German Style Designer Karl Lagerfeld Dies Age 85

The big breakthrough got here shortly after a move to Paris when, in 1954, he drew a wool coat that received a prize and landed him an apprenticeship with designer Pierre Balmain.

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Fashion Designer Karl LagerfeldPARIS (Reuters) – Haute-couture designer Karl Lagerfeld, creative director at Chanel and an icon of the style industry together with his extravagant outfits and placing catwalks, has died aged eighty five. The influential German designer is best identified for his work with the French luxury trend home, alongside with his prodigious output. 1984: He created his own trend house, KARL LAGERFELD, while persevering with his collaborations with Chanel and Fendi.

2018: He collaborated with international mannequin, Kaia Gerber, to introduce the KARL LAGERFELD X KAIA collection. 22 Lagerfeld, who had appeared increasingly frail in current seasons, anxious fans when he did not come out to take a bow at Chanel’s couture show in … Read the rest