karl lagerfeld

  • Jameela Jamil slams the late Karl Lagerfeld for body-shaming: 'A ruthless, fat-phobic misogynist'

    "The Good Place" actress Jameela Jamil called out Karl Lagerfeld for his long history of body-shaming women, saying "I call out bullies. And I'm not sorry."

  • Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died aged 85

    Karl Lagerfeld has sadly passed away at the age of 85. According to reports, the creative director of Chanel died on Tuesday after weeks of ill health, which had already sparked concern among his peers when he didn't attend Chanel's spring-summer haute couture show in Paris in January. According to reports, Karl was admitted to hospital in Paris on Monday night, and passed away in the morning.The fashion icon was 85Although there is yet to be official confirmation that the fashion icon has died, tributes have already been flooding in from social media. Lily Allen was among those to post, writing: "You made me feel like a princess. I never quite understood what you saw in me but I am forever grateful for the support that you and Chanel have given me over the last 15 years. Rest In Peace Karl, you were a true genius and will be missed, so much." Diane Kruger added: "Karl.....I cannot tell you how much you meant to me and how much I will miss you. I will never forget your kindness towards me, your laughs, your imagination. I came to France to see you this week and introduce you to my daughter... I'm heartbroken I was too late. Rest In Peace, I adore you." Chanel has previously remained silent on the star's health over the last few weeks, while a spokesperson for the Karl Lagerfeld fashion line said that the company wish him a "quick recovery from his bad cold".Karl was the creative director of ChanelIn memoriam: Famous faces we lost in 2019Born Karl Otto Lagerfelt prior to World War II on September 10 1933 in Hamburg, Germany, Karl began his career in fashion as the assistant to Pierre Balmain after winning a design competition in 1955. After releasing collections with Jean Patou, Chloé and Fendi throughout his early career, Karl soon reached international fame, and collaborated with Diesel and H&M; among countless others. He also designed outfits for stars including Lady Gaga, Madonna and Kylie Minogue.Loading the player...

  • PETA under fire for 'incredibly disrespectful' anti-fur response to Karl Lagerfeld's death

    "His passing marks the end of an era when fur and exotic skins were seen as covetable," the animal rights group said in a statement that's being accused of insensitivity.

  • The 11 Best Karl Lagerfeld Quotes of All Time

    From provocative to funny to inspiring, here are the most memorable quotes from Chanel designer Karl Lagerfeld.

  • Chanel deputy director Viard to succeed Lagerfeld - Chanel source

    PARIS (Reuters) - Virginie Viard, deputy artistic director of Chanel, will become chief designer of the fashion house following the death of haute couture icon Karl Lagerfeld, a source at Chanel said on Tuesday.

  • Celebrities pay tribute to Karl Lagerfeld after Chanel designer's death: 'You made me feel like a princess'

    Donatella Versace, Victoria Beckham and Diane Kruger are among those mourning the famed designer.

  • Karl Lagerfeld, iconic Chanel fashion designer, has died at 85

    "There are no words to express how much he will be missed," the designer's namesake label shared on social media.

  • Karl Lagerfeld Was Absent From Chanel’s Couture Show

    On Tuesday, Chanel presented Karl Lagerfeld's vision of a Mediterranean, palm tree-lined garden, complete with a Tuscan-style villa, delicate cocktail dresses, and boat-neck tweed suits. But one very important detail was missing: Lagerfeld did not come out for his customary walk to close the show.

  • The Beauty Look at Chanel's Spring 2019 Couture Show Paid Homage to David Bowie

    Karl Lagerfeld staged his Spring 2019 Couture runway show for Chanel on Tuesday morning in Paris — or, rather, his Couture pool party.

  • Karl Lagerfeld Absent from Chanel Couture Shows

    An announcer said Lagerfeld was tired and the house wished him a speedy recovery.

  • Chanel stole this look from every working woman

    Models strutted down the catwalk wearing two Chanel quilted handbags across their bodies at once.

  • The major Bella Hadid runway trend you can copy for $13

    Fendi's creative director Karl Lagerfeld is clearly looking to elevate the athleisure trend with a sleek, sporty "working-girl" look.

  • Kaia Gerber Completely Lost Her Cool the First Time She Met Karl Lagerfeld

    The model shares what it was like working with the legendary designer on her first collection.

  • Karl Lagerfeld’s Hot Bodyguard Is Now A Designer

    Karl Lagerfeld may be fashion’s most recognizable face, but it’s hard to ignore the square-jawed, slick-haired man who appears by the designer’s side in most paparazzi shots. Equal parts hot security detail, personal assistant, friend, and cultural attaché, Sebastien Jondeau has been in the periphery of Lagerfeld’s photo ops for over two decades. This summer, the 43-year-old Frenchman continues to follow in his boss’ footsteps, this time as a designer himself, with a debut capsule collection curated for — what else?

  • Kaia Gerber Features in Fall Ads for Karl Lagerfeld

    The 16-year-old model has also collaborated with the brand on a capsule collection that will drop this fall with a separate ad campaign.

  • This Just In: Karl Lagerfeld Paris Designed a Plus-Size Collection

    Fashion subscription box service Stitch Fix debuting a collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld Paris on special capsule collection, exclusively available in plus sizes ranging from14W-24W. Drawing on the brand’s timeless French girl sensibility, the 15-piece range includes a classic tweed blazer, airy floral blouse, and Eiffel Tower tee.

  • EXCLUSIVE: Karl Lagerfeld, ModelCo Team on Makeup Line

    The limited-edition collection with more than 50 units is due out on May 14.

  • Critics slam Chanel campaign starring Cindy Crawford's 16-year-old daughter, Kaia Gerber

    Some people are uncomfortable with the teenage model's provocative pose in her handbag campaign for the famed French fashion house.

  • Chanel is trying to make this early-aughts accessory cool again

    Should the infinity scarf make a comeback? Yes, according to Karl Lagerfeld.