Louis Vuitton x Supreme: A 100M Euro Boost for Skate Brand's Luxe Cred
8 monthes ago - By WWD
James Jebbia's fabulously successful skate brand Supreme is all about downtown cool and credibility, but it needed a shot of luxe cachet to nab a $1 billion valuation in its deal with private equity giant Carlyle.
Jebbia raised Supreme's profile considerably with the Louis Vuitton collaboration this summer, which sources said drummed up 100 million euros in business for the pair, could have sold much more and gave the skate brand just the high-end sheen it needed. (Supreme and Louis Vuitton did not immediately respond on Thursday to WWD queries on sales of the collaboration. Carlyle...
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Louis Vuitton x Jeff Koons Part Two
8 monthes ago - By Sandra‘s Closet
Last April, Jeff Koons and Louis Vuitton teamed up on a limited edition «Masters» capsule collection of bags and accessories. This month, the duo will launch a second collaboration inspired by iconic pieces of legendary artists such as Claude Monet, Paul Gauguin, Édouard Manet, Nicolas Poussin, J.M.W. Turner and François Boucher. This second chapter will debut on October 27, 2017.
« Boucher's Reclining Girl is a painting I often visit in the old Pinakothek in Munich. It strikes me as one of the most sensual images ever painted .» - Jeff Koons
Reclining girl (1752)
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