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These Luxury Bootlegs Are Pure Art

Some of you may already have heard of freelance writer, photographer, and luxury DIY-er Ava Nirui. The 25 year old eCommerce director at Assembly New York has gained a rather impressive Instagram following for her incredible luxury DIY creations. Remixing some of the world’s most iconic luxury fashion logos with iconic sportswear has sort of become her expertise and the pieces that she created are …

The China Edit | ZTO Express Eyes IPO, Alibaba's Payment By Nodding

“ZTO Express Eyes Largest Chinese Company US IPO Since Alibaba” (Reuters)“ZTO’s IPO later this month, which could raise as much as $1.5 billion, is the latest example of a Chinese company seeking to capitalise on its growth prospects to lure Western investors, while also avoiding the red tape associated with launching IPOs in mainland China.” “Alibaba’s New Payment System Lets Virtual Reality Shoppers Pay by …

The Fashion World Is Losing Its Mind Over Louis Vuitton’s New iPhone Cases Already

Luxury houses may produce extraordinarily expensive clothing, but the vast majority of their income comes from accessories. Louis Vuitton’s bags, scarves, belts, fragrances, sunglasses and the like aren’t cheap (by most peoples’ standards, anyway), but they’re cost-effective status symbols that allow less affluent customers to buy into a bit of the house’s heritage without having to drop thousands on clothing. At its SS17 show in Paris, LV pulled a power move …

Female Empowerment in Paris

PARIS, France — All of a sudden, in Paris, it was 1968, 1977 or whatever year in recent history coincided with an outburst of protest and a moment of change. Sort of. It was, of course, mostly a mise en scène. These being our digitally superficial times and this being designer fashion — an exercise in turning the basic human need to cover up into a desirable …

Louis Vuitton luxury goes futuristic at Paris fashion week

The Place Vendôme, like Louis Vuitton, is a monumental triumph of French luxury branding. The grandest square in Paris – which is not square but octagonal, faceted like a diamond so the rows of tall symmetrical windows reflect the maximum amount of sunlight – is an illusion. The Place Vendôme is a facade, a 300-year-old shopfront, behind which the owner of each plot is free …

Louis Vuitton Introduces Exclusive New Monogram Colorways at Newly Opened Dover Street Market GINZA Space

Visit the original post to see all 2 images from this gallery. Louis Vuitton has opened a new menswear space inside the gorgeous Dover Street Market GINZA concept store. To celebrate the opening, the French luxury brand will be introducing exclusive product that you can only shop at DSM Ginza. Here above you see a preview of the new space, as well as an exclusive …

Louis Vuitton Drops a Sultry New FW16 Editorial in ‘SENSE’ Magazine

Louis Vuitton links with Japanese fashion publication SENSE for a new editorial showcasing the Parisian house’s FW16 gear. The editorial is shot in a suitably gloomy, sultry setting, giving a sense of mysterious je ne sais quois to LV’s luxe menswear, which, for this season, revolves around military outerwear, plush silk shirts, fine topcoats and reinterpretations of prints from the brand’s archive. For more east-meets-west fashion vibes, check out Supreme’s latest …

Over-the-knee boots set to be the shoe of the decade

Every era gets a shoe. The 60s had the Birkenstock, the 70s had the platform boot, the 80s had the stiletto and the 90s had the Doc Marten. Now we have the over-the-knee boot. Although Cavalli and Chanel have featured them in their collections since the early noughties, over-the-knee boots have only recently been popularised by the likes of Beyoncé, Rihanna and Kendall Jenner. Not …

Gucci Among World’s Hottest Fashion Brands, While Prada Cools

LONDON, United Kingdom — Gucci has been named one of the “hottest” luxury brands, while Prada and Giorgio Armani are “cooling” fast, according to a new report by Exane BNP Paribas. The financial services firm assessed the “brand temperature” of luxury companies, based on the ratio between the editorial coverage they receive in print magazines, and their print advertising spend. Brands are ranked as “hot” …