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Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld dies aged 85

The iconic fashion designer was reportedly brought to hospital yesterday

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Chanel creative director, Karl Lagerfeld has died aged 85, according to reports in France.

The fashion icon passed away today in the American Hospital in Paris after he was reportedly admitted yesterday, according to Pure People.

The 85-year-old missed two Chanel shows in Paris last month and the fashion company said that he was “tired” at the time.

 

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Karl worked at Chanel for over thirty years and was known for his iconic dark sunglasses, gloves, black coat and long white hair.