Carine Roitfeld & Karl Lagerfeld Collaborate for V Magazine

The rumor mill has been cranking out buzz that Carine Roitfeld and Karl Lagerfeld are working on a book together, and the latest issue of V Magazine just may have some photographic proof. To show the ultimate versatility of the classic black tweed Chanel jacket, Roitfeld styled and Lagerfeld snapped a series of portraits featuring stylish women - and even a few men - wearing the same piece. See how each person makes it her own after the jump. "This jacket is a vital and irrational impulse open to creativity and transformation," Lagerfeld explains, adding: "Especially in the hands of Carine Roitfeld." The new issue of V hits newsstands today, November 9. Images via Fashionologie