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  Karl Lagerfeld Biog
In 2000, Lagerfeld auctioned a collection of 18th-century furniture and artworks at Christie's, after he sold the house he kept them in.
Born in Hamburg in 1938, Karl Lagerfeld emigrated to Paris at the age of 14.
In 1955, at the age of just 17, Lagerfeld was awarded a position at Pierre Balmain, after winning a competition sponsored by the International Wool Secretariat (the coat he had designed for the contest was later put into production by Balmain).
www.vogue.co.uk /whos_who/Karl_Lagerfeld   (483 words)

  
  Karl Lagerfeld - Wikipedia
Lagerfeld entdeckte 1990 seine zeitweilige Muse Claudia Schiffer, die später zum bestbezahlten Fotomodell avancierte und 1993 in einem von Lagerfeld mit Koranversen bestickten Mieder auf einer Modenschau einen Skandal provozierte.
Lagerfeld bringt auch unter seinem eigenen Namen eine Modelinie heraus.
Markenzeichen Lagerfelds ist neben seiner optischen Sonnenbrille auch sein gepuderter Haarzopf.
de.wikipedia.org /wiki/Karl_Lagerfeld   (761 words)

  
 Karl Lagerfeld - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lagerfeld was their only child, born 10 years after the couple's marriage, when his mother was 42 and his father 60.
Karl Lagerfeld emigrated to Paris at the age of 14.
Lagerfeld is also famous for a dramatic transformation of his body, when he lost around 80 pounds (36 kg) in one year.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Karl_Lagerfeld   (490 words)

  
 Lagerfeld, Karl on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Karl Lagerfeld au milieu des modèles Chanel du dernier défilé Karl Lagerfeld et Coco Chanel devisent en bonne intelligence.
Karl Lagerfeld au milieu de ses mannequins en janvier 2003 Quand Karl Lagerfeld invite sur son bateau, c'est pour un défil.
Karl Lagerfeld au milieu de ses mannequins en janvier 2003 Le couturier allemand Karl Lagerfeld et le groupe de confection.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/L/Lagerfld.asp   (799 words)

  
 Karl Lagerfeld Biography and profiles of fashion designers
Fashion Designer Karl Lagerfeld was born in 1938 in Hamburg, Germany, to a wealthy family.
He went to Paris in 1952, where he studied informally, with the ambition to be fashion designer, until he won a prize for a wool coat from the Wool Secretariat in 1954 (the same contest in which Yves Saint Laurent won an award for a dress).
The Karl Lagerfeld S.A., responsible for products under the Karl Lagerfeld label was bought in 1992 by the British Dunhill Holding Plc group, which is part of the Vedome Group, which again belongs to the Richemont Holding from Switzerland and managed by Lord Douro.
www.infomat.com /whoswho/karllagerfeld.html   (741 words)

  
 Wired News: IPod All the Rage in High Fashion
Lagerfeld uses the case to stow his multiple iPods -- a dozen at last count, which translates into around 120,000 tracks, all of which he seems to know where to find, Bowles reports.
Lagerfeld keeps most of the iPods scattered around his various homes, which, in turn, are scattered around the globe.
Lagerfeld is so taken with the iPod, he often steers interviews toward talk of Apple's technology; at least, that's the running joke on sites like MacBidouille.
www.wired.com /news/mac/0,2125,63423,00.html   (979 words)

  
 History of Fashion Designer Karl Lagerfeld
In 1938 Karl Lagerfeld was born in Hamburg, Germany of a Scandinavian dairy magnate and his German wife.
In 1963 Karl Lagerfeld met the women who were to play an enormous role in his life and his career, the 5 Roman women, Queens of top quality furs, the Fendi sisters.
Karl Lagerfeld held his Fall ready-to-wear collection during Paris Fashion Week in March 2003 and here on the right is an outfit from the collection.
www.designerhistory.com /historyofashion/lagerfeld.html   (2058 words)

