LOUIS VUITTON PFW S/S2017 READY-TO-WEAR

October 12, 2016 4:00 PM

For the first time, the Louis Vuitton fashion show on October 5 took place in the future home of the brand’s store, located exclusively at Paris.

The soon-to-be opened store in 2017 is at 2 Place Vendôme, combining two buildings and truly taking advantage of the famous square. The Maison Louis Vuitton captures the essence of Paris, and was the perfect spot to reveal Nicolas Ghesquière’s Spring 2017 collection for Louis Vuitton.

Creative Director Nicolas Ghesquière rightly wanted to bring his collection home, using the city as inspiration. The new Louis Vuitton collection is bold, new, and different. He used some of the same daring cut-outs as last season, but resulted with much more allure. He wanted to lean more toward experimentation, and succeeded the high-concept fashion greatly.

Before the show began, photographerSaskia Lawaks was able to document the atmosphere of the front row. Among the crowd were celebrities such as Karlie Kloss, Alicia Vikander, Léa Seydoux, Michelle Williams, Jennifer Connelly, Catherine Deneuve, and Roger Federer. Though many famous peer attended, the show also highlighted their number of Instagram followers supporting the brand.

The show opened with a series of asymmetrical, one-sleeved draped jersey dresses. These dresses seem to float as they move, inspired by the French women who populate this city. Continuing that freedom of movement were black and white polka-dot and checkerboard prints, resembling 80’s-shouldered dresses with circular cut outs at the hip and lot of crystals and glitter. The ending featured long, sheer yet discreet dresses.

With beautiful and elegant apparel, there were also sweatshirts, logo t-shirts, skinny lace pants with matching frill skirts, lace-up combat boots, and pull-on cowboy boots.

As free spirited as that all sounds, tailoring was what Ghesquière really zeroed in on. Rigorously, sharp slices with jagged angles were shown with the removal of shoulders, open backs, and extending necklines. These fabrics are cut to slant forwards, skewing future power suits of the millennial CEOs.

Nonetheless, this show is definitely most notable for the Petite Malle phone cases. As the models walked down the runway, each carried their accessorized cell phone in their hand. What Louis Vuitton fan wouldn't want to dress his/her iPhone Plus in one? Bags may have been popular last month, but they are worn-out by now. It’s time to put away your purses, and make sure not to leave the house without your designer cellphone case.

 

 

WRITTEN BY GINA GARGIULO

EDITED BY SUSAN SCHELL

 

PHOTO CREDIT: LOUIS VUITTON

 

related posts

vastaspiration.com

Public School: Success in a Nutshell

Being considerably new to the fashion world as individual designers, the founders of Public School has definitely gotten off to a smooth start.

November 12, 2013 1:53 PM  |  Fashion
Photo Courtesy of Blumarine

TWELV HOROSCOPE SS14 #3: BLACK AND WHITE

Black and white proved to have staying power for the spring. Some variation of the timeless combination emerged in almost every collection for the season.

November 11, 2013 12:29 PM  |  Fashion
Photo Courtesy Of Altuzarra

TWELV HOROSCOPE SS14 #2: METALLICS

Stunning metallic sheens adorned the spring and summer runway for the 2014 season.

November 07, 2013 1:16 PM  |  Fashion
Photo Courtesy of Chloe

TWELV HOROSCOPE SS14 #1: GRAPHIC SEE-THROUGHS

Welcome to TWELV Horoscopes Spring/Summer 2014, as we lead up to spring the TWELV Fashion team will work hard to scavenge the runways to put together the hottest trends for spring and summer 2014...

November 06, 2013 11:54 AM  |  Fashion
Photo by: Craig McDean in Interview Magazine

Nicolas Ghesquière Named Louis Vuitton’s New Creative Director

Nicolas Ghesquière was announced as Louis Vuitton’s new creative director on November 4.

November 05, 2013 12:19 PM  |  Fashion
Cover of Issue 4, Shot by Christian Anwander

LAUNCH OF ISSUE 4 "MUSE" WITH LAKE BELL

We are thrilled to announce the launch of our fourth issue "MUSE" with beautiful cover girl Lake Bell!

October 28, 2013 4:12 PM  |  Fashion
Moroso's "Longwave" Chair, Photo Courtesy of DADA Goldberg

DIESEL for SUCCESSFUL LIVING

Diesel's new Successful Living collection for Fall 2013 was not only revolutionary in its interpretations of what you need for your chic home, but in its production.

October 27, 2013 10:51 AM  |  Fashion
Photo by Tina Wong Photography

LOVE ME MORE, JEAN PAUL GAULTIER

At the corner where fashion meets fine art, there stands Jean Paul Gaultier, four decades of his glory and avant-garde haute couture all packaged into the beautiful Brooklyn Museum under the...

October 25, 2013 5:46 PM  |  Fashion
Photo Courtesy of Chanel

Art and Excess: Chanel S/S2014 Collection

Karl Lagerfeld’s SS 14 collection for Chanel was youthful and playful in its celebration of art and excess.

October 21, 2013 12:07 PM  |  Fashion

MARC JACOBS SAYS GOODBYE TO LOUIS VUITTON

Marc Jacobs “goodbye song” to Louis Vuitton was an extravagant experience meant to celebrate the “showgirl in all of us,” and boy did it.

October 16, 2013 2:27 PM  |  Fashion
Gigi Mariani Flower Ring, photo courtesy of Aaron Faber Gallery

Genius of Nature: Randomness and Pattern @ Aaron Faber Gallery

“Goldsmithing is the same act of creation as a plant growing or the universe expanding: it is organic, cosmic and perfectly natural,” describes exhibition curator Patricia Kiley Faber at Aaron...

October 09, 2013 1:11 PM  |  Fashion
Look 2, Courtesy of Dolce&Gabbana

DOLCE & GABBANA PAY TRIBUTE TO A GRECO-ROMAN DREAM

With so many designers changing up the color palette for Spring 2014, Dolce & Gabbana stuck to what they do best--creating beautiful awe-inspiring pieces, while showcasing romantic Greco-Roman...

October 08, 2013 12:38 PM  |  Fashion

The Meteorite Collection - David Yurman

TWELV was invited to join experimental jeweler, Evan Yurman, and visionary curator, Neville Wakefield, to celebrate the launch of David Yurman's new collection; THE METEORITE COLLECTION.

October 04, 2013 5:46 PM  |  Fashion
Skingraft designer Jonny Cota (Photo by: Sharon Zobali)

A New York Fashion Week Minute with Jonny Cota

Even during crunch time, Skingraft designer Jonny Cota happily opened up to TWELV about his first New York Fashion Week show.

September 12, 2013 4:34 PM  |  Fashion

Dior Homme's "Futuristic Elite"

Dior Homme opted for a short film titled “The Players” to showcase their Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 collection.

September 06, 2013 4:57 PM  |  Fashion
Look from JPG Couture 2013, Photo Courtesy of Jean Paul Gaultier

MEOW! THE GREAT GAULTIER AND OUR OTHER FALL2013 COUTURE FAVORITES

It’s that time again; New York Fashion Week is just around the corner.

August 20, 2013 3:10 PM  |  Fashion
The TERRY by Moscot

Miley in Terry by Moscot

Renