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From one tiny germ of an idea—a sketch of a vintage scarf—Karl Lagerfeld created a symphony of stripes for Fendi’s Pre-Fall collection. Testament to his protean imagination, his stripes tapped a multitude of associations. A shift banded in leather, … Continue reading
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Is there anything else like Fendi? What Karl Lagerfeld and Silvia Venturini Fendi have done with that huge fur ball of luxury and tradition beggars description. Primal barbarism meshes with decadent sophistication, palazzo and gutter fuse in one elusive … Continue reading
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If Chanel‘s Spring show skewered the art world for the oligarchs’ supermarket it has turned into, Karl Lagerfeld went one better for Fall and imagined the whole world as a megastore—un grand magasin—under the sign of the double C. The … Continue reading
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Humor isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Fendi. But a quick perusal of this season’s lookbook, in which the models prop themselves up on giant fur-covered blocks (themselves echoes of the fur-covered doodads that … Continue reading
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Karl Lagerfeld can’t move mountains just yet. Today, he had to settle for a mere forest, shipped into the Grand Palais tree by tree. His guests wandered through the woods till they happened upon a classical amphitheater. “Neo-classical,” Karl clarified. He … Continue reading