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Karl Lagerfeld Teams Up with Steiff to Create a Stuffed Animal Version of His Cat!

7 February 2017

For $538 you can have a Plush-Toy Version of Karl Lagerfeld’s Cat!

Did you know that for $538 you can have a Plush-Toy Version of Karl Lagerfeld’s Cat?

Well turns out that is, so true, and we don’t know how to react to it!

We all know how much Karl Lagerfeld loves his cat. The pampered feline has approx. 92,000 followers on Instagram, so there is that!

The famous designer has partnered with German-based plush toy company Steiff on a stuffed animal version of his beloved pet cat.

The faux Choupette features soft white fake fur and big blue eyes, and it is available in a limited-edition of 2,000 pieces of 40 centimeters (16 inches).

The plush toy has Steiff’s signature gold-plated button in one ear, and a magnetic mouse made of black synthetic leather.

The fancy toy will only be available at Karl Lagerfeld stores and online at karl.com, starting from May.

If you are looking to get the stuffed version of the designer’s cat, you are going to need like $538 or 499 euros.

For $538 you can have a Plush-Toy Version of Karl Lagerfeld’s Cat!
For $538 you can have a Plush-Toy Version of Karl Lagerfeld’s Cat! |source: yahoo.com|

Later on, it will also be available at Steiff stores, its web site steiff.com and select fashion and toy retailers.

“Choupette is such a famous and beautiful cat that when this request came to me, I was not even surprised,” Lagerfeld said in a statement.

“Steiff is the perfect choice for this kind of collaboration. It’s the only company that has the required expertise to highlight the extreme and absolute refinement of this young princess.”

The cat, if you didn’t know, is quite famous. For example Choupette has even inspired her own capsule collection, which included a knit cap with perky cat ears and leather whiskers.

For $538 you can have a Plush-Toy Version of Karl Lagerfeld’s Cat!
For $538 you can have a Plush-Toy Version of Karl Lagerfeld’s Cat! |source: wwd.com|

We have to remind you that this isn’t Karl Lagerfeld’s fist partnership with Steiff. The both collaborated in 2013 when he created a Lagerfeld Steiff teddy bear in honor of the German company’s 125th anniversary.

The bear came complete with the designer’s signature dark glasses, high-collared shirt and black suit.

Did you know that Choupette is the most famous and the richest cat in the world? She made like 3 million euros in 2014!

Apart from that this cat has two maids who supervise her every move, has her own iPad, and a Dyson Supersonic hairdryer.

Would you buy the stuffed version of Choupette?