Designer Lagerfeld's 5 Best Q&A Responses Fashion designer is a big, big fan of his cat By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff Posted Apr 1, 2015 5:05 PM CDT 3 comments Comments German designer Karl Lagerfeld poses for photographers as he arrives at the Rose Ball in Monaco, Saturday, March 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau) (Newser) – Never-(ever-ever)-not-interesting fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld did a Q&A with New York magazine last night while he was in New York presenting a new collection. Our five favorite responses: In response to "You've been doing collections all over the world": "Let’s not exaggerate. The world is very big." In response to "What are you reading?": "I will not talk about that. ... It’s for my private use, and not for making people say, Oh, how clever this stupid man is." In response to "Do you watch movies or TV?": "I don’t go to movie theaters because I don’t want to be photographed by strangers. People bother me wherever I go." In response to a question about what he planned to do while in New York: "Nothing. I see nothing, I do nothing, I do everything from my room in the Mercer, working at my desk on things with [cat] Choupette keeping me company—I don’t force her, by the way. She comes naturally." His longest response, in fact, was to a question about said cat, who stayed in her own room with her own maid (one of two that serve her). Sample line: "She did two jobs and made 3 million euros last year. One was for cars in Germany and the other was for a Japanese beauty product. I don’t allow her to do foodstuffs and things like this. She’s too sophisticated for that. She had something unique. She is like a human being, but the good thing is that she’s silent. You don’t have to discuss it. She hates other animals and she hates children." There's more where that came from; read the full Q&A here.