The fashion world lost one of its most prominent icons, which had immensely impacted the fashion industry. It was a great honour for models to present themselves on the cat walk in his newest luxury collections, and all of the people that adored Karl or knew him personally expressed their condolences and sadness over his death on social media.
Although Karl Lagerfeld was a friend of many famous personalities from various spheres, his muses were of great importance to him – models and actresses he collaborated with and sewed for. What did they have to say about him, and what messages did they send to fashion heaven?
Cara Delevingne – a successful model and a great muse of Karl Lagerfeld and a longstanding face of his collections and the brand Chanel:
Lily-Rose Depp – the French-American actress, daughter of Johnny depp and Vanessa Paradis was Lagerfeld’s muse of late, she often appeared at his fashion shows on the cat walk. She left a long message on Instagram, from which we quote:
Diane Kruger – the famous actress, which could often be seen on the red carpet in the stunning Chanel dresses of Karl Lagerfeld:
Kaia Gerber – the successful model, daughter of Cindy Crawford is the current face of Chanel, and created in collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld the young people’s collection Karl Lagerfeld X Kaia:
Of those, who expressed their condolences via media or instagram accounts are an enormous number of people like for example, Cindy Crawford, Melania Trump, Penélope Cruz, models Kendall Jenner, Gigi and Bella Hadid, and also designers Valentino Garavani, Victoria Beckham, Stella McCartney and many others.
We are also saddened by the fact, that the world has lost such a gifted designer and a great person with an unbelievable talent. He will forever remain an icon of the fashion world of the end of the 20th and the beginning of the 21st century.