Ikonisk, excentrisk og top-selviscenesættende. Der er mange ord, at sætte på nu afdøde Karl Lagerfeld. Måske skal man bare sige: “Den største nogensinde i modebranchen”

Hans værker vil stå for evigt. Vi har samlet 10 citater af manden selv, som du giver lidt at tænke over ligemeget hvilken branche du hører til.

Karl Lagerfeld citater:

1975 – Om hans arbejdsrutiner:

“I am a sort of vampire, taking the blood of other people.”

1984 – Om Yves Saint Laurent:

“He is very middle-of-the-road French-very pied-noir, very provincial.”

1984 – Om følelsen efter et modeshow:

“I’m a kind of fashion nymphomaniac who never gets an orgasm.”

1997 – Om at leve alene:

“I live in a set, with the curtains of the stage closed with no audience – but who cares?”

2004 – Om sit samarbejde med H&M

“H&M is a kind of mayonnaise, either it tastes, or it doesn’t.”

2007 – Om indretning af ens hjem:

“The most important piece in the house is the garbage can.”

2007 – Om sit image:

“I am like a caricature of myself, and I like that. It is like a mask. And for me the Carnival of Venice lasts all year long.”

2010 – Om solbriller:

“They’re my burka… I’m a little shortsighted, and people, when they’re shortsighted, they remove their glasses and then they look like cute little dogs who want to be adopted.”

2010 – Om telefoner:

“I send notes. I’m not a chambermaid whom you can ring at every moment. Today, you know, most people act like they work at a switchboard in a hotel.”

2014 – Om selfies:

“They are this horrible thing where you are distorted. The chin is too big, the head is too small. No, this is electronic masturbation.”