vogue.co.uk Archives - 21 October 2014, Tuesday

  • Is a @LouisVuitton smartwatch on the cards?

    LVMH Planning Smartwatch Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy

    vogue.co.uk 20 Oct '14, 11am

    Apple Watch's glossy appearance as much as by its technilogical capbilities could be in for a treat, since LVMH might be getting in on the wearable tech act. The French conglomerate - which controls Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior, Céline, Givenchy, Fendi, Marc Jacobs and Kenzo, to ment...

  • WATCH: Karl Lagerfeld's @LouisVuitton debut unveiled:

    Karl Lagerfeld For Louis Vuitton Collection - Punchbag and Boxing Gloves

    vogue.co.uk 10 Oct '14, 11am

    WHEN six masters of modern design - Karl Lagerfeld, Christian Louboutin, Frank Gehry, Rei Kawakubo, Marc Newson and Cindy Sherman - were called upon to reinterprate the famous Louis Vuitton monogram , we were prepared for something pretty special. From studded clutches and fur-covered...

  • Yves Carcelle the former chairman and CEO of Louis Vuitton, has died aged 66:

    Yves Carcelle Louis Vuitton Dies Aged 66

    vogue.co.uk 01 Sep '14, 9am

    News Yves Carcelle Has Died 01 September 2014 Scarlett Kilcooley-O'Halloran Picture credit: PA Photos YVES CARCELLE , the former chairman and CEO of Louis Vuitton , has died aged 66. Carcelle stepped down from his position at the French fashion house in 2012 after two decades at the b...

  • Rolex is the latest luxury brand to fall victim to armed robbers in London:

    Rolex Store Robbed Knightsbridge London Moped Raid

    vogue.co.uk 28 Aug '14, 11am

    "Four mopeds with seven people armed with axes and sledgehammers attempted to smash the front window of the store," the Metropolitan Police said in a statement. "When this failed they forced the door of the store with a motorbike. The masked gang then stole a quantity of watches. They...

  • Have you seen @HouseOfHolland's bags?

    House of Holland Launches Debut Handbag Range

    vogue.co.uk 12 Aug '14, 11am

    The eight-piece collection comprises neon-bright backpacks, fluffy clutches, polka-dot hip bags and a very covetable parquet shopper that have already been seen swinging on the shoulders of designer Henry Holland's dedicated posse, including Katy Perry and Rita Ora . Oh, and did we me...

  • Louis Vuitton Museum set to open in Paris

    Foundation Louis Vuitton Opening Date Paris

    vogue.co.uk 23 Jun '14, 10am

    Situated on the outskirts of Paris, the new museum takes up a massive 126,000 sq ft in the Jardin d'Acclimatation , and houses 11 galleries containing the corporate art collection of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton. In addition, it will also play home to special commissioned exhibiti...

  • Luxury Labels Warn Of China Slowdown

    Chinese Luxury Spending Drop Hermes Louis Vuitton Cartier

    vogue.co.uk 02 Dec '13, 12pm

    02 December 2013 Lauren Milligan Picture credit: GoRunway LOUIS VUITTON, Hermès, Cartier and other luxury brands are set to see growth slow dramatically over the coming years, analysts predict, due to the new Chinese government's crackdown on "exuberant" spending. As many other sector...

  • Best Shoes - Heels, Trainers, Brogues, Loafers

    vogue.co.uk 30 Nov '13, 12pm

    The Gallery Accessories News Shoes, Glorious Shoes 29 October 2013 Scarlett Kilcooley-O'Halloran view gallery SANDALS are out, flip flops are now pedicure-approved only, and your espadrilles (should) have been banished to the back of your wardrobe - unless you have a spell in the wint...

  • Louis Vuitton Dismantles Moscow Trunk Exhibition Installation

    vogue.co.uk 28 Nov '13, 10am

    28 November 2013 Ella Alexander Picture credit: Getty LOUIS VUITTON has been forced to dismantle its giant trunk installation in Moscow's Red Square, after it provoked criticism from the city's residents and politicians. Department store Gum - who originally supported the two-storey v...

  • From sky-high stilettos to sequinned sneakers – our shoe gallery has got it all:

    Best Shoes - Heels, Trainers, Brogues, Loafers

    vogue.co.uk 28 Nov '13, 8am

    The Gallery Accessories News Shoes, Glorious Shoes 29 October 2013 Scarlett Kilcooley-O'Halloran view gallery SANDALS are out, flip flops are now pedicure-approved only, and your espadrilles (should) have been banished to the back of your wardrobe - unless you have a spell in the wint...

  • Louis Vuitton Moscow Exhibition Attracts Communist Outrage

    vogue.co.uk 27 Nov '13, 11am

    27 November 2013 Ella Alexander Picture credit: Getty LOUIS VUITTON 's new Moscow exhibition is the subject of controversy after the display angered Communist Party representatives. A spokesperson for the label was unable to comment. The bone of contention is the venue - a giant, nine...

  • Marc Jacobs Louis Vuitton Exit Interview

    vogue.co.uk 12 Nov '13, 10am

    12 November 2013 Ella Alexander Picture credit: PA Photos MARC JACOBS is not feeling nostalgic about his 16-year-long tenure at Louis Vuitton . In fact, he couldn't be better. " It seems like everyone is, 'Are you OK? Are you upset?' I'm like, 'No, I'm really not.' And no matter what ...

  • Meet the woman with one of the best jobs we can think of, at the helm of @LouisVuitton womenswear:

    Louis Vuitton Designer Julie de Libran On Nicolas Ghesquiere

    vogue.co.uk 08 Nov '13, 3pm

    Hearing her describe her own aesthetic as one that inspires her to "dress women who are passionate about clothes, the fabrics, the quality, the attention to detail to make them feel comfortable in their clothes because clothes are such an enjoyable part of life. I enjoy getting dresse...

  • Louis Vuitton Opens Selfridges Townhouse

    vogue.co.uk 07 Nov '13, 8am

    07 November 2013 Ella Alexander view gallery LOUIS VUITTON is opening one of its most impressive retail spaces to date in the heart of Selfridges tomorrow - a three-floor townhouse, created by Japanese-based designer Gwenaël Nicolas. While Selfridges is no stranger to pioneering retai...

  • BREAKING: Nicolas Ghesquière takes the helm at @LouisVuitton_UK -

    Nicolas Ghesquiere Louis Vuitton - Creative Director Confirmed

    vogue.co.uk 04 Nov '13, 3pm

    04 November 2013 Lauren Milligan Picture credit: GoRunway LOUIS VUITTON has named Nicolas Ghesquière as its new creative director. The designer - formerly creative director of Balenciaga - will begin his role immediately. "Louis Vuitton has always incarnated for me the symbol of ultim...

  • Bowie

    David Bowie Louis Vuitton Campaign Revealed

    vogue.co.uk 31 Oct '13, 10am

    The advert is the second stage of a film, starring Arizona Muse , that was first launched last November - showing the journey of the Vuitton woman and entitled L'Invitation Au Voyage . Muse's adventure starts in Paris at the Louvre, before she is whisked off in a hot air balloon which...

  • David Bowie

    David Bowie Louis Vuitton Campaign Revealed

    vogue.co.uk 31 Oct '13, 10am

    31 October 2013 Ella Alexander view gallery Picture credit: Pricsillia Saada DAVID BOWIE 's new Louis Vuitton campaign has been unveiled for the first time and we have the images to show you. See the initial ideas for the advert with the final storyboard, then go behind the scenes as ...

  • Feel a little handbag love coming on? Read all about the joys of the Chloé Baylee bag:

    Chloé Autumn Winter 2013 (Vogue.com

    vogue.co.uk 18 Oct '13, 3pm

    The Chloé woman likes to discreetly mix inspirations and materials. Clare Waight Keller, Creative Director, has reinvented this Winter's shapes the Chloé way; mixing feminine and masculine styles, precious leathers and sporty details, from straight to girly. Like the look seen on the ...

  • Isabel Marant - Shoes, Sneakers, Wedge Boots And Key pieces

    vogue.co.uk 14 Oct '13, 12pm

    Although she has never proclaimed herself a fashion innovator, Marant makes subtle tweaks and changes to classic pieces - a small lift inside a high-top trainer that elongates the leg, an oversized boyfriend jumper cut small on the shoulders and neck to flatter your shape - that eleva...

  • Isabel Marant - Shoes, Sneakers, Wedge Boots And Key pieces

    vogue.co.uk 13 Oct '13, 12pm

    Although she has never proclaimed herself a fashion innovator, Marant makes subtle tweaks and changes to classic pieces - a small lift inside a high-top trainer that elongates the leg, an oversized boyfriend jumper cut small on the shoulders and neck to flatter your shape - that eleva...

