This Is How How Middle Eastern Influencers Are Paying Tribute To Karl Lagerfeld

BY Kasia Truscott / Oct 17 2019 / 15:42 PM

These Instagram stars are honoring the late designer by showcasing their love for The White Shirt Project

This Is How How Middle Eastern Influencers Are Paying Tribute To Karl Lagerfeld
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The White Project which launched back in September, is an industry-wide intiative paying tribute to the late Karl Lagerfeld, one of the most influential names in the fashion industry to date. The project embraced the legendary designer's affinity for the classic white shirt, a wardrobe staple that has become emblematic of his iconic personal style.  

“If you ask me what I’de most like to have invented in fashion I’de say the white shirt," Karl Lagerfeld had famously once said, "For me, the white shirt is the basis of everything. Everything else comes after.”

The tribute has united his global community of friends, family and fans alike - and now, influencers from the Middle East have jumped on board to showcase their lovefor Lagerfeld and their support for The White Shirt Project.

Scroll down to see some of the amazing #TributetoKarl posts by our favorite influencers. 

1. Alanoud Badr

Proudly flaunting her take on the classic white shirt for Karl, Alanoud Badr poses in an all white combo, sporting a vintage twist with patterned cowboy boots. 

2. Natalia Shustova

Natalia Shustova captions her tribute with the very quote that inspired the tribute project: "If you ask me what I’d most like to have invented in fashion, I’d say the white shirt."

3. Tamara Al Gabbani

Tamara Al Gabbani adds a splash of colour and sophistication with a classic red lip as she poses proudly in a white shirt for her #TributetoKarl.

4. Miriam Abadi

Mariam Abadi pairs her white shirt with leather gloves to honor the late designers iconic personal style.