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EXCLUSIVE: Carine Roitfeld Adds Her Face — and Fuchsia — to Lagerfeld Line

Carine Roitfeld, who convinced Karl Lagerfeld to put his face on a T-shirt as part of his landmark 2004 collaboration with H&M, is putting her portrait on knits as part of a new capsule for the late designer’s namesake brand.
Dubbed Karl According to Carine, the compact collection also features an unexpected color — fuchsia — which Roitfeld blends with her beloved black.
“I think this is not totally the Carine people are expecting,” she said. “One of Karl’s life rules was to do something people don’t expect from you.”
That said, she added, “I can see a lot of Karl in the designs. Because I spent so much time with him, it’s impossible for me to do anything without thinking of him.”
Indeed, the portrait that will appear on sweatshirts and T-shirts — all floppy hair and one raccoon eye — was shot by Lagerfeld himself. The capsule line is slated to arrive in Karl Lagerfeld stores, online and at select specialty retailers in November.
The house is keeping the look book under wraps until closer to the release date, but described silhouettes that echo Roitfeld’s signature sleek chic: blazers, feminine blouses, corsets and skirts, plus a leopard-print coat and a faux fur in

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