Chanel Confirms Designer Died In Paris Aged 85

1957: He turned art director for dressmaker Jean Patou. Legendary clothier Karl Lagerfeld has died at the age of 85, his vogue label Chanel confirmed on Tuesday (Feb 19).

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Fashion Designer Karl LagerfeldKarl Lagerfeld — a titan of the style trade who by no means shied away from weighing in on politics and elegance — has died. After all, I was seduced by his bodily allure.” fifty three De Bascher also had an affair with the couturier Yves Saint-Laurent ; subsequently, Saint-Laurent’s business accomplice and former lover Pierre Berge accused Lagerfeld of being behind a gambit to destabilize the rival vogue home.

Known to adore Food regimen Coke, Lagerfeld stated he shed weight within the early 2000s to fit into the razor-thin fits brought in by Christian Dior’s then menswear designer Hedi Slimane. He was additionally the inventive director at Fendi and his eponymous label. ANDREW LIMBONG, BYLINE: … Read the rest