Couture isn't the only thing Karl Lagerfeld's heart beats for. The German-born fashion director behind French fashion house Chanel is also quite the book buff. In case you didn't known, Lagerfeld owns more than 300,000 books, a bookstore, and a publishing house (both under the name Edition 7L)...

Karl Lagerfeld enjoyed the bio so much that it inspired him to sketch Coco Chanel for a new edition that will be published by Steidl. Picardie and Lagerfeld will host a cocktail reception for the 2nd edition at Galignani, one of Lagerfeld's favorite bookstores in Paris. A German version...

yet undisclosed, the design of Lagerfeld's new pen will most definitely highlight his black & white obsessions. Which one of der Kaiser's latest achievements would you rather have? The Nietzsche book or the Dupont pen? Below, with no (apparent) liaison with the above mentioned news is a...

As we all recently got a glimpse into Karl Lagerfeld's personal library where he houses 300,000 books stacked to the ceiling, it's a known fact that the Kaiser is a huge bibliophile. On top of the enormous library, the designer also has his own book publishing company, Edition 7L, and runs his...

Rumor has it Karl Lagerfeld is coming out with a fragrance — a fragrance that smells like books...! Lagerfeld has teamed up with Steidl (the company that publishes his photography books) and German perfumer Geza Schön for the scent, which is called Paper Passion. We've seen pictures of...

Karl Lagerfeld is heading to the library for inspiration. The iconic Chanel designer has partnered with his publisher Steidl to create a perfume inspired by the smell of books called Paper Passion. An addicted book-lover who owns around 300,000 books, Lagerfeld readily confesses that he cannot...

Is there a blog about Karl Lagerfeld? Because his quotes, projects, designs, and general madness would make up enough content to write an interesting blog. Anyway, here is another one of his great quotes (see some other ones I've published here.) This one was directed at Courtney Love, and...

Karl Lagerfeld's works are always different from other creators. He is among the pantheon of fashion gods, so it is no wonder then, that the photographs taken by him for Couture Couture shoot, recently published in Harper's Bazaar magazine, exude a divinely pure quality. The choice of...

In his latest project in a perpetual list of collaborations, Karl Lagerfeld has teamed up with publisher Steidl to create a fragrance that is inspired by his love of – books. Everything Uncle Karl touches turns to gold and based on the packaging alone, this project qualifies. The bottle will...

Karl Lagerfeld adds one more feather of becoming a newspaper publisher to his hat. If all that he has done and is still doing isn't enough, the evolutionary creative genius is all set to launch his own newspaper. The announcement of the Karl Daily has already made it to the headlines and...

 

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