Louis Vuitton, With a Touch of the Southwest

Louis Vuitton Paying $3M Less For America’s Cup Sponsorship

Francois Guillot/Agence France-Presse Getty Images Louis Vuitton, spring 2014. When Mr. Jones said the starting point for his spring collection was America, I naturally said, Where? He said something about Las Vegas being a key market for Vuitton, and then quickly explained that he had also visited Houston, Austin, Marfa and Phoenix. He loved Austin. From his travels he absorbed some vitals, like weathered plaid shirts, bandanas, field jackets of the genre worn by geologists and Boy Scouts (with patches), windbreakers, turquoise jewelry and prom attire. To decorate lapel holes, he had someone craft delicate stems of wildflowers and wheat tops out of feathers. Paris Mens Fashion Cathy Horyn reports on the runway shows.

Louis Vuitton Leather Neverfull Pictures

Now, you may be asking what’s so hot about Epi leather, especially since it’s ribbed and structured rather than soft and supple. That raised texture means that it can withstand a beating (read: this bag knows how much it’s going to be used, and it’s ready to last a lifetime). But the best part about this new collection just may be the colors. You can now get a Neverfull in seven hues, from bright blue to deep red and brilliant orange. If there’s a way to add an instant burst of chromatic personality to your outfit, this is it. We love the idea of the blue for Summer perfectly paired with a white sundress but if you’re looking to get a little more mileage out of your bag, we could totally see carrying the purple or red Neverfull straight into Fall.

Louis Vuitton, spring 2014.

Barclay declined to disclose what the Read More French luxury goods maker is paying to sponsor the series, which will determine the opponent for defending champion Oracle Team USA in the 34th Americas Cup starting Sept. 7. But he said sponsorships Louis Vuitton Outlet of this type are generally worth tens of millions of dollars. He added that the reduced sponsorship fee wont affect the sailing. Louis Vuitton has sponsored the challenger series since 1983. The regatta has gotten off to a troubled start.

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