時尚「老佛爺」卡爾拉格斐臥病數週後逝世 | Karl Lagerfeld dies after weeks of ill health

In this Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 file photo, Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld poses during the Champs Elysee Avenue illumination ceremony for the Christmas season, in Paris. Chanel's octogenarian designer Karl Lagerfeld, who has looked increasingly frail in recent seasons, did not come out to take a bow at the house's couture show in Paris, something the company attributed to him being tired, it was reported on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019. It is the first time in recent memory that Lagerfeld, who has designed for the house since 1983, has not come out to receive applause at the end of one of his shows. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)

TAIPEI (The China Post) – Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld has died aged 85, according to media sources.

時尚「老佛爺」卡爾拉格斐今(19日)晚間傳出辭世,享年85歲。

The iconic designer is believed to have suffered from ill health for weeks before his death in a Paris hospital.

據說卡爾在逝世前就已臥病於巴黎醫院數週。

Designers Silvia Venturini Fendi, left, and Karl Lagerfeld accept applause at the end of Fendi ‘s women’s 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in Milan, Italy, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

He was the creative director of Chanel but missed two of Chanel’s haute couture shows in Paris on Jan. 22.

卡爾拉格斐是香奈兒創意總監,於一月時就缺席巴黎兩場高訂秀。

The fashion company only said at the time he was feeling tired.

當時香奈兒回應表示卡爾「只是累了」。