French ELLE’s dedicating next week’s issue to Karl Lagerfeld. The magazine, which comes out weekly, says they’re going to show him like never before, which is tough for a man who often appears to be everywhere doing everything from designing couture to selling ice cream. So where did they take him? A grocery store.
Lagerfeld tells the magazine something so mind blowing we had to read it five times: “It’s the first time I’ve stepped into a supermarket. It’s crazy—fascinating what one can buy. There’s enough here to easily gain 20 kilos.”
Sure, fashion people are often accused of living in a bubble, a word occupied by the very, very few, but never having been to a supermarket? At age 78?
*Yes, he took the photo of himself inside the store.