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Karl Lagerfeld custom designs a safe with Döttling

Karl Lagerfeld has teamed up with German luxury safe maker Dottling to create the world’s most expensive personal safe, costing $339,000, WWD reports. Just under six-feet tall and less than a foot deep, the steel body, sheathed in high-gloss chrome-plated aluminum, looks like an impregnable monolith. But when activated by the owner, two doors butterfly … Continued

“Vol de Jour”: Short Film by Karl Lagerfeld

Karl Lagerfeld has jumped behind the camera again for Chanel’s pre spring / summer collection. We saw a preview in July this year when Lara Stone and Baptiste Giabiconi were spotted posing with a motorbike in front of the Paris Chanel boutique. In this short film called Vol de Jour, Lara and Baptiste run around … Continued

Chanel’s Shanghai fashion show

After last year’s Moscow extravaganza, Chanel’s designer Karl Lagerfeld relocated to Shanghai last week to present his yearly Maison d’Arts collection.

Lagerfeld Reinvents SpongeBob

Karl Lagerfeld gave a SpongeBob SquarePants doll a makeover for a Paris fundraiser for the World Wildlife Fund (WWF). The figurine was outfitted in the image of his maker, with Karl’s signature dark shades, a white shirt and fingerless gloves. This auction of celebrity look-a-like dolls was held on the 26th of November at the … Continued

Lily Allen by Karl Lagerfeld

Lily Allen as the new queen of Chanel. Karl Lagerfeld takes his inspiration from the classic film Breakfast at Tiffany´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.

Chanel Customized Motorcycle

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 Chanel’s pre-spring collection “Starting Point” with the models Lara Stone and Baptiste Giacobini.

Tweed Helmet: Karl Lagerfeld for Atelier Ruby

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.

A New Way to Ride in Style

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

First Trailer for “Coco, Before Chanel”

To me, Audrey Tautou will always be Amélie. To others, soon, she will be Coco. “Coco Before Chanel,” biopic of celebrated fashion designer Coco Chanel is based on book “L’Irreguliere” (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

Chanel Perspex Briefcase

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 ladies’ stuff. Source: Businessflogo

Chanel Spring Summer 2009 Heidi Mount by Karl Lagerfeld

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 at Dior Homme

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

the world’s first fashion island launched in Dubai

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’s silent cinema brings Moscow to Paris

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

The Coco Chanel Coin Designed By Karl Lagerfeld

To celebrate Coco Chanel’s 125th birthday, Karl Lagerfeld has designed a €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

Karl Lagerfeld Does Le Petit Larousse 2009

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

Bespoke Vuitton iPod Trunk

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 Karl Lagerfeld Mask Bag

The German design genius Karl Lagerfeld has created what will be one of the most sought after bags next season, and he didn’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