Louis Vuitton recently opened their new temporary /underground/ store in Tokyo, located in the Seibu department store of Ikebukuro. The store is completely different in terms of interior than other Vuitton spaces and takes a more raw and industrial approach. To celebrate the opening, Louis Vuitton invited American rapper Kool Keith for a performance.
Beginning June 15, 2009, Google is relaxing its policy on use of trademarks in ad copy text. In the past, Google has restricted the use of brand names in ad text and was willing to take action to prevent it which allowed you to authorize specific resellers to use your brand while restricting the remainder [...]
Another sad story in the fashion industry this morning as one of France’s biggest names announces financial trouble. Christian Lacroix has reportedly filed for voluntary bankruptcy in an attempt to protect the company from creditors. The current economic crisis and company expansion has been blamed for the situation. Recent sales of Lacroixâ€™s summer collection are [...]
World-renowned inventive eyewear designer, Alain Mikliâ€™s new â€œGlamâ€ collection encourages eyeglass wearers to dress their eyes with sparkles. Alainâ€™s signature acetate frames are delicately embedded with Swarovski crystal stones. The Glam frames are available in an oversized retro â€œJackie Oâ€ style or a more discrete rectangular style.
In honor of Cannes, Louis Vuitton has produced a limited edition fan designed in collaboration with Spanish actress Rossy de Palma. A portion of the fans’ proceeds will benefit a non-governmental organization, OrphanAid Africa, whose ambassador is Rossy De Palma herself. These designer fans were on one-day sale (Monday, May 18) at Louis Vuittonâ€™s store [...]
LVMH, the worldâ€™s leading luxury products group has completed a minority investment in Edun, the ethical fashion company owned by Ali Hewson and her husband Bono, U2 lead singer and activist. Edun is a brand of socially conscious fashion for men and women. The Companyâ€™s mission is to create beautiful clothing and sustainable trade with [...]