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You Better Believe Karl Lagerfeld’s Cat Choupette Is Every Bit As Fierce & Fabulous As Him

Karl Lagerfeld's cat makes $4 million a year... $4 million.. just let that sink in for one minute..

karl Lagerfeld cat choupette fabulous photos—Apparently, Choupette raked in an astounding $4 million last year

Karl Lagerfeld's kitty, Choupette, is one fierce and fabulous feline.

The 5-year-old is also one hell of a pampered pussy—Because one just simply isn't enough, Choupette has two full time "beloved" maids, Françoise and Marjorie, whose sole purpose is to cater to her every need and whim.

The maids spend most of their time grooming Choupette, in addition to keeping an in-depth diary of the moggy's moods and moves, for the reference of Lagerfeld and a permanently on-call vet.

Apparently, Choupette prefers Françoise, but we're not clear on exactly why....perhaps she paints her nails better than the other lowly staffer?

One thing we ARE clear about however is Lagerfeld's love for the four-legged fur ball, who has stunning, piercing blue eyes, which her proud papa describes as "blue, blue, blue, blue, blue."

Other things we know are that Choupette loves her iPad, antique lace, flying by private jet (natch) eating her dinner while seated on a specially designed throne at a table next to Lagerfeld, Colette shopping bags, Louis Vuitton and Goyard.

Choupette is always by Lagerfeld's side, jetting around the world to glamorous locale after glamorous locale.

According to her book (yes, of COURSE she has a book) Choupette favors Monte Carlo in the winter and Provence in the summer.

Because, duh.

Monte Carlo can be so very tiresome in the summer months, don't you know darlink?

When Choupette travels, she does not travel light, and she always travels in style.

Apparently she has both a Louis Vuitton and a Goyard trunk for all her purrrrfectly packed possessions.

Favorite maid, Francoise, tells CNN:

When we go on a trip, Choupette has almost as many bags as Mr Lagerfeld.

I'm not exaggerating, her litter tray, a fresh litter bag for each day, all of her food, bags of toys and beauty products -- eye drops and brushes for her wonderful fur, and a travel case made especially for her by Goyard, for enjoying her meals when she's on the plane.

Oh, and did we mention that she has a personal chef too?

How could we forget that little gem?!!

Chef Patrice is employed full time to whip up whatever kitty's little heart desires, including caviar galore and specially created dishes such as Croquettes a la Choupette, and Choupette's Egg.

Lagerfeld's love for the high maintenance mouser runs so deep that he's even previously expressed a desire to marry her.

As you do.

Back in 2013 the Chanel head honcho told CNN:

There is no marriage, yet, for human beings and animals…

I never thought that I would fall in love like this with a cat.

She is the center of the world.

If you saw her, you would understand.

She is kind of Greta Garbo.

There is something unforgettable about her, the way she moves, the way she plays.

She's an inspiration for elegance.

For attitude.

Well, they do say there's no love so pure as that between a man and his pussy.

OK, maybe not—but, whatever….

Anyway, turns out though that Choupette isn't just Greta Garbo.

Oh no, one enigmatic screen legend would not be adequate enough to describe this Birman-breed beauty.

According to Lagerfeld, Choupette also channels another golden haired Hollywood heroine from yesteryear:

Choupette isn't a typical Chanel woman.

She's more Jean Harlow.

Well, actually mate, quick reality check here......she's a fucking cat.

Despite Lagerfeld's obvious love for Choupette, the posh puss is no free-loading, gold digger—oh no, this is a kitty that earns her kibble caviar.

Apparently, Choupette raked in an astounding $4 million last year, courtesy modeling work and ad campaigns.

Just let that sink in one minute.

This cat earned $4 million last year.

FOUR MILLION DOLLARS.

Yeah, that's not depressing at all.

Like many of the modeling elite (cough, cough, Naomi Campbell anyone) Choupette is known to be slightly on the highly strung side when it comes to temperament.

Lagerfeld tells The Cut that his meowing muse is very picky about her modeling assignments—refusing to debase herself by starring in something as mundane as cat food commercials, because, says her proud papa, she's "too sophisticated for that."

He goes on to state that Choupette only graces the pages of the finest fashion mags and high end cat walks, because, he explains, "I'm commercial; she's not."

Oh, and she "hates children and other animals."

Choupette and Lagerfeld's paths first crossed when her then-owner, French male model Baptiste Giabiconi, asked the fashion icon to pet sit at the designer's (likely very) humble home back in 2011.

It was love at first purr, for Lagerfeld anyway, and after his pet sitting stint drew to an end he refused to return Choupette to Giabiconi.

She made her first social media foray by way of Twitter on January 16, 2012 before moving on to Instagram, where, at time of posting, she has a whopping 87,200 devoted followers.

The dashing Lagerfeld is used to being the center of attention, but, he's more than happy to share the spotlight with his future wife, explaining:

Choupette is a woman spoiled to death

People are stunned by her ...

Soon people will talk more about Choupette than about me!

