Lily Allen as the new queen of Chanel. Karl Lagerfeld takes his inspiration from the classic film Breakfast at TiffanyÂ´s. For now only a couple of images of the Lily Allen for Chanel campaign have surfaced, but look out for more as we get closer to Fall.
WWD reports that last Friday the Chanel boutique on Rue Royale in Paris featured a motorcycle customized for Chanel in Toulouse, France. However this motorcycle is not made to be sold, Karl Lagerfeld was only shooting the press kit for Chanelâ€™s pre-spring collection â€œStarting Pointâ€ with the models Lara Stone and Baptiste Giacobini.
Chanel Fall-Winter 2009/10 Ad Campaign stars Heidi Mount and Freja Beha Erichsen. Images by Karl Lagerfeld.
Do you like listening to music everywhere? Even on a motorcycle? Well, this chic gadget is what you need. Karl Lagerfeld has launched a pretty helmet in collaboration with Atelier Ruby. Tweed Helmet is the name of this interesting bikers accessory with a pocket for your Ipod.
Want to make helmet hair sexy? Karl Lagerfeld provided us with the newest in luxury bike wear. A mink coated helmet, complete with iPod capability can transform the embarrassing safety necessity into a sexy status symbol. The revolutionary idea was brought together by the three way collaboration of designer, Karl Lagerfeld, French Luxury helmet maker, … Continued
To me, Audrey Tautou will always be AmÃ©lie. To others, soon, she will be Coco. â€œCoco Before Chanel,â€ biopic of celebrated fashion designer Coco Chanel is based on book â€œLâ€™Irreguliereâ€ (The Nonconformist) by Edmonde Charles-Roux, directed and written by Anne Fontaine and Camille Fontaine. Audrey Tautou stars as Gabrielle Chanel, known as Coco, before she … Continued
Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld showcased his black take on power suiting for Chanel last week in Paris and one of the highlights was the Chanel Perspex Briefcase designed for working women. The transparent briefcase comes with slots to hold a purse, lipstick, sunglasses, iPod and other ladiesâ€™ stuff. Source: Businessflogo
As soon as Karl Lagerfeld saw the house in Vermont he knew he had found the setting for the next Chanel ad campaign. It is a typical New England wooden house, set on the banks of Lake Champlain, with a severe and puritan look that makes it seem like the house has been frozen in … Continued
Karl Lagerfeld has been fraternising with the enemy and proves that he is just as good as a photographer as he is a designer with this new Dior Homme by Kris Van Assche Spring Summer 2009 ad campaign that he lensed. The campaign features Brazilian model Marlon Teixeira. Lagerfeld is an outspoken fan of the … Continued
There is going to be an island built that is completely devoted to fashion! Dubai Infinity Holdings has announced plans to develop the world’s first fashion island – Isla Moda The multi-million dollar island, which will be located on the man-made “The World” archipelago, will boast fashion themed residential villas, haute couture boutiques and luxury … Continued
Karl Lagerfeld opened his pre-fall 2009 Chanel show last week with a ten-minute silent short film about Coco Chanel — his directorial debut! Last year, Karl Lagerfeld brought Paris to London, and this year he brings Moscow to Paris, highlighted by his silent film presentation. He shied away from the subtle, with elements of Russian … Continued
To celebrate Coco Chanel’s 125th birthday, Karl Lagerfeld has designed a â‚¬5 coin. Lagerfeld has really captured the history of Coco Chanel incorporating many aspects of the name with the coin a great match for Chanel No. 5 fragrance. The front of the coin displays Coco Chanel‘s face and Karl Lagerfeld’s signature. On the back … Continued
The latest designer invited to design the cover of the holiday edition of France’s ‘Le Petit Larousse Illustre’ (an illustrated dictionary) is none other than Karl Lagerfeld. The French reference book consists of a dictionary featuring common words and encyclopedia featuring proper nouns. The limited edition book is covered in matte black featuring a corner … Continued
Karl Lagerfeld is famous for his hundreds of iPods and he’s even designed a Fendi trunk specifically for the storage of multiple iPods. For his personal storage needs, however, he commisioned a bespoke trunk from Louis Vuitton . Made of black Taiga leather with brass fittings and a red microfiber interior, it contains an interior … Continued
The German design genius Karl Lagerfeld has created what will be one of the most sought after bags next season, and he didnâ€™t even have to try that hard ! At the Paris Fashion Week, Lagerfeld presented an interactive bag with his face printed on the front. Models held the bag over their faces as … Continued
“When the famous toy brand, Margarete Steiff, allows itself to produce the first ever “couture” teddy bear, it’s with the master of today’s luxury Karl Lagerfeld. A unique and unusual collaboration that shows us, one more time, how Lagerfeld is always on the avant garde. Steiff keeps on the innovation and brings you the first … Continued
In cooperation with Coty, Karl Lagerfeld will release, this November, a trio of unisex fragrances named Kapsule after their capsule like packaging. “I love the world of perfumes,” Lagerfeld said. “For me, the world of fashion doesn’t exist without it.”… The designer’s favorite smells are: fresh bread, vanilla, woods and spices. “I don’t like heavy, … Continued