A Tribute to Karl Lagerfeld: Karl For Ever
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Paris’ famed Grand Palais was the setting of a memorial occasion (and it actually was an ‘occasion’ from the appears to be like of it) for the late Karl Lagerfeld Thursday (June 20), referred to as Karl For Ever. The venue, which beforehand housed most of the designer’s runway exhibits, was embellished with massive, largely black and white images of Lagerfeld, and sat over 2000 folks—each vogue royalty and associates, all there to have fun his life and profession. Lagerfeld handed away on February 19 on the age of 85.
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Hosted by the style homes of Chanel, Fendi, and Karl Lagerfeld, company included Anna Wintour, Claudia Schiffer, Emmanuelle Alt, Valentino, Brigitte Macron, Gigi Hadid, Stella McCartney and Olivia Palermo. Video clips of Lagerfeld performed for everybody to observe and reminisce, and in an announcement, the maison Karl Lagerfeld mentioned: “Reflecting Karl’s love for the inventive arts, the present included energetic performances by Pharrell Williams, Tilda Swinton, Helen Mirren, Cara Delevingne, pianist Lang Lang and violinist Charlie Siem.”
For her half, Delevingne learn feline-themed poetry from the French creator Colette—an homage to Lagerfeld’s affection for his beloved Birman cat, Choupette, who additionally inherited a part of his property.
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Fortunately, the remainder of us nonetheless have the chance to inherit a chunk from Lagerfeld’s final vogue collaboration. The Karl Lagerfeld X Olivia Palermo assortment launches Thursday, June 27. The 24-piece assortment pre-launched in Dubai earlier this month (therefore why we get a sneak peek from the pic beneath; try that bucket bag Olivia is holding!). Snag one thing for your self at Karl Lagerfeld shops, on-line at KARL.com or at OliviaPalermo.com, subsequent week.
P.S. Karl without end!
Photograph credit score: Picture above & beneath courtesy of @oliviapalermo Instagram.