Karl Lagerfeld Dies at 85

By: Christian Mosi

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Karl Lagerfeld

Karl Lagerfeld

Prolific Fashion Designer Karl Lagerfeld, who is the Creative Director of Fendi and Chanel has passed away today at the age of 85. Lagerfeld’s signature ponytail and dark sunglasses will continue to be an Iconic staple in the world of fashion. Lagerfeld has molded the luxury fashion that we know today. Lagerfeld has held the creative director position at Chanel dating back to 1983 and Fendi at 1965. He was ahead of his time and will genuinely be missed for his innovative and witty personality; He leaves the legacy of one of the best designers of all time.

Virginie Viard will succeed Lagerfeld as Creative Director for Chanel. What does this mean for the business of Chanel? Will Chanel be able to uphold Karl’s legacy? Will immediate changes happen at Chanel and Fendi? Will this mean that another person is up for the title as the best designer of our time? Let’s chat below!

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