It’s with a heavy heart we compose this article as one of the greatest God-father in fashion took a space away from earth. Karl Lagerfeld is a German fashion designer that lived in Paris and was a designer for Coco channel from 1983 till date and also creative director of a popular leather good brand, Fendi and his own eponymous brand. He has mentored a lot of genius in the industry and to hear this saddened event of him passing away has shocked everyone to take a sit down and wonder about all the impact Karl has manifested into the industry
Right off Karl has been noted for his multitasking nature while designing and setting out doing creative direction for shoots and working alongside with celebrities on the likes of Pharell Williams, Cara Delevingne, and the Kardashian family. Who is Karl Otto Lagerfeld without his muses and these people have played different roles for him while he still breathed.
A number of esteemed actresses, musicians, models, and a few close friends and some men have contributed to whatever message he passed across through his craft most especially his show was incredible to go to on the grounds that there was something remarkable about every introduction and area, why we respected the manner in which he got things done and how he associated it
The Chanel house captioned their message saying…
”It is with deep sadness that the House of CHANEL announces the passing of Karl Lagerfeld, the Creative Director for the CHANEL Fashion House since 1983.
An extraordinary creative individual, Karl Lagerfeld reinvented the brand’s codes created by Gabrielle Chanel: the CHANEL jacket and suit, the little black dress, the precious tweeds, the two-tone shoes, the quilted handbags, the pearls and costume jewellery. Regarding Gabrielle Chanel, he said, “My job is not to do what she did, but what she would have done. The good thing about Chanel is it is an idea you can adapt to many things.” A prolific creative mind with endless imagination, Karl Lagerfeld explored many artistic horizons, including photography and short films. The House of CHANEL benefited from his talent for all the branding campaigns related to Fashion since 1987. Finally, one cannot refer to Karl Lagerfeld without mentioning his innate sense of repartee and self-mockery.
Virginie Viard more than 30 years, has been entrusted by Alain Wertheimer with the creative work for the collections so that the legacy of Gabrielle Chanel and Karl Lagerfeld can live on”
Could it be Alain Wertheiner?