He Looks Exactly As You Would Imagine Him

August 7, 2014

He looks exactly as you would imagine him: the hair is powdered a frosty white and worn in a ponytail; the shades, whatever the hour, a permanent fixture (I once asked if I could see him without them on, to which he replied: ‘There are perhaps a few ambitions one should not satisfy in life, so as not to be disappointed’).

Rebecca Lowthorpe on Karl Lagerfeld (via pizzarules)