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Karl Lagerfeld's First TV Appearance: 21 Years Old And Nervous (VIDEO)

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Fashion flashback! YouTube user sethivarova found this amazing (albeit silent) clip of designer Karl Lagerfeld before he was known as the "Kaiser." And before he was rocking his signature ponytail-and-sunglasses combo. The short video is from a 1955 coat design competition at which Lagerfeld took second place (YSL beat him).

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