London men's designer Aitor Throup doesn't take kindly to the seasonal cycles of fashion and its wrenching, stymying effect on the creative process. And so he's started his own system, one where he releases "archetypes" when, and only when, they're ready. The concept is that ideas evolve over...

It was a cool day here in Paris, just 16 degrees when Louis Vuitton was scheduled to start. Inside the venue—a glass box atop a hill in Parc Andre Citroen—the temperatures were reaching insanity-high points. So there we were, waiting for the show to start, waiting, waiting, sweat pouring down...

These Gold 01 shades, suggesting more to come, are handcrafted in specialized Japanese ateliers and stamped with the trademark CD logo, a nod to your ritzy taste in eyewear. Thing is, now the price of the precious metal has dropped again, perhaps a better justification for procuring a pair...

Emma Stone attended Louis Vuitton Celebrates Glamour Magazine's May 2011 Issue Cover Girls last night (April 25) in Beverly Hills. Emma looked fantastic wearing an embellished and ruffled dress with a revealing neckline from the Louis Vuitton Pre-Fall 2011 collection. Emma styled her dress...

Ashley Greene attended Louis Vuitton Celebrates Glamour Magazine's May 2011 Issue Cover Girls last night (April 25) in Beverly Hills. Ashley dressed head-to-toe in Louis Vuitton. She paired a colorful floral printed blouse with a scarf from the brand's resort 2011 collection with a black...

If only they had looked back further, to 1910, when basketball kicks first appeared, with their economy of shape in neutral canvas and leather. Wait, what's that we hear? An Italian has given us the respite from the garish kicks of our past? Stefano Pilati, we chest-bump you. Yves Saint...

The Twisted Wheel and The Torch of northern Britain); and the Perry Boy shirts of 1979 were donned by the fashion underground of inner-city Manchester and Salford. But of course nothing compares to the early punk movement, so our pick has to be this 1976 Punk reissue, each with its own splash...

A teenager then, Marc Jacobs seems to be feeling nostalgic for the era, at least with his handbag offerings for spring. Take, for instance, the Black Orchid "Bamboo," available in cognac or brown, with pink highlights and gold hardware. It has a lively, heady personality, so you can trust it...

Wear the iconic V around the neck and wrists as well as on fingers and ears with the new Louis Vuitton V Fashion Jewelry Collection. Designed by Nicolas Ghesquière, the blingy fashion jewelry collection brings together the graphic minimalism of the creative director of the house of Louis...

Just after news broke that bandits made off with his spring press samples bound for London, word comes from France that five masked crooks managed to steal ten pallets of Louis Vuitton merch from Charles de Gaulle airport—a heist valued at $400,000. But it isn't all bad news for Jacobs....

 

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