  
 Karl Lagerfeld Joins H&M
But Lagerfeld said he was disappointed by H and M's decision to produce a highly limited number of each garment, saying the policy had defeated his intention of allowing people who could not normally afford his clothes to buy designer clothing.
But Lagerfeld also said he was disappointed by H and M's decision to produce the collection in larger sizes than he had intended.
And Lagerfeld said he was amused that some of his clothes for H and M were now being sold at inflated prices on Internet auction sites.
www.iconique.com /flash/forum/threads.php?id=159_0_8_0_C   (678 words)

  
 Lagerfeld, Karl on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Une création de Karl Lagerfeld Karl Lagerfeld a ajouté de la féminité à sa griffe Lagerfeld Gallery.
Karl Lagerfeld avec ses mannequins Karl Lagerfeld est un magicien.
Karl Lagerfeld lors de la présentation de la collection Chanel en octobre Karl Lagerfeld, 64 ans, 1m80, 60 kg après un rég.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/l/lagerfld.asp   (799 words)

  
 Stars of Europe - Karl Lagerfeld
Karl Lagerfeld -- photographer, collector, author, and designer -- demonstrates why his creations draw celebrities, and cash
In his spare time, Lagerfeld also has designed for fashion houses Fendi and Chloe, while producing collections under his own labels, including KL and Lagerfeld gallery.
Teutonic discipline is part of the secret, says the German-born Lagerfeld, who spurns alcohol and drugs and follows a strict diet (he also found time to write a book, The Karl Lagerfeld Diet, after shedding more than 70 pounds several years ago).
images.businessweek.com /ss/05/05/lagerfeld/index_01.htm   (166 words)

  
 Karl Lagerfeld   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I was reminded of the power Karl Lagerfeld can wield a couple of seasons ago right here at the ever-so-trendy South Beach restaurant/lounge, B. Someone had put in a call to say the fashion icon would be stopping by for a nosh on the night in question.
The collection, which debuted in selected HandM stores on November 12th, was Lagerfeld's signature modern, elegant and streamlined pieces in fl and white.
When the now model-thin Lagerfeld caught wind of the chain retailer enlarging the sizes to fit the average UK female shape - size 14-16 - he fired back calling British women too fat for his clothing.
www.southbeach-usa.com /features/features1/lagerfeld/karl-lagerfeld.htm   (684 words)

  
 Fashion Plates - The weird and wonderful dieting advice of Karl Lagerfeld. By Amanda Fortini   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Lagerfeld lives like an Old-World aristocrat ("The only calendar I follow is that of circumstance and desire"), with homes in Paris, Biarritz, and Monte Carlo, and he has a personal chef to cook his meals.
Lagerfeld repeatedly states that fashion, specifically the desire to wear the superslim fashions of the aptly named Hedi Slimane (who designs for Dior Homme), motivated him.
Lagerfeld explains that losing weight for sartorial reasons is a clever form of reverse psychology.
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 Karl Lagerfeld | ZOOZOOM Magazine
It is in the seventies that Lagerfeld began to establish his legacy.
His reinvention of the famed double C logo was timed to perfection, the yuppie era with their taste for status symbols was in full swing and they fell in love with Coco's pride and joy.
The little cardigans and chic suits, decorated with heaps of gilt and pearls, and accentuated with biker boots, hotpants and denim mini-skirts, were an insight to Lagerfeld’s sense of style and sense of humor.
www.zoozoom.com /designers/by_name/karl_lagerfeld.html   (409 words)

  
 An in-depth look at your favourite celebrity personalities - hellomagazine.com, HELLO!
"Kaiser Karl", as he is known in the fashion press, was born to a wealthy Swedish businessman and his German wife in Hamburg, in 1938.
However it was Karl's appointment to the House of Chanel, one of the strongest brands in fashion, in 1982, which really put him on the map.
It was not a physical thing, it was something beyond that." Perhaps it was meant to be, his Turkish fortune teller told him when he was 50, that he would have to choose between family, a sex life or a career.
www.hellomagazine.com /profiles/karllagerfeld   (506 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Books: Karl Lagerfeld: Waterdance/Bodywave   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Lagerfeld's new work is presented in two large-format albums, whose dramaturgy leads the viewer to a new way of seeing nude photography in a playful way.
Born in Hamburg in 1938, Karl Lagerfeld is instantly recognizable with his ubiquitous silver ponytail, sunglasses, and fluttering fan.
Lagerfeld compares the different distortions of the body and the results from the body being submersed in water and air.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/3882438177?v=glance   (853 words)

