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Karl Lagerfeld’s final Chanel show filled with stars, emotion

In the most emotional and highly anticipated event of fashion month, the Chanel show took place in Paris this morning at its traditional time and venue, but without its iconic ponytailed designer, Karl Lagerfeld. Getty Images The fashion legend, who oversaw the Parisian couture and ready-to-wear house for 36 years, died on Feb. 19 of cancer. This was the Chanel mastermind’s last collection, and his ode to alpine chic was as creative — and chill — as ever. Famous for building elaborate sets (rocket ships, waterfalls, even a beach complete with roaring waves) this time, Lagerfeld jetted us to a magical ski resort in the Grand Palais, complete with chalets, Chanel-branded skis and a massive, snow covered runway. Even the chalet ch ...