Karl Lagerfeld

Chanel Couture Goes "Green" For Spring 2016 With Eco-Friendly Looks

HIGH-FASHION ECOLOGY “Everything is about ecology, but it’s never done in a very luxurious way,” Lagerfeld explained—erroneously, in our opinion—after the show. “I liked the…

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Chanel Lines Runway With Wind Turbines, Solar Panels at Spring 2013 Paris Fashion Week

Karl Lagerfeld might have renewable energy on the brain. (Or not. It’s hard to tell with a man who once shipped a 265-ton iceberg from Sweden as a runway centerpiece.) For his…

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Chanel Builds Life-Size Plane for Spring 2012 Paris Couture Week Show

Photo by Olivier Saillant for Chanel As if fashion wasn’t already synonymous with environmental excess. Karl Lagerfeld commisioned a life-size aircraft to house Chanel’s…

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At Chanel's Fall/Winter 2011 Couture Show, Shoes Double as Flashlights

Twinkle toes, anyone? The models on the Chanel Couture Fall/Winter 2011 runway in Paris on Tuesday may have been light on their feet, but we didn’t expect them to have lights on…

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Karl Lagerfeld, Anna Wintour as Eco-Yuppies? A Question Of's Organic Tees Imagine the Possibilities

Okay, so when you think of fashion icons Anna Wintour and Karl Lagerfeld, the words “do-gooder” and “responsible fashion” aren’t exactly what spring to…

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Karl Lagerfeld Ships 265 Ton Artic Iceberg to Paris for Fashion Show

Photo by Wallpaper A political statement about climate change was the last thing on Karl Lagerfeld’s mind when he trotted Chanel’s Fall/Winter 2010 collection in front of a…

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