Karl Lagerfeld


Karl Lagerfeld is one of the most highly acclaimed and celebrated fashion designers in the world, He was born in the city of Hamburg, in Germany. While he has not been actually revealed his true birthday, has been reported as he was born September 10, 1933. popularly known for his bold and artistic designs and his constant re-inventions, he has also been hailed in the celebrated Vogue magazine as the “unparalleled interpreter of the mood of the moment.”


Lagerfeld’s dad, Christian, made his fortune and became famous by bringing condensed milk to Germany. Karl together with his older sister, Martha, and a half sister, Thea, were raised and they grew up in a very wealthy home. Intellectual activity and exercises were cutely encouraged at the Lagerfeld home. His mother, Elizabeth, was a very accomplished violin player and conversed at the dinner table very often with subjects such as religious philosophy, inclusive.w1

At the period Hitler rose to power in the 1930s, the Lagerfelds had to relocate and moved to a rural area of northern Germany. It was here that,Karl would later recount, he was cut off from any form/forms of knowledge about the Nazis.