chanel No. 5" Her coy reference to her lack of sleepwear became a ringing endorsement for a timeless fragrance. Ever since she uttered those immortal words, Marilyn Monroe has been inextricably linked to Chanel No. 5. Now, after years of searching, Chanel has unearthed previously unpublished imagery of the Gentlemen Prefer Blondes actress with her No. 5 bottle by her bed and an audio recording in which she references the famous line of questioning. Following on from the first chapter into the history of the famous fragrance, Chanel has released a second film that explores the relationship between Monroe and Chanel No. 5. Source: Getty, CHANEL Don't Miss Kim Kardashian's New Hair Colour The star returns to her signature dark strands. Madewell Arrives At Net-A-Porter. Make-Up Touch-Ups Tips for a quick make-up refresh. Video: Singing With Mariah Carey Hitches a ride in LA. Look of the Day Trans-Seasonal All-Stars These 8 pieces work all year round.