  • Isabel Marant - Shoes, Sneakers, Wedge Boots And Key pieces

    vogue.co.uk 12 Oct '13, 12pm

    Although she has never proclaimed herself a fashion innovator, Marant makes subtle tweaks and changes to classic pieces - a small lift inside a high-top trainer that elongates the leg, an oversized boyfriend jumper cut small on the shoulders and neck to flatter your shape - that eleva...

  • Is it official? Ghesquière For Vuitton:

    Nicolas Ghesquiere Named Louis Vuitton Creative Director

    vogue.co.uk 10 Oct '13, 7pm

    10 October 2013 Ella Alexander Picture credit: Rex Features NICOLAS GHESQUIÈRE has officially been named Louis Vuitton 's new creative director, if online speculation tonight is to be believed. While a spokesperson for Vuitton declined to comment as of 8 o'clock this evening, the form...

  • Isabel Marant - Shoes, Sneakers, Wedge Boots And Key pieces

    vogue.co.uk 09 Oct '13, 2pm

    So who is the Isabel Marant girl? She likes: shoes that make her feet look ever so slightly larger and therefore make her legs appear lean and lengthened to almost equine proportions; anything slightly undone, crumpled, worn in or vintage; pops of colour on a background of neutrals - ...

  • Isabel Marant - Shoes, Sneakers, Wedge Boots And Key pieces

    vogue.co.uk 08 Oct '13, 12pm

    So who is the Isabel Marant girl? She likes: shoes that make her feet look ever so slightly larger and therefore make her legs appear lean and lengthened to almost equine proportions; anything slightly undone, crumpled, worn in or vintage; pops of colour on a background of neutrals - ...

  • Isabel Marant - Shoes, Sneakers, Wedge Boots And Key pieces

    vogue.co.uk 06 Oct '13, 12pm

    So who is the Isabel Marant girl? She likes: shoes that make her feet look ever so slightly larger and therefore make her legs appear lean and lengthened to almost equine proportions; anything slightly undone, crumpled, worn in or vintage; pops of colour on a background of neutrals - ...

  • Isabel Marant - Shoes, Sneakers, Wedge Boots And Key pieces

    vogue.co.uk 05 Oct '13, 12pm

    Although she has never proclaimed herself a fashion innovator, Marant makes subtle tweaks and changes to classic pieces - a small lift inside a high-top trainer that elongates the leg, an oversized boyfriend jumper cut small on the shoulders and neck to flatter your shape - that eleva...

  • JUST IN: see Marc Jacobs final @LouisVuitton show #pfw

    Louis Vuitton - Spring/Summer 2014 Ready-To-Wear - PFW

    vogue.co.uk 02 Oct '13, 9am

    IF ever there was something to rejoice, it's Marc Jacobs's 16-year tenure at Louis Vuitton which came to an end this morning with a show that rang out with his greatest hits: the carousel; the escalator; the elevator; the fountain - all re-envisioned in lacquered black. After persiste...

  • CONFIRMED: Marc Jacobs leaves #LouisVuitton after 16 years

    Marc Jacobs is leaving Louis Vuitton

    vogue.co.uk 02 Oct '13, 8am

    News Confirmed: Marc Jacobs Is Leaving Louis Vuitton 02 October 2013 Ella Alexander MARC JACOBS is leaving Louis Vuitton to focus on his own label as it heads towards an IPO. The news was confirmed by LVMH chairman and CEO Bernard Arnault this morning, following the show, and brings a...

  • Why Marc Jacobs is reportedly leaving @LouisVuitton:

    Marc Jacobs IPO Rumours - Louis Vuitton Exit

    vogue.co.uk 30 Sep '13, 8am

    30 September 2013 Ella Alexander Picture credit: Image courtesy of CFDA MARC JACOBS is reportedly leaving Louis Vuitton to focus on his eponymous label -a move which could involve an initial public listing. Speculation that the designer - who has helmed Vuitton for 16 years - will not...

  • Isabel Marant - Shoes, Sneakers, Wedge Boots And Key pieces

    vogue.co.uk 27 Sep '13, 6pm

    So who is the Isabel Marant girl? She likes: shoes that make her feet look ever so slightly larger and therefore make her legs appear lean and lengthened to almost equine proportions; anything slightly undone, crumpled, worn in or vintage; pops of colour on a background of neutrals - ...