Yesterday I caught up on Chanel-inspired news and today I’m focusing on Karl Lagerfeld-inspired news…
Let’s start off with a very Happy Belated Birthday to Karl Lagerfeld! Uncle Karl celebrated his 79th birthday on September 10th.
Carine Roitfeld thinks Karl Lagerfeld is a rockstar: “It’s funny, he’s like a rock star now. You go on the street with him and it’s like being with J-Lo.” Female First
This is what Karl Lagerfeld looked like as a child – it seems like he’s always liked collars and ties. dailyELLE
If you haven’t shopped the new collection yet, the KARL fall-winter 2012/13 collection is for sale on Net-a-Porter. I’m especially loving the KARL camo! Also, you may notice his new collection includes pearl and lace collars – I beat him to it and showed you how to DIY pearl and lace collars back in April!
Watch the making of the Karl fall-winter 2012/13 campaign…
Just in case you were wondering what Karl Lagerfeld zombie nail art looked like…StyleBistro
Karl Lagerfeld designed the layout for the 26th Biennale des Antiquaires in Paris. He stated: “I like antique dealers and everything the Biennale represents, and I love the Grand Palais, which is my favorite place in Paris. I have so many memories there of Chanel runway shows with their outsized decor.” Karl
Karl Lagerfeld’s Mon Shu character made many appearances at the Karl Lagerfeld for Shu Uemura (SUKL) launch in the form of a balloon, plush dolls, animated character (flying on a lipstick) and nail decals. In discussing Japanese schoolgirls – his inspiration for Mon Shu – Karl Lagerfeld stated: “They dress a little like me, even if this is more exaggerated.” WWD
I may need to start a new column called the Choupette Link List!
Here we see the “Coco Cat” illustrated by Karl Lagerfeld and the mini Chanel model Hudson Kroenig wearing a tee with Choupette on it. LDNfashion
Laetitia Casta was “fucking scared” that Choupette would leap to her death during a photo shoot the two were working on together. Fashionista
Here’s a very informative infographic comparing Karl Lagerfeld and his kitty Choupette. Grazia
Before Choupette, there was Mr. Ashton...W Magazine