The 10 New Bags Amanda's Most Intrigued By for Fall 2016
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Nicolas Ghesquiere has done a lot to reinvent LV's aesthetic position within fashion, but I'm still waiting for him to produce a breakout, must-have bag for the brand. Whether this one will be it remains to be seen.
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The brand famous for its bucket bags has steadily...
Love It or Leave It: Balenciaga's Stud-Free Blackout AJ City Bag
I first fell in love with Balenciaga bags during the Nicolas Ghesquiere era, and now we're two creative directors removed from his tenure at the brand, in the early days of Demna Gvasalia's leadership. So far he's refocused the brand's attention to deconstructed streetwear, which is his...
Update: Louis Vuitton Denies Report of Nicolas Ghesquière's Impending Exit "As of now, he is the best positioned to replace Ghesquière."
The luxury goods industry downturn has prompted a series of high-profile management and designer reshuffles, aimed at giving brands a creative and strategy reboot to perk up their sales.
Ghesquière worked at Balenciaga before...
Louis Vuitton's Fall 2016 Ad Campaign Features Tons of Bags and Even More Selena Gomez
Louis Vuitton is a handbag and luggage brand before it is anything else, so while these Bruce Weber-lensed photos emphasize Nicolas Ghesquiere's ready-to-wear more than some previous campaigns, the focus is still squares on the accessories. The ads include new runway versions of recent...
You Can Buy Some of the Bags From Louis Vuitton's Cruise Brazil-Themed Cruise 2017 Collection Immediately Half a dozen of the new bags, which are all fresh versions of "new classics" that creative director Nicolas Ghesquiere has introduced during his time at LV, are available immediately on the brand's website.
Check out the bags below; personally, I'll pass on the soccer dudes, but I love the...
In Rio with Louis Vuitton As for clothes, creative director Nicolas Ghesquiere presented an elaboration on his irreverent young girl luxury that included an eclectic pairing of floral dresses with tracksuit silhouettes and bright graphics. The vitality of the collection, and its proposal of a futuristic urbanism (do...
Just Can't Get Enough: Miranda Kerr Loves Her Big, Black Day Bags
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Miranda's relationship with Louis Vuitton has been close for years; she was working with the brand before designer Nicolas Ghesquiere was!
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That, of course, means access to all the black LV bags her little heart desires.
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Miranda usually goes for satchels or totes,...
Daniela Falcão, from Political Reporter to Boss of Brazilian Vogue
Selena Gomez and Nicolas Ghesquière for Vogue Brazil June 2016 | Source: Courtesy
"I used to tell her, 'fix your nails; get your hair done'," says Donata Meirelles, Vogue Brazil's style director and one of Falcão's closest colleagues. Extraordinary though it may be for a woman at the...
Studio Picks: Met Gala 2016 Garance Doré
Hosted by Anna Wintour, Jony Ive, Idris Elba, Taylor Swift, and Nicolas Ghesquière. This years theme is based on The Costume Institute's Spring 2016 exhibition, Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, which explores how fashion designers are reconciling the handmade and the...
In Praise of Louis Vuitton's Epi Leather Bags and Accessories As with most things, though, the real treasures lie just below the surface, and I'm not talking about all of the smooth leather bags Nicolas Ghesquiere has introduced in his tenure at Vuitton. No, instead, I'm here to heap a little but of much-deserved admiration on Louis Vuitton's Epi...
Louis Vuitton Cruise: When Fashion Meets Architecture But when Nicolas Ghesquière last year flew 500 of the "closest" friends and industry people to the Bob Hope estate (an architectural landmark) for the Louis Vuitton cruise collection, it marked a new era for extravagant destination shows. It all started in 2014 when Ghesquière chose Monaco's...
Introducing Louis Vuitton's New Chain Flower Print Nicolas Ghesquiere, on the other hand, has shown quite a penchant for seasonal prints that have a vaguer link to Vuitton traditions, and the latest is Spring 2016's Chain Flower print.
The print takes the floral motifs from LV's signature monograms and transforms them into links on a chain...
Latest Obsession: The Louis Vuitton Palm Springs Backpack PM The brand has made strides in its leather game under the creative direction of Nicolas Ghesquiere, though, and now that monograms feel trendy again, LV has debuted at least one bag that I'm betting will capitalize on the increased interest: the Louis Vuitton Palm Springs Backpack PM.
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Nicolas Ghesquière gathered the crème of Fashionable Hollywood as Louis Vuitton hosted the Unicef Ball, marking their new partnership with the global NGO that will raise funds to aid children in areas affected by war and natural disaster around the world. Léa Seydoux, the new face of the...
Lea Seydoux is the new face of Louis Vuitton Ghesquière himself. "I feel extremely proud at the thought of representing such a strong symbol of French elegance, an iconic brand whose initials are known the world over," she's said of the brand. "I deeply admire Nicolas Ghesquière's work, especially his newness. His incessant search for...
Louis Vuitton Helps UNICEF To Support Children Louis Vuitton's newest face Lea Seydoux joined Nicolas Ghesquiere wearing a custom, black bodysuit gown. Celebrities like Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Connelly, Paul Bettany, Selena Gomez, Adele Exarchopoulos and Miranda Kerr graced the event and the moments were captured by the lens of Patrick...
Louis Vuitton's Spring 2016 Ads Stars a Final Fantasy Character, Jaden Smith and Tons of Bags This year the brand, lead by Nicolas Ghesquiere, made several unconventional choices to showcase its Spring 2016 runway collection.
The most prominent face of the campaign is Lightning, a pink-haired hero in the popular Final Fantasy video game series. According to Women's Wear Daily,...
Jaden Smith Wears A Skirt For Louis Vuitton SS16 Womenswear Campaign While we are already aware that Nicolas Ghesquiere bought in video game characterLightning from Final Fantasy to the label's latest 2016 campaign, 17 year old Jaden Smith walks in to add a touch of Hollywood to the campaign.
Jaden Smith Stars In Louis Vuitton's Latest Womenswear Campaign Creative director Nicolas Ghesquière introduced the new campaign via Instagram and Smith is totally rockin' it!
The SS16 ads were shot by the famous photographer Bruce Weber. Smith is seen wearing a moto jacket, fringe top and a pleated black skirt alongside models Sarah Brannon, Rianne Van...
Louis Vuitton Stars A Video Game Character For Spring-Summer 2016 Campaign The brand's creative director Nicolas Ghesquiere introduced Lightning, a character from the successful video game franchise Final Fantasy.
Nicolas has shared images and a video of its "Series 4" campaign on Instagram, stating, 'Reality and fantasy become one : lightning a genuine heroine in...