Gasp! Perish the thought!

So, just how fabulous can one feline be?

Check out Popdust's pick of karl Lagerfeld cat choupette fabulous photos and find out for yourself.

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Kendall Jenner had the honor of closing out Chanel's Fall Haute Couture show, wearing a 'Bridal Pantsuit' and a shockingly awful short hairdo that drew gasps of horror throughout the fashion world.

Karl Lagerfeld staged his show at the Grand Palais, where a fake Art Deco casino had been constructed. Celebrities milled around the fake card tables as the models sailed through, each wearing the same hideous cropped hairdo.

The hairstyle brought to mind an old fashioned mental asylum, but Kendal Jenner somehow still managed to maintain a hint of her striking beauty. Other models seemed resigned to looking desperately ugly in their cruelly shorn bobs.

The universe sighed in relief afterwards, when Kendall was seen with her long hair intact.

Still, Karl should be punished for his little joke. Cutting off his ponytail would be a good start.

What do you fashionistas think?

Kristen Stewart is working her magic once again for Karl Lagerfeld!

The Twlight beauty—who seems to be embracing a more androgenous look as of late—expresses a more sophisticated of herself in the striking new campaign.

The black and white photos showcase the 24-year-old rocking her signature pout, and kinda bringing back "the Rachel."

Stewart recently told CR Fashion Book. "I do not approach my life tactfully at all."

(This is definitely not true at all—as Popdust previously reported,  one time, she hung out in the bathroom at The Chateau Marmont to warn people not to use the stall on the left because someone had barfed.)

But then she also said:

I'm incredibly impulsive and I am definitely an intense weirdo. I love living and I love people. They trip me out and I want to know more about them all the time. That isn't something I can turn off and on.

Which is true. Maybe. I dunno.

 

2015 just started and Justin Bieber is already owning it!

Last year, the Biebs was photographed hanging out with Karl Lagerfeld, and hinted that the two had been working together—fast forward a few months and sure enough, as Popdust previously reported, the Biebs is now the new face and body of Calvin Klein Underwear and Jeans—and love it or loathe it, he's lighting up the internet.

So what's next on the 20-year-old's world domination plan? Well, keeping true to form, Bieber has more than a few surprises up his sleeve, and keeps them coming one-by-one.

The musician sat down for an interview with Lagerfeld, to talk about his future plans—and, one thing's for sure, Bieber is in it for the long run—vowing to never stop being grateful to those who helped get him to where he is today—his family and his fans.

Sharing that he hopes to "still be blessed to be performing and making music. I hope to have a family too" by the age of 30, Bieber goes on to insist that he will never give up on "himself, [his] family, or [his] fans", and explains how he intends to utilize social media in order to achieve that aim.

"I use Twitter, Instagram, Shots, and Fahlo to communicate with my fans on a daily basis," Bieber says. "Things would be totally different without [social media]. I definitely wouldn’t be able to have the personal relationship I have with my fans without social media."

Meanwhile, the Biebs confirmed that he's working on a "new album and tour for 2015," and that he's super excited for it.

The interview and photo-shoot will be featured in "The Music Issue" of V Magazine—you can pre-order a copy here. Or, pick up a hard copy of the magazine, on newsstands January 16.

Stay tuned to Popdust.com for more Justin Bieber updates. Also, feel free to follow @vivianxo67 and @Popdust on Twitter.

 

Kristen Stewart is waxing lyrical about her love for Karl Lagerfeld.

The actress is the new face of Chanel, and immediately bonded with creative director and head designer Karl, who, according to Kristen, is not only fabulous but impressively intelligent:

“Really, his image is in contrast to what it’s really like to be around him. There’s something almost unapproachable and f—ing chic … And then you meet him and he’s actually an incredibly creative and voracious liver. His personal library in Paris that we shot the campaign in, you look around and the staff is like, ‘Now can you believe, he’s actually read all of these books?’ and you’re like, ‘I kind of actually can.’ He’s an impressive guy. He definitely is so much more than the glasses and the hair than you might think he is.”

Check out the video of Kristen's Chanel style below!

Newcomer Azealia Banks was given the high honor of performing at the home of fashion royalty on Wednesday night. New York's own Banks brought her infectious "212" to the home of Karl Lagerfeld—the creepy German designer behind Chanel who has befriended young starlets like Lindsay Lohan, Mischa Barton and Mary-Kate Olsen over the years—for an exclusive Paris Fashion Week event. While she remained uncensored in her lyrics, it would have been fun to see Banks push the boundaries of dinner party etiquette by jumping atop the likely very expensive table, mixing up salad and dessert forks and inspiring a dance party around the table. But alas, some people just can't resist the chance of free swag. Still, the whole situation is full of positives: Banks gets high-profile exposure in front of a collection of people with fat checking accounts, while Lagerfeld and his minions continue to seem "on trend" to fashionistas everywhere. But do tread carefully in regard to your new friend, Azealia. We've heard the eyes underneath those black frames can steal your soul.