POPSUGAR Fashion Karl Lagerfeld Tweet Time by Fashion 5/28/09 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > I never thought about it that way, Karl. Thanks for enlightening . . . at 4:28 a.m. no less! Read More Tweet TimeTwitterKarl Lagerfeld Karl Lagerfeld 15 Reasons Rachel Bilson Is Every Fashion Girl's Must-Follow 26 Totally Awesome Facts About Chanel 10 Style Lessons to Learn From Karl Lagerfeld Kendall and Gigi Turned Up the Heat at Chanel's Epic Yacht Party POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Stay Stylish With OurFashion and Beauty Newsletter Personalize Celebrity Style Fashion and Beauty News Street Style Beauty Tips Sign up with facebook or By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. RoyalBlueMoss 6 years I don't feel bad when I buy clothes... I feel bad when I over indulge. Which I should because everyone should feel bad when they over indulge in anything too much. snowysakurasky 6 years thanks for the pick-me -up :D bronzebeauty719 6 years its a fab quote...just giving a different perspective ThoughtButton 6 years lol, oh karl. http://styledless.blogspot.com/ mamasitamalita 6 years oh my goodness everyone lighten up!!! its a great quote! redchick152 6 years some day Karl, someday. redchick152 6 years some day Karl, someday. redchick152 6 years right. if i bought Chanel anything, i wouldn't be able to pay rent or eat for a month. actually, make that 2 months. tellmemorex2 6 years hehe I follow him too! tellmemorex2 6 years hehe I follow him too! darc5204 6 years Good job, quickbird, with that synopsis. It's true that people make money that way (though it's mostly the middle man). The fact that somebody makes a living from your money doesn't justify spending it impractically. People buy more clothes when they can't afford health insurance, and that's not ok! The environmental impact is also relevant, though most people choose to ignore it. RainyDays 6 years Karl Lagerfeld has a Twitter?! I don't know how I missed this, but if he has any more nuggets of wisdom like he had in that Harper's Bazaar Q&A, I am all over it! quickbird 6 years Besides that, this is an intriguing conversation Karl could get going on this site. On the one hand, he's totally right. On the other, the high cost of fashion is unrealistic for the vast majority of us--leading consumers further into the black hole of fast fashion, which hurts designers (ie the true artists), the environment, and--ultimately--the very idea of a sustainable business. See all the things you can talk about? califab 6 years A lot of people make their money in the tobacco and diet pill industries too. I'm all for buying what makes you happy within your means, but that's a bit of an oversimplification, and rather biased. Love-and-Sex 6 years Just helping the economy! Love-and-Sex 6 years Just helping the economy! aimeeb 6 years He should tell my bank that when my account is dwindling. Hahaha.