On the morning of 19th February 2019, the world was saddened with the news of Karl Lagerfeld’ passing. At the age of 85, fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld has passed away in Paris, France after weeks of battling with inconsistent health conditions.
His cause of death has not been confirmed. Although, numerous sources claim that Lagerfeld had a personal battle with pancreatic cancer.
Lagerfeld was no doubt an influential figure in the fashion industry. Having built Channel to what it is today, Lagerfeld was respected and adored in his work of line. Following the announcement of his death, a number of prominent figures have come forth to pay homage to his legacy.
1. Donatella Versace
2. Victoria Beckham
3. David Beckham
4. Pharrell Williams
5. Miley Cyrus
6. Cara Delevingne
7. Bella Hadid
8. Naomi Campbell
9. Florence Welsh (from Florence + The Machine)
Thank you for everything Karl x pic.twitter.com/UVY28s2K0b
— florence welch (@florencemachine) February 19, 2019
10. Elton John
11. Marc Jacobs
12. Marion Cotillard
13. Lindsay Lohan
14. Linda Evangelista
15. Gwyneth Paltrow
May you rest in peace, King Karl.
Article by John Tan and Justin.