Always at the cutting edge of fashion, Karl Lagerfield has now launched his new collection – KARL – a range of completely covetable classics that are exactly what you would expect from the industry’s maverick. This new range feature cut out dresses, mullet skirts, leather shorts, biker vests and blazers, LBDs and embellished collars. And each piece from the new label is imbued with the designer’s sleek attitude and fashion-forward edge. The starting price is £60 and ranges to a full on £4,415 for an exclusive beaded organza dress, but most of the collection is pretty affordable. We, as ever, have picked out our favourites on net-a-porter.com:
Karl – Onyx leather biker jacket – £790
We love KARL’s red leather version of the classic black biker jacket. Studded with the label’s signature designer logo and finished with tough silver zips, this luxurious piece will add a rebellious attitude to every look. 100% Goat leather.
Ossie two-tone leather biker vest – £490
Now we can’t decide if we prefer this monochrone sleeveless version! Famed for his penchant for monochrome clothing, Karl Lagerfeld’s two-tone leather biker vest is a signature offering from the designer’s new label, KARL. Team this supple coverup with a fitted shirt and striped pants for the ultimate in modern evening style. 100% Calf & Lamb leather.
Judit printed jersey racer-back tank – £65
Sketched by the design maestro himself, this printed KARL jersey tank will boost your style credentials in an instant, and you have to buy this if you’ve bought one of the leather jackets! Team this racer-back piece with an embellished collar and leather pants for iconic off-duty chic.
Davin camo-print twisted jersey dress – £140
I love anything in a camouflage print but this is so flattering! Work fashion’s penchant for camouflage print in KARL’s twisted jersey dress. Spot Mr. Lagerfeld’s profile in the military motif, and style yours with the brand’s signature collar and fingerless gloves to work the total look.
Tulle and mesh-lace mini dress – £1,080
Beautifully crafted from tulle and mesh-lace and embellished with luminous gunmetal sequins, KARL’s ruffled cocktail dress is the perfect meeting of elegance and edge. With only 50 of this style ever created by the brand, this is the perfect chance to invest in this exclusive collection. Set it off with punk-inspired jewelry for the coolest finish.
Karl – Saatchi pleated faux leather mini skirt – £130
Nail KARL’s fiery fashion-forward attitude with this hot flame-orange skirt. Crafted with dramatic pleats and a gravity-defying hem, this faux leather piece is an edgy way to add color to day-to-night dressing. Wear it with a jersey tee and ankle boots for the coolest take.Karl – Jerry PVC-sleeved cotton-jersey logo sweatshirt – £120
Pay tribute to a modern style icon with KARL’s cool logo sweatshirt. With PVC raglan sleeves and a velvet profile of the man himself, this statement top will instantly upgrade your weekend wardrobe.