Karl Otto Lagerfeld (10 September 1933 – 19 February 2019) was a German creative director, fashion designer, artist, photographer, and caricaturist who lived in Paris.
He was known as the creative director of the French fashion house Chanel, a position held from 1983 until his death, and was also creative director of the Italian fur and leather goods fashion house Fendi, and of his own eponymous fashion label. He collaborated on a variety of fashion and art-related projects.
He was recognized for his signature white hair, black sunglasses, fingerless gloves, and high, starched, detachable collars.
Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana, Quadrato della Concordia, 3 00144, Rome, Italie
Fendi is an Italian luxury fashion house producing fur, ready-to-wear, leather goods, shoes, fragrances, eyewear, timepieces and accessories. Founded in 1925 in Rome, Fendi is known for its fur and fur accessories, and for its leather goods such as "Baguette", 2jours, Peekaboo or Pequin handbags.