“Chanel makes a lot of money ...” That is the latest news flash from their Creative Director, Karl Lagerfeld. Lagerfeld has always been incredibly direct, perhaps due to his Germanic roots.
In the same New York Times article, Chanel Now And Then, he also answered the rumours about the possibility of his imminent departure from Chanel and being replaced by Alber Elbaz, the Creative Director at Lanvin. He said: Forget about it. He would die with his boots on – assuming they are a Chanel Cuban boot, of course!