Karl Lagerfeld vs Coco Chanel

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Fashion Designer
Fashion Designer
$200 Million
Net worth 2018
Fashion Designers
Industry
Fashion Designers
Hamburg
Residence
Saumur, France
German
Country
French
10/09/1933
BirthDay
19/08/1883
Died On
January 10, 1971
1.78 m
Height
Lycée Montaigne
Education
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2012

In 2012, he created a collection of holiday cosmetics for Japanese makeup artist, ShuUemura

2010

In 2010, he was seen in a Volkswagen commercial, in which he played himself

2006

In 2006, he launched a new specially designed collection of denim wear and fitted T-shirts for both men and women

2004

In 2004, he collaborated with the Swedish multinational retail-clothing company, ‘H&M’

2002

In 2002, he worked in collaboration with the label ‘Diesel’

1994

In 1994, he came out with a controversial collection that consisted of dresses, which were embroidered with phrases from the Koran

1983

It was in 1983 that he began to work with the French label, ‘Chanel’

1972

Later in 1972, he also began to work with the Italian fashion house, ‘Fendi’

1970

Following his replacement by Guy Douvier at Tiziani’, in 1970, he collaborated with the Roman haute couture house, ‘Curiel’

1963

In 1963, he began to work as a designer with the Roman couture brand named, ‘Tiziani’

1960

Later in the year 1960, he released a collection of special little hats, which were made out of satin

1958

In July 1958, he came out with his first collection, which he exhibited in a two hour presentation

1955

In 1955, he worked as an assistant to French designer, Pierre Balmain and subsequently assisted designer Jean Patou

1971

Chanel died on 10 January 1971 at Hotel Ritz where she lived for 30 years

1955

55’, name after the date of the bag’s creation (February 1955) made bag more of a style statement and a luxurious product apart from it being a necessity for women

1945

In 1945, after the end of the War, Chanel moved to Switzerland, eventually returning to Paris in 1954

1935

With time Chanel's business empire flourished and by 1935 she employed four thousand people

1930

But during the late 1930s her business began to dip

1919

By 1919, she was registered as a couturiere and established her maison de couture at 31 rue Cambon

1915

Inspired by this, she opened one such boutique in Biaritzz, in 1915

1913

In 1913, Chanel with the help of Arthur Capel, who financed her, opened a boutique in Deauville

1908

Later in 1908, Chanel had an affair with Balsan’s friend Captain Arthur Edward Boy Capel

1906

In 1906, she went to the spa resort town of Vichy and tried her best to become a stage performer but soon realized that a stage career was not her cup of tea and thus she returned to Moulins

1883

Chanel was born on 19 August 1883 to an unwed mother Eug�nie Jeanne Devolle