17 Karl Lagerfeld designs to remember the fashion icon by - Elle India

17 Karl Lagerfeld designs to remember the fashion icon by

A walk down memory lane

BY Elle Team | February 20th, 2019

Last evening, the fashion industry mourned the loss of Karl Lagerfeld. The 85-year-old German designer, who was the creative director at Chanel, Fendi as well as his namesake label, leaves behind an unparalleled legacy, his Birman cat (and certified Instagram celebrity) Choupette, and fashion inspiration that will last us a lifetime. Here’s a look at the work that we will remember Lagerfeld by: 

Chanel, Spring/Summer 2002 Collection


Chanel, Spring/Summer '95 Pret A Porter collection


Karl Lagerfeld in the workshops of Chloe


Chanel, P.A.P. Fall/Winter 1998-1999


Naomi Campbell in an outfit by Karl Lagerfeld for Italian design house Fendi's ready-to-wear collection during the spring-summer 1992 fashion show in Milan.


Chanel Cruise Collection 2016/2017


Chanel, Spring 1996


Chanel, Paris Fashion Week Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014-2015


Chanel, Paris Fashion Week Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014-2015


Chanel, Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Spring/Summer 2019 


Karl Lagerfeld and Cara Delevingne, Chanel, Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2014-2015


Chanel, Paris Fashion Week Haute Couture Fall Winter 2018-2019


Chanel, Ready To Wear Fall Winter 1990 - 1991


Karl Lagerfeld at Chloe's Paris Studio


'Chanel Metiers d'Art' Fashion Show


Chanel 'Metiers d'Art' Show


Chanel, Haute Couture Fall Winter 1991 - 1992


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