Reader Marina just sent us a copy of the Camard auction house catalog and we scrolled through to this Karl Lagerfeld designed, Chanel sunglasses wearing Lego lady. We laughed and laughed and laughed until we caught sight of the 3,000 to 4,000 euro price tag, which we don't think is funny. We're all for playful fashion-y toys as a reminder not to take the whole thing so seriously, and we actually loved the plastic teddy bears in the Fendi windows last month, but selling a two foot tall plastic toy for three times more than a Chanel 2.55 bag seems absurd. Unless of course Karl painted over a solid gold figurine that holds a key to the Chanel archives. Because we'd totally scrap together six grand and not eat or shop for a year for that.
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Dear AP, What Does 'Lesbian Couture' Mean Exactly?
We thought it was interesting and exciting and newsworthy when Karl Lagerfeld closed today's Chanel couture show with two brides holding hands, symbolically showing his support of marriage equality in France. The AP nabbed the story first, but they used some strange language to report it. We're talking specifically about the phrase "lesbian couture."
The Cat is Out of the Bag: Karl Lagerfeld Is Making a 'Choupette' Bag Chez Chanel
It's no secret we're obsessed with all things Choupette, the pretty kitty of Karl Lagerfeld. But could we soon be seeing a Choupette bag sold at Chanel? According to a tweet from Cathy Horyn, this is happening.