Channeling Chanel

A tightly pulled ponytail, signature black shades and fingerless leather driving gloves have all come to define the man we know as Karl Lagerfeld. Like Jean Paul Gaultier or even Steve Jobs, the legendary designer has always taken personal comfort in repeatedly wearing simple, understated attire. Lagerfeld’s personality, of course, is in stark contrast to his trademark uniform. Bold and outspoken, the creative force behind Chanel has never been one to shy away from the camera. Especially when he chooses to step behind it. The Little Black Jacket is Lagerfeld’s latest exhibit as a photographer. Taken over the course of a year, the project features over 100 photos of famous personalities and artists wearing Chanel’s iconic black jacket. READ MORE