It’s been a busy week for Karl Lagerfeld, and it’s not just his unveiling of Chanel’s AW10 collection amid blocks of ice yesterday that’s got everyone talking , he’s set to be made a commander of the French Legion of Honour.
follow The equivalent of an OBE or a CBE, the legendary designer was told of his new-found honour by French President Nicolas Sarkozy yesterday before he made his way to the Grand Palais to unveil his new Chanel offering , and a 25-foot iceberg.
source url No date has been confirmed yet as to when Kaiser Karl will receive his title, but it certainly cements his impact , and influence , on French culture.
But that’s not all he’s got to be excited about: he’s been named as the latest photographer for the renowned Pirelli calendar , yep, the one that shows models dans le nu, g-strings aside.
source link And we can’t be having that, now.