  
 Karl Lagerfeld
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Karl Lagerfeld Biog - Born in Hamburg in 1938, Karl Lagerfeld emigrated to Paris at the age of 14.
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 Biographie Modedesigner Designer Lebenslauf Vita Leben
Karl Lagerfeld, der auch "Karl der Große" genannt wird absolviert von 1954 - 1957 eine Schneiderlehre bei Pierre Balmain.
Karl Lagerfeld, der immer Mode zum Anziehen und nicht für das Museum machen will, spricht fließend Deutsch, Französisch, Englisch und Italienisch und kann hervorragend photografieren.
Trotz der vielen Jahre in Paris ist Karl Lagerfeld immer ein Stück Deutscher geblieben.
www.fashion-base.de /Biographien/bios-karl-lagerfeld.htm   (395 words)

  
 SignOnSanDiego.com > News > Business -- To fuel growth, Tommy Hilfiger buys Karl Lagerfeld trademarks
Tommy Hilfiger said Monday that it is acquiring the trademarks of internationally renowned Karl Lagerfeld for an undisclosed cash amount.
Lagerfeld's collections are currently in a startup phase, and consist of a women's and licensed men's collection.
Lagerfeld scored a home run this fall with a one-time fashion collection for Swedish cheap chic retailer Hennes and Mauritz AB.
www.signonsandiego.com /news/business/20041213-1351-tommyhilfiger.html   (747 words)

  
 The Standard - Chanel's cutting edge - Focus Section
Lagerfeld powers Chanel with his design talent - it is no easy feat to reinvent a simple blazer one season after another - but also with his keen ability to pinpoint what is hip at the nanosecond it reaches its pinnacle.
Lagerfeld once partnered with Diesel to create jeans, but that seemed more a dalliance related to his newly svelte physique than a serious desire to go into the denim business.
Lagerfeld Gallery is in the midst of formation and it is full of possibilities.
www.thestandard.com.hk /stdn/std/Focus/GC09Dh02.html   (1051 words)

  
 Nisi - Fun - Teile Interview mit Karl Lagerfeld
LAGERFELD: Eine Bekannte von mir, eine sehr mondaene Lesbierin, hatte sich kurz nach dem Krieg in die Garbo verliebt.
LAGERFELD: Ich habe mich dauernd selbst krankgeschrieben, und sonst bin ich immer mit Schwadronieren durchgekommen.
LAGERFELD: Sie sagte selbst: "Du musst hier raus.
www.gnak.de /nisi/fun/lagerfeld.html   (535 words)

  
 The Karl Lagerfeld Diet   (Site not responding. Last check: )
“Karl Lagerfeld’s case is spectacular as it shows how it is possible, through determination and willpower, to return to a harmonious balance even when excess weight is of a long-standing, deeply ingrained nature.
I hope that many will be inspired by the example of the slimmed-down, elegant, and indefatigable Karl Lagerfeld to lose either the few pounds they feel should be sacrificed for their happiness or the several dozen pounds that are detrimental to their survival.”
Karl Lagerfeld was born in Hamburg in 1939.
www.powerhousebooks.com /titless05/karllagerfelddiet.html   (340 words)

  
 Lagerfeld Has World Domination All Sewn-up | Culture & Lifestyle | Deutsche Welle | 04.03.2005
Lagerfeld may be fashion's busiest man. After his brief flirtation with the world of mass market retail -- climaxing with his phenomenally successful limited-edition line for Swedish chain Hennes & Mauritz last November -- the German designer has returned to the catwalk for the next leg of his bid for expansion.
Bildunterschrift: Großansicht des Bildes mit der Bildunterschrift: Proving once again that his business sense is as impeccable as his taste, Lagerfeld benefits from Hilfiger's financial clout and position in the key US market, while in return, the outfit gets to bask in the reflected glory of Lagerfeld's quintessentially European chic.
Lagerfeld sent out his signature slim-leg trousers and crisp white shirts, but the collection took on a generally softer silhouette, with laid-back denim skirts and sheer chiffon dresses with flower detailing.
www.dw-world.de /dw/article/0,1564,1507635,00.html   (655 words)

