Feminine Wiles

Photo by Karl Lagerfeld
Lagerfeld is well recognized around the world for his white hair, black sunglasses, and high starched collars. He is the head creative director of the fashion house Chanel as well as the Italian house Fendi and his own eponymous fashion label. He is also a photographer and artist.

Little Black Dress

Amazing Astrid in her Little black dress.
“One is never over-dressed or under-dressed with a Little Black Dress.” —Karl Lagerfeld
Coco Chanel is credited as the originator of the LBD. Every women should have a LBD. Some have more than one. 😉

Runway

Naomi Campbell

Strutting at Chanel Spring/Summer show 1992

Friday: 5 of 6

Salvador Dali for Chanel.
Perhaps we don’t understand just how public and famous he was in his own lifetime.

Monday: 3 of 6

Jerry Hall for Chanel photographed by Karl Lagerfeld.

Thursday: 4 of 6

Karl Lagerfeld photographed the grandeur and
extreme elegance of the 2011 couture season for Harper’s Bazaar.
This is Chanel. Put your credit cards away – available only by special order!

Friday: 2 of 6

Helena Christensen walking the runway for Chanel, Spring/Summer 1993.

Thursday: 4 of 6

Vintage Linda Evangelista, wearing Chanel by Karl Lagerfeld and
photographed by Patrick Demarchelier for Vogue in 1991.
Wonderful photograph, subversive 1940-50 magazine style which
is easy to dismiss until you look closely.
And what a wonderful combination – Chanel, Karl, Linda and Patrick!

Sunday: 4 of 6

The one and only Coco Chanel.