Tag: Karl Lagerfeld
Italian fashion house Fendi said farewell Thursday to designer Karl Lagerfeld, presenting his last collection for them in Milan.
Head of Chanel since 1983, fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld died on Tuesday at the age of 85.
The fashion world was plunged into mourning on Tuesday by the death of legendary designer Karl Lagerfeld, the rapier-witted dandy who ruled over the industry for half a century.
They called him the "Kaiser", and for decades Karl Lagerfeld, who has died aged 85, reigned imperially over the fashion world.
Chanel source says Virginie Viard is set to become chief designer of Chanel after Lagerfeld's death on Tuesday.
Chanel's artistic director Karl Lagerfeld was taken to a hospital in Neuilly-sur-Seine and died on Tuesday morning.
Elaborate winter coats and dresses in apricot pink and lavender hues melded together chiffon, mink and other fabrics such as cashmere, to create cascading effects. Some looks included intricate, sequin-filled latticework.
The venerable institution, whose members are known as "the immortals", was the backdrop of the spectacular set of the banks of the Seine that Lagerfeld had built inside the Grand Palais in the French capital. Like the Dior show the previous day, Lagerfeld went for a refined sobriety of sharply-cut black and grey slit dresses, worn over short thigh-riding miniskirts.
Karl Lagerfeld's severe disagreement with Chancellor Angela Merkel's policies on migrants may drive him to give up his German citizenship.
Karl Lagerfeld created a spectacular mid-winter wood for his Paris catwalk Tuesday, but immediately fell foul of environmental activists who accused him of felling century-old trees for the show.
Chanel opted for a floral theme in its displays for Haute Couture week.
Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld blamed rural voters "from deep in the countryside" for pushing Britain out. "The big cities didn't want it (Brexit) at all.