Two decades of fashion history in the making told through a sumptuous array of images straight from the catwalk.
Reading this book we found ourselves in a world of wonderment, joy and inspiration with each and every page turn. We hope you find as much joy in reading this book as we do.
Founded as a luxury leather goods house in 1854, Louis Vuitton was for many decades one of the world™s leading trunk and accessories makers. It was through the launch of its first fashion collections, however, that the house reached unprecedented fame, becoming one of the most influential and valuable luxury brands in the world. This definitive publication is the first to provide an overview of Louis Vuitton's influential designs.
"For any Louis Vuitton or fashion fans, this book is a must, even if you just want to look at it on the coffee table! It's beautifully presented & bound. I am going to truly treasure my copy. Really interesting insight into the world of Louis Vuitton, well-written with excellent photography. A great gift idea, a book to treasure"
Opening with a concise history of the house, followed by brief profiles of designers Marc Jacobs and Nicolas Ghesqui¨re, before exploring the collections themselves. Organized chronologically, each collection is introduced by a short text unveiling its influences and highlights, and illustrated with carefully curated catwalk images. The volume showcases hundreds of spectacular clothes, details, accessories, beauty looks, set designs and, of course, the top fashion models who wore them on the Louis Vuitton runway.