Brazilian super model Gisele Bundchen has bee tapped by FIFA to present the trophy to the winners of the 2014 World Cup. The trophy will be delivered in a customized trunk designed by by Louis Vuitton.
The Icon and the Iconoclasts – Louis Vuitton has tapped six renowned and creative ‘iconoclasts’, Christian Louboutin, Cindy Sherman, Frank Gehry, Karl Lagerfeld, Marc Newson and Rei Kawakubo to create bags or a piece of luggage, in celebration of the label’s 160th anniversary.
“Monogram is timeless, yet with this project we wanted to celebrate it in a way that defied the conventions of ‘classic’“, says Michael Burke, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Louis Vuitton.
The limited edition pieces will be available starting [Read more…] about A Celebration of Louis Vuitton Monogram
Louis Vuitton is saying a final goodbye to Marc Jacobs’ legacy with a stunning new campaign. Captured by Steven Meisel in a New York studio the Spring-Summer 2014 campaign features six of his muses Catherine Deneuve, Sofia Coppola, Gisele Bündchen, Fan Bingbing, Caroline de Maigret and Edie Campbell.
“It’s not a melancholic campaign,” Frédéric Winckler, Vuitton’s communications and events director, told WWD. “It’s really celebrating women who inspire Marc.”
The wait is over! Louis Vuitton finally named a new creative director. The label announced the appointment on its official Twitter account: “Louis Vuitton is thrilled to welcome Nicolas Ghesquière as artistic director of the women’s collections.”
We can’t wait to see what Ghesquière, dreams up at the classic French brand. [Read more…] about Nicolas Ghesquière Named Artistic Director of Louis Vuitton
L’Invitation au Voyage – Louis Vuitton has released a stunning short film staring Arizona Muse, filmed in the Louvre Museum , with art direction by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin..
A dedicated Web site — louisvuittonexpress.com — is to document the train’s journey from Paris from July 5. When it chugs into the show site on Shanghai’s famous Bund at 9 p.m. on the 19th, models are to disembark in the fall collection and circle the train, just as they did in Paris. The event coincides with an exhibition of travel articles and the opening of Vuitton’s first maison in China , according to WWD.
Behind-the-scenes footage in which Marc Jacobs explains the look and process, [Read more…] about Louis Vuitton Fall/Winter 2012 Campaign