The show in honor of the 90th anniversary of the Fendi
Karl Lagerfeld presented a grand show to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the fashion house, and in the last year was celebrated half-century of designer’s cooperation with Fendi. Paris Fashion Week, at the whim of the genius of the fashion industry transported to the Eternal City — Rome. Location to the fashion show has become the famous Trevi Fountain, specifically renovated to Fendi funds and open specially for the show. Karl Lagerfeld has not forgotten about his favorites — Kendall Jenner opened the show, and Bella Hadid closed it.
Karl Lagerfeld was inspired by Norwegian fairy tales 1914 «East of the Sun, West of the Moon». Illustrations to it were created by Kay Nielson. It was his work that designer moved to dresses and coats. «It was in a way the mood of my childhood, the Northern fairy tales. I called the show Legends and Fairy Tales because it’s a collection that doesn’t relate to everybody like ready-to-wear, this is very special for people who have a special kind of life», — shared by Karl Lagerfeld.
Fur — an integral part of Fendi, because the history of the brand originates from the time of a small fur workshop. To it was given special attention. Fur met in prints, in the form of colors and patterns, clothing — designer turned pink scrawl in lace dress with the help of 5000 holes, which have been applied by hand, and then to create a print fur pieces from the masters took more than 1200 hours of operation …
Fendi noted not only the anniversary, but also said that no one works better with fur. «This is what Fendi is all about. No other fur house in the world does it, or could do it», — said Karl Lagerfeld.