From Chanel to Diet Coke and back again: Karl Lagerfeld is tiptoeing onto Cocos turf with the launch of a new fragrance. Called Karleidoscope (isnt it brilliant?), the perfume will launch in September.
Its not Lagerfelds first venture into the world of fragrancehe released the unisex Kapsule trio four years ago. Press materials say that this latest launch will be a passionate scent blending violet, angelica, freesia, patchouli and tonka bean (thank you Google, for telling us that its a South American bean with a scent of vanilla, almonds, cinnamon and cloves). The bottle is based on a kaleidoscope and bears Lagerfelds scrawl.
Lagerfeld chose Italian model Bianca Balti as the face of the scent. Shes a Lagerfeld favourite, having walked in the past several seasons of Chanel shows and pouted for him in this years Pirelli calendar. You might even say shes multifaceted