Karl Lagerfeld Net Worth is $300 Million (at death)
It has been announced that the total sum of Karl Lagerfeld net worth is as much as 125 million dollars, according to the current calculations. Karl Lagerfeld is one of the most well known names in fashion industry. Karl Lagerfeld, in addition to his career as a designer, is also a photographer and artist.
Karl Lagerfeld’s Salary: $50 Million Per Year
|Net Worth:||$300 Million|
|Age:||85 years old|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Date of birth:||Sep 10, 1933|
|Date of death:||Feb 19, 2019|
|Occupation:||Fashion designer, Costume designer, Photographer, Art Director, Artist, Designer, Visual Artist, Actor, Film director|
Karl Lagerfeld was born in 1933 in Germany, although today he is residing in Paris. Karl Lagerfeld is currently working for the company Chanel, where he is a creative director and the head designer. He is also working for the company called Fendi. Karl Lagerfeld also has his own fashion house. Thus, working in all these three companies has added up a lot to the total size of Karl Lagerfeld net worth. Throughout his career in designing, Karl Lagerfeld participated in many artistic and fashion projects. All around the world, Karl Lagerfeld is known for his white hair, black sun glasses and high starched collars.
Karl Lagerfeld was born into a quite prominent family, as his father was a businessman named Otto Lagerfeld. Karl Lagerfeld is always misstating his birth date as he usually drops a few years and presents himself as younger than he really is. Also, he sometimes states that his father was actually from Sweden, although no such facts exist. However, later the news was revealed that the designer was actually born in 1933. In 2008 Karl Lagerfeld stated that he was celebrating his 70th birthday although in that year he became 75 years old.
Karl Lagerfeld became an internationally known designer because of his work with top companies in fashion world. For example, in 2002 he started to work for the Diesel fashion house, for which he created a denim collection, which was called Lagerfeld Gallery by Diesel. The collection consisted of five pieces of clothing which were presented during the Paris Fashion Week. Later, these clothing pieces were being sold in a limited amount in a few of his fashion houses in New York, Monaco, Tokyo and Paris. Thus, this involvement has also added up to the overall amount of Karl Lagerfeld net worth.
Karl Lagerfeld has worked with well known people in show business too, as he designed some outfits for Kylie Minogue during her tour called Showgirl. Also, he designed costumes for Madonna for her Re-Invention tour. Thus, working with so well known people in show business has also added up to the total size of Karl Lagerfeld net worth.