Karl Lagerfeld Cannot Be Bothered To Set Up His $25K Gold Apple Watch

A photo taken by his assistant shows Karl Lagerfeld wearing a custom gold Apple Watch that MacRumors suspects could be worth up “upwards of $25,000.” Looks great Karl, but did you know that it hasn’t been set up yet? On his blog, John Gruber noted Lagerfeld’s decision to choose form over function. » 4/16/15 7:50pm 4/16/15 7:50pm

Here are Cara Delevingne and Pharrell Singing a Duet for Karl and Bey

Supermodel-turnt-actor Cara Delevingne has been working with Pharrell on an album (of music!) as of late, and Tuesday in New York at Karl Lagerfeld's Chanel Métiers d'Art presentation, the duo debuted the fruits of that labor. She has nice tone but um, this clip is a tad pitchy, if you will. And because of that: on a… » 4/01/15 10:50am 4/01/15 10:50am

Karl Lagerfeld Loves His Cat, Isn't Afraid to Tell Rihanna 

Last night, New York Times fashion reporter John Koblin met up with Rihanna at a swanky party for designer Karl Lagerfeld. At the party, held in a $60 million apartment on the 83rd floor of a luxury skyscraper, Koblin and Rihanna had what, ostensibly, was meant to be an interview, but on the written page seemed more… » 2/15/15 6:00pm 2/15/15 6:00pm

Karl Lagerfeld's Latest Chanel Film Is a Weird Pharrell Music Video

Once again, Chanel's annual Métiers d'Art show—in Salzburg, Austria this year—has been kicked off with a short film directed by Karl Lagerfeld. This time, it's a dreamy Habsburg fantasy starring Pharrell Williams and Cara Delevingne, who sing a strange and frankly terrible original song titled "CC the World." Good… » 12/02/14 1:15pm 12/02/14 1:15pm

Karl Lagerfeld Slapped His Cat's Name on Some Tacky Accessories

Karl Lagerfeld has borrowed on his cat Choupette's star power for a line of clothing and accessories coming this fall. Unfortunately, it is nothing I want. (As though I would pony up hard-earned American currency for cat-inspired designer items in the first place, when there are perfectly good Etsy stores.) (Yeah, I… » 9/23/14 4:30pm 9/23/14 4:30pm

Karl Lagerfeld’s New Store Has iPads in the Dressing Rooms—for Selfies

So it's come to this. Clothing stores are now picking up on the hot new trend to self-portraiture and the age-old tenets of consumerism by installing iPads into changing rooms. So that customers can take selfies while they're trying on clothes, put filters on them, and send them to their friends. And at the helm of… » 3/16/14 12:30pm 3/16/14 12:30pm