While this may sound like something straight out of Paris or Milan, this latest VIP room can be found in the upscale mall in Ramat Aviv, a suburb of Tel Aviv. The only Louis Vuitton store in Israel relocated there in mid-June and is one of only seven of their stores in the world with a VIP room. At present, the room features the Rare and Exotic Collection, a group of handbags made with variations of animal skin and Louis Vuitton canvas. The collection also features the most expensive bag in the store, the Bowling handbag. At NIS 70,000, the Bowling is made of Louis Vuitton canvas, python and crocodile skins. We have one of the seven VIP rooms [in the world] because there was such a demand here, Ayelet Dobkin, a publicist for Louis Vuitton said.
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Making the star stand out against the grey colour scheme of the city, the Glee actress was the prefect blend of demure and summer style. Pretty in pink: Dianna Agron stepped out in New York on Monday wearing a Louis Vuitton dress that she was given after an April photo shoot Walking around the East Village with a friend, Dianne looked in as a bright a mood as her dress. The 27-year-old accessorised her look with a pair of cross-hatched sandals, a big black designer bag and a pair of round framed sunglasses. Allowing the frock to be the centre of attention, the actress pulled back her blonde hair into a slicked bun. Bright beauty: Making the star stand out against the grey colour scheme of the city, the Glee actress was the prefect blend of demure and summer style in her Sixties-inspired dress Fun day: The 27-year-old walked around the East Village with her friend, who chatted away non-stop The dress is a souvenir from the star’s trip to Italy earlier this year. In April, the 27-year-old was treated to a once-in-a-lifetime getaway by luxury label Louis Vuitton to go behind the scenes of the style setting fashion house’s range. The seminal brand took Dianna to its Fiesso dArtico factory outside of Venice before styling her in some of its newest looks for Glamour Magazine. First time round: The dress is a souvenir from the star’s trip to Italy earlier this year where Dianna posed for a Louis Vuitton fashion shoot The dress was a clear favourite during the shoot, so it is no surprise she has chosen to rock the printed look again. She said to Glamour: ‘I’m usually low-key, but when LV dressed me, I felt somehow mischievous and fabulous at the same time.
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So is Louis Vuitton’s updated version of the Neverfull handbag. An iconic shape among the LV collection, the previously monogrammed tote is now available in a range of brightly dyed Epi leather textures, with statement red, fuchsia pink and tangerine (or Piment as they call it) leading the pack. Spacious and chic, the longstanding bag shape offers flexibility when it comes to dressing up or down, while those new hues are set to steal hearts the bag world over. What do you think? Loving the new Louis Vuitton? CLASSIC HANDBAG: Louis Vuitton Neverfull Epi in Piment orange
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While we didn’t walk away with a Damier print bag, we did pick up some tips that we’re definitely using for our next getaway. Do put your toiletries underneath your shoes. Your makeup bag or dopp kit will be a more structured item that will keep your gorgeous shoes from getting smushed. Do start by laying out everything you plan on packing in outfits. That way, if you are missing an accessory or packing one piece that goes with absolutely nothing else, you can fix it before you start putting things in your bag. Do use your jacket as a garment bag! Since you almost always pack some kind of outerwear, whether it’s a trench, a leather jacket, or a blazer, you can use it to protect your most delicate items. Put the piece or pieces most likely to snag inside the jacket and close it up.
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Brooklyn GM A stylish Damier canvas bag that is perfect for carrying documents or a laptop. Wichita This vintage bag is simple and timeless. Its made of Utah leather with rustic cotton lining. Spencer Another Damier canvas bag that is perfect for the daily grind. Omaha Made from Utah leather, this masculine and classic looking bag features several compartments. Pilote Made from the light and durable Damier Geant canvas, and featuring a bold Louis Vuitton signature, this bag is not only the epitome of style, its highly masculine and practical. Tadao If youre searching for more of a tote bag, then look no further. The Tadao can be carried by hand or on the shoulder, making for a fashionable and practical bag around the city. Louis Vuitton Briefcases and Work Bags Just like the messenger bags and totes, the company offers a wide variety of briefcases and work bags, if youre looking for something strictly for business. Porte Simply put, this is the most stylish way in carrying your labtop.
She’s a lucky girl! Dianna Agron steps out in the same Louis Vuitton dress from a fashion shoot in Italy after taking the outfit home with her
A vivid display of mannequins kneeling captures the transformation from past to present perfectly: each model has a classic Louis Vuitton bag placed on her back covered in graffiti. The exhibit shows other irreverent sources of musings for the designer, including a 2003 manga film by Japanese artist Takashi Murakami that is used to revamp the traditional LV monogram. The continued growth of the house comes down to his versatility. Marc Jacobs fall-winter runway show featured models in Edwardian hats exiting a reconstructed train that might have been the turn-of-the-century Orient Express. So there we have it, the full circle.
Exclusive designers handbags have joined the list of goods that retain their value and can be used as collateral for loans for considerable amounts of money. Given the state of the global economy, many observers are predictinga rapid spread of the new custom to the rest of the world. If you want to buy a designer handbag but are held back by pangs of price tag guilt, just look to Hong Kong, advises the U.K.s Telegraph. For Frances Le Figaro, the fashionistas of Hong Kong have found their pawnshop for luxury bags. The deal is simple: Cash-strapped women who possess luxury bags and occasionally men, who constitute one in five of the customers can recover 80% of the value of the item as a loan as long as the bag is a genuineGucci, Chanel, Hermes, Prada or Louis Vuitton. Special editions and vintage classics offer still better loan leverage. A Birkin bag, the Rolls Royce of the genre and one of Hermess most iconic handbags, recently snared one Hong Kong customer a $20,600 loan. Normally, a new Birkin costs about $6.300. But a limited edition or exotic-skin model can reach as high as $160,000. Like works of art, their value can increase with age.
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Just a week after samples of Marc Jacobs’ Spring 2012 collection were lifted from a Paris train , thieves have made off with loads of Louis Vuitton from Paris’ Charles de Gaulle airport! Women’s Wear Daily reports that a small group of masked bandits (yes, real life bandits) overtook four airport employees and a security guard at one of the terminals and nabbed ten skids containing $400,000 worth of Louis Vuitton merch. While there aren’t too many more details, we have to wonder: ten skids? How many Speedys can five thieves carry?? Stay tuned for updates — hey, maybe the leather goods will turn up with the Marc Jacobs samples.