He has also supported and encouraged the work of
up and coming designers including Philip Colbert of Rodnik. On December
18, 2006, Lagerfeld announced the launch of a new collection for
men and women dubbed K Karl Lagerfeld. The collection will include
fitted T-shirts and a wide range of jeans. Karl Lagerfeld has signed
an exclusive deal with Dubai Infinity Holdings ; an investments
enterprise that will focus on first of its kind projects in non
conventional growth sectors, in line with their mandate to fulfil
unmet market needs. Karl Lagerfeld is to design limited edition
homes on Isla Moda, the world¡¯s first dedicated fashion island,
set in the iconic development, The World. This will be an exclusive
collaboration between Dubai Infinity Holdings and Karl Lagerfeld
across the GCC and India.Lagerfeld is the host of fictional radio
station "K109 - The Studio" in the videogame Grand Theft
Auto IV. Karl Lagerfeld has been immortalized in many forms: pins,
shirts, dolls, and more.
In 2009, Tra Tutti began selling Karl Lagermouse and Karl Lagerfelt,
mini Karl's in the form of mice and finger puppets respectively.
On November 11, 2010, Karl Lagerfeld and Swedish crystal manufacturer
Orrefors announced a collaboration for designing a crystal art collection.
The first collection will be launched in spring 2011 under the name
of Orrefors by Karl Lagerfeld.