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Karl Lagerfeld

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Karl Lagerfeld’s Life Outside of Fashion

Karl Lagerfeld’s obsessions extended to his homes, which he decorated with the same energy he applied to other pursuits.

clock March 5, 2019Mimosa Spencer

The invitation to the Bal de la Rose, 2014.

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Drawing Inspiration: The Sketches of Karl Lagerfeld

From political, to practical, to divine, or just plain witty and fun, Karl Lagerfeld’s sketches have long graced the pages of WWD.

clock March 5, 2019WWD Staff

Karl Lagerfeld

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Karl Loved Shirts and Despised Flip-Flops, Tattoos — and Suspenders

The late designer applied the same passion and exacting standards to his personal attire as he did every collection he created.

clock March 5, 2019Miles Socha

Karl Lagerfeld with Choupette.

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Tribute to Karl Lagerfeld’s Blue-eyed Birman, Choupette

The pampered feline is said to have two ladies-in-waiting, a set of custom-made Louis Vuitton luggage and Goyard dishes.

clock March 5, 2019Katya Foreman

Karl Lagerfeld on the runway after the Chanel Pre-Fall 2006 Show in New York.

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Karl Was the Ultimate Industry Role Model

While covering the designer for 16 years in Paris, I gleaned many life lessons and found inspiration galore in his approach to fashion and work.

clock March 5, 2019Miles Socha

Fendi 90th anniversary runway show athe the Trevi Fountian in Rome.

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Karl Lagerfeld at Fendi: The Wonder of It

Lagerfeld took Fendi in many directions, settling on elegant sportive.

clock March 5, 2019Bridget Foley

Karl Lagerfeld on the runway after Chanel's spring 2012 show at the Grand Palais.

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Karl Lagerfeld at Chanel: The Wonder of It

Karl Lagerfeld awed with his brilliance for 50-plus years. His greatest accomplishment: the reawakening of Chanel from dormant dowager to fashion’s most enduring star.

clock March 5, 2019Bridget Foley

ChloŽ fall 1969.

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Karl Lagerfeld at Chloé: The Wonder of It

Lagerfeld infused Chloé with a smart sportiness and a resonate dose of boho charm.

clock March 5, 2019Bridget Foley

SCAD Savannah – Winter 2019 – deFINE art – Exhibitions – Karl Lagerfeld – "From the Collection: Karl Lagerfeld Photographs" – Documentation – Photography Courtesy of SCAD

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Through Lagerfeld’s Lens

Photography was another form of artistic expression at which the designer excelled.

clock March 5, 2019Joelle Diderich

Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld on the runway after Chanel's fall 2013 show at the Grand Palais.

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Karl’s World of Fashion

Karl Lagerfeld’s world was one of superlatives. From multitasking to house reinvention to infusing classics with currency, his contributions reign supreme.

clock March 5, 2019Bridget Foley

Pamela Golbin

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Pamela Golbin Is Trading Fashion History for Wearable Tech

She is curating what’s billed as the first artist-in-residency program to explore synergies between technology, art and fashion.

clock March 4, 2019WWD Staff

Virgil Abloh and Delphine Arnault

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Virgil Abloh, Chiara Ferragni Join Throng at LVMH Designer Showcase

Upcycling, experimenting with new fabrications and melding cultural references emerged as key themes at the Paris Fashion Week event.

clock March 3, 2019Joelle Diderich and Natalie Theodosi

Halima Aden, Pat Cleveland, Tommy Hilfiger, Zendaya Coleman, Marquita Pring and Veronica Webb

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Tommy Hilfiger and Zendaya Talk Paris Runway Show’s Message of Inclusion

“Size-inclusivity has been important to me always — if women in my family can’t all wear it, I don’t want to make it,” Zendaya said of the inclusive message of the show.

clock March 2, 2019Booth Moore and Joelle Diderich

Margaret HayesFashion Group International's 20th Annual Rising Star Awards, New York, USA - 26 Jan 2017

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Margaret Hayes, President and CEO of Fashion Group International, Dies at 79

At FGI, Hayes oversaw such key programs as the group’s annual Night of Stars gala, a symposium series and a ready-to-wear trend forecast.

clock February 28, 2019Lisa Lockwood

Fubu styles for Cantury 21.

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FUBU Returns to Streetwear Scene With Relaunch at Century 21

Started by four New York City friends, FUBU rocketed to success in the late Nineties and helped define streetwear.

clock February 28, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

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