Following the success of their concept car, Infiniti will unveil the Infiniti Essence Sculpture at the Los Angeles Auto Show in a few days. Crafted from resin by the same creative minds behind the Essence concept, the Essence sculpture will only be produced in a limited run of 300 examples. Infiniti has contacted Louis Vuitton, … Continued
China’s ever increasing economic clout has again been reflected in a survey on consumer tastes in luxury goods which has shown the nation not only knows what goods it wants, it most certainly now has the means by which to buy them. A report released this week by Bain & Company has claimed China is … Continued
Mark Segal photographed Anne Vyalitsyna for the Louis Vuitton Resort 2011 campaign on June 14-18, 2010. Styled by Julie de Libran, the model shows off a 50â€™s inspired wide-spanning skirt, sleeveless striped top and a beige tote.
As part of the 2011 update to Louis Vuittonâ€˜s City Guide, illustrator Ruben Toledo has been commissioned to create this beautiful series of 100 postcards. Illustrated in black and white and accented with vibrant fluorescent colors, each image aims to capture the unique experience of the depicted destination. Ruben Toledo was born in Havana, Cuba, … Continued
Louis Vuitton team have launched their new collection of accessories named Monogram Empreinte. The Fall/ Winter 2010/ 2011 range is very diverse and it is mainly focused on handbags which are made of soft and nice-to-touch lamb skin. The line offers a hobo, very practical tote bags with additional shoulder straps, handbags, wallets and some … Continued
New York-based Luxury Lab has released its second annual Digital IQ Index of Luxury Brands. The study quantifies the digital competence of 72 global luxury brands by accessing brand websites, digital marketing strategies, social media initiatives and mobile applications. The Luxury Brands that ranked at the top of this year’s Index were Coach, Ralph Lauren, … Continued
Louis Vuitton have collaborated once again with director Sofia Coppola to produce a set of classic bags and wallets for their Autumn/Winter range. In addition to adding new colors and sizes, she has designed her signature Sofia Coppola bag in alligator.
This October 6, 2010, you’re invited to watch Louis Vuitton‘s Spring/Summer 2011 in a 360Â° ready-to-wear show on your Facebook, iPad or iPhone. Models will be photographed right after the show simultaneously with 52 cameras, resulting in images which can be rotated and paused 360 degrees. The collection will be shown at 2:30 pm ET … Continued
Be delighted by this educative and yet playful lesson of architecture from the city of Berlin for the release of the brand new individual Louis Vuitton Berlin City Guide.
Directed by Romain Chassaing in promotion of Louis Vuiton’s NYC Guide for 2011, the brand attempt to solve the mystery of New York’s Big Apple title. Louis Vuitton New-York City Guide 2011 Edition will be available on October 15th.
Bono and his wife did not only appear in the latest Louis Vuitton campaign, now the French luxury brand and their own eco friendly brand Edun have collaborated on the Keepall 45 Travel Duffle Bag ($4,900). All proceeds of the sale of the bags go to the Conservation Cotton Initiative, a company that helps the … Continued
French luxury designer Louis Vuitton kicks off the promotion for the 2011 edition of their renowned City Guide. In this lovely video (below), we are introduced to the mouth-watering Parisian delicacy: the Saint-HonorÃ© pastry. Since 1998 Vuitton has been giving us their views on fashion, design, the arts and gastronomy. Each guide highlights the latest … Continued
Reuters is reporting that Louis Vuitton is closing its Paris store one hour early in attempt to preserve stock before the holiday shopping season begins. Apparently the brand is having supply issues and is concerned that if they sell too much now, they wonâ€™t have enough stock to fill demand during the holiday season. “We … Continued
Here’s a preview of LV‘s upcoming book, Louis Vuitton: 100 Legendary Trunks. This exceptional book showcases the most beautiful creations of the House through more than eight hundred photographs. Many incredible pieces are featured here, along with the equally incredible stories of their creation. Available from October 2010.
Bono and and his wife Ali Hewson star in the newest of Louis Vuitton’s “core values” ads shot by Annie Leibovitz. The couple, who were shot in South Africa, wear clothing by Edun, Hewson’s sustainable fashion line. in which LVMH took a 49 percent stake last year. it’s the first time the U2 front man … Continued
The latest Louis Vuitton campaign was shot in Africa and stars young model Dree Hemingway (Ernestâ€™s great-granddaughter). From tents, lion cubs, sunsets and campfiresâ€¦ Louis Vuittonâ€™s catalogue for its 2010 Travel collection is quite simply superb! This catalog was shot by Carter Smith, directed by William Snieg, styled by Antje Winter, and produced by Brachfeld.
Louis Vuitton has opened its 137th North American store and first one on the westside of Los Angeles in the newly renovated Santa Monica Place mall. Located in a prominent corner of the ground floor the design boasts a beautifully sweeping curved glass storefront and hardwood floors.
On September 28th Christie’s in London will offer an incredible collection of vintage Louis Vuitton luggage during its Interiors: Style & Spirit sale. Over 20 original pieces from the famed French luxury goods house dating from the late 19th century to the 1940s will go on the block.
The devil may well wear Prada, but at a biennial exhibition of sacred art in Italy, a statue of the Virgin Mary is donning Louis Vuitton. The veil traditionally covering the Virgin’s head bears the French luxury brand’s trademark “LV” logo in golden letters. Francesco De Molfetta, 31, said he created the work to “denounce … Continued
French luxury designer Louis Vuitton opened its first boutique in the Lebanese capital Beirut on Thursday. “For many years, the maison has maintained strong relations with Lebanese clientele and is proud to reiterate its engagement by offering a new store which respects the Beirutis’ heritage and patrimony,” said brand executive manager Yves Carcelle at the … Continued