  
 Karl Lagerfeld
Known as “King Karl,” Karl Lagerfeld may have stolen as many scenes with his silver ponytail, fluttering fan, and infamous temper as he has with his celebrated designs.
Lagerfeld won his first fashion competition at the age of fourteen in Paris, joined Balmain in 1959, and became artistic director of Patou in 1962.
Karl Lagerfeld - Lagerfeld, Karl (Karl Otto Lagerfeld), 1938–, German fashion designer, b.
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 Sets: Lacoste, LAGERFELD for Men, Karl Lagerfeld   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Launched by the design house of Karl Lagerfeld in 1978, LAGERFELD by Karl Lagerfeld is classified as a flowery fragrance.
Lagerfeld Gift Set, Launched By The Design House Of Karl Lagerfeld In 1978, Lagerfeld Is Classified As A Refined, Oriental, Woody Fragrance.
Lagerfeld is a refined fragrance and is recommended for evening use.
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 iafrica.com | highlife | her life | fashion & beauty Lagerfeld shows eternal chic   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Karl Lagerfeld on Wednesday rolled out a sharp collection of chic daywear and glamourous gowns for spring-summer 2005, while Giambattista Valli took a trip to sunny Greece for Emanuel Ungaro.
Lagerfeld is a busy man. He showed his collection for Fendi last week in Milan, will unveil his latest efforts for Chanel in Paris on Friday and his much-anticipated line for Swedish retailer H and M will hit stores next month.
As he does each season at his own Lagerfeld Gallery, the prolific German designer turned out a ready-to-wear line of sleek, feminine clothes mainly in his preferred fl and white, with a wink at his own sartorial choices.
iafrica.com /highlife/herlife/fashionandbeauty/351768.htm   (649 words)

  
 Karl Lagerfeld Sunglasses   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Karl Lagerfeld was born in 1939, the year that Coco Chanel retired.
The connection between them just started for Karl Lagerfeld was destined to take over the rein of Coco's empire in 1983.
Such is the influence of Karl Lagerfeld in the fashion world.
www.watchesin.com /karl_lagerfeld_sunglasses.html   (90 words)

  
 Karl Lagerfeld
With his white ponytail, dark glasses, and fl-and-white wardrobe, Lagerfeld is an enduring icon in an industry where superstardom is usually fleeting.
Born in Germany, Lagerfeld was apprenticed at age 17 to the legendary designer Pierre Balmain in Paris.
Despite his deep roots in haute couture, Lagerfeld says the most exciting part of the fashion business today is in mass-produced apparel.
www.businessweek.com /magazine/content/05_22/b3935424.htm?chan=gb   (669 words)

  
 Lagerfeld Cologne by Karl Lagerfeld
Lagerfeld by Karl Lagerfeld was designed in 1978.
Lagerfeld is a refined, ambery, oriental, woody cologne.
Blended with notes of jasmine, orris and sandalwood, Lagerfeld is a formal type of cologne.
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 Mirror.co.uk - News - All News Archive - BRITISH WOMEN ARE TOO FAT FOR MY CLOTHES   (Site not responding. Last check: )
GERMAN fashion guru Karl Lagerfeld has sparked outrage by calling British women too fat for his outfits.
Lagerfeld, 66, threw a tantrum when High Street chain HandM enlarged them to fit the average UK female shape - size 14-16.
KARL Lagerfeld's made millions as creative director at French fashion house Chanel.
www.mirror.co.uk /news/allnews/tm_objectid=14923542&method=full&siteid=50143&headline=british-women-are-too-fatfatfatfat-for-my-clothes-name_page.html   (472 words)

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