On February 19, 2019, the great couturier Karl Lagerfeld's fashion journey ended with his life at 85. He has been long struggling with illnesses of his progressive age. A day before, Karl was transported to a hospital in Paris. Sources have also proposed that he might have lost his battle to pancreatic cancer, but this news remains unconfirmed. The front face of Chanel has left all his admirers heartbroken.
The First Lady pays tribute to him
It's a known fact that Melania Trump has a deep affiliation with the fashion industry. She was a model formerly, and now, serves as a style icon to many. This made her come across the eminent Chief Designer and Creative Director of Chanel, who has adorned women across the globe.
The First Lady is certainly saddened by his loss. She commemorated Karl with his marvelous work. The Slovenian beauty took to her Instagram page and posted a warm tribute to him along with some nostalgic snaps. She captioned:
Today the world lost a creative genius. We will miss you Karl!
Her followers sent prayers
The fans of FLOTUS joined this tribute and admired his well-lived life. They recalled his greatness and extraordinary talents that he had to offer us all.
An unforgettable fashion ICON. May he rest in peace.— Hiltrud Altit (@imed314) February 19, 2019
Inoubliable! Unvergeßbar! 🌹
Beautiful! A creative genius dressed our gorgeous and amazing First Lady! I enjoyed seeing the sketch. Thank you for sharing. Elegance is timeless.— Conservative Lady (@PrincessRNSC) February 20, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Karls family and friends. He was the genious of modern world. We miss you #KarlLedgerfeld. Bon voyage.— saumen ray (@saumen70) February 19, 2019
Oh how sad. His designs were impeccable and beautiful. Rest In Peace now— Brieanna D. Franze (@bnana_84) February 19, 2019
Rest in peace, Karl, your artsy impression will remain! Share this and pay your respects to the deceased.