clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:


Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

In what is definitely the craziest of Karl Lagerfeld happenings (and that is saying a lot): We learned today he once pretended he was a statue. The Kills frontwoman Alison Mosshart recalls her chance spotting for British Vogue: "One time, I was at Café de Flore in Paris and he was sitting outside on a bench on the pavement almost like a statue—it was the most amazing thing. People kept walking by, sitting down next to him and having their photos taken and then they'd get up and walk away. He didn't say a word." [Vogue UK]