How would he have felt about the Fendi couture show held at the Temple of Venus and Rome high atop the Palatine Hill in the Italian capital, the uplit arches of the Colosseum serving as backdrop, the moonlighting the paths a show meant to be not a retrospective but rather a homage to the values he gave the brand.
Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dies at 85: As we celebrate the illustrious career of the German designer, photographer, film director, and artist, here is a look back at some of his iconic moments over the years.
Chanel recently showcased their Spring 2019 haute couture collection at the Grand Palais in Paris recently and apart from their ensembles, it was the bold hairstyles and make-ups on the models that added a whole lot of drama to the looks.
Chanel recently announced the ban of fur and exotic animal skins like snake, crocodile, lizard and stingray from their garments. Some of the other fashion houses who had earlier dropped fur are Versace, Armani, Burberry and Zara.
Cindy Crawford's 16-year-old daughter, Kaia Gerber, has turned into a fashion designer after her collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld to design a capsule collection, Karl Lagerfeld x Kaia, which is set to launch in Fall 2018.
Paris Fall-Winter 2019 Haute Couture Week is underway. While Chanel's new designer, Viard, unveiled her couture debut collection in Paris, Dior brought art to the runway as designer Kim Jones used a monumental plaster sculpture to inspire his architectural show. Armani Prive played with rainbow feathers, tulle, gems, and sparkles and Iris Van Herpen like always, presented hypnotic silhouettes.
Having, in previous years, turned the Grand Palais into an airport, a supermarket and a brasserie, designer Karl Lagerfeld, who has been at the creative helm of Chanel since 1983, sent models out of a wooden house down a garden path across a neat green lawn.