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Karl Lagerfeld designs Claridge’s latest Christmas Tree 

Karl Lagerfeld designs Claridge’s latest Christmas Tree 

This year’s Claridge’s Christmas Tree is designed by Karl Lagerfeld, widely regarded as one of the fashion world’s most influential creative forces.

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April Fools Day: Fashion’s best hoaxes ever

“April Fools’ Day (sometimes called All Fools’ Day) is celebrated every year on April 1 by playing practical jokes and spreading hoaxes. The jokes and their victims are called April fools” informs Wikipedia on this day’s most common truths which are insane lies that we love to share.

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The Hadid act enters Fendi’s new campaign

The Hadid act enters Fendi’s new campaign

 “For the Fendi Spring/Summer 2017 advertising campaign, I have chosen the models of the moment, shot in different rooms” says Karl Lagerfeld.

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This is why Visionaire revolutionized fashion 

Showcasing twenty-five years of iconic art, fashion, and design content from renowned New York–based publication Visionaire this tome of bold beauty is available to all.  Visionaire, the publishing experiment that began in 1991, has taken the shape of everything from a leather-bound portfolio to 12-inch vinyl records to a collection of dolls. With intimate reflections by contributors, a prized collection of nearly 450 images selected from sixty-five issues produced by an astounding cast of artists, photographers, and designers, this book delivers a rich panorama of two decades of media and fashion revolution from the perspective of independent publishing. Read more

Assouline celebrates 90 years of Fendi’s female empowerment

“Founded in 1925 by Edoardo and Adele Fendi with the creation of workshops devoted to leather goods and fur, Fendi is first and foremost a Roman luxury house” says Assouline of its 272-page hardcover book. Edited by Carlo Ducci, Lella Scalia and Erika Langlois this ode to the Italian house that was founded in 1925 as a proudly Roman house by Edoardo and Adele Fendi is a publication as precious as it should.

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Celebrating the chaotic brilliance of Franca Sozzani

During the weekend fashion’s biggest names gathered for a tribute film to Vogue Italia’s long-serving Editor in Chief at the Venice Film Festival. The docu-film Franca: Chaos and Creation held its premiere at the 73rd Venice Film Festival and it was a family matter. Directed by Francesco Carrozzini, the film takes an intimate look into the life of his mother, Vogue Italia’s legendary Editor-in-Chief Franca Sozzani. Behind the lens, the film shows Sozzani’s work as well as her wide-reaching fashion influence during her almost three-decade tenure as head of the publication.

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Kendal X Karl=Fendi

From handbags with 3D embellishments to striped fur coats, Kendall Jenner is impressive as the face in the twenty plus campaign images for Fendi. Read more

90 Years of Fendi: Inside a spectacular ode to Rome

“In 1965, Andy Warhol’s Factory was three years old, Pier Paolo Pasolini created a scandal in Italy with his movie “Comizi d’amore” and a young Karl Lagerfeld prepared to revolutionize a classic coat for “middle class” women – the fur – after joining the fashion house of Fendi sisters” reports Chiara Beghelli. Read more

François Goize’s very sexy nights out in Paris

Renowned photographer François Goizé has collected a series of portraits taken during Paris Fashion Week and the events surrounding Fashion Week at a time when the masks tend to fade and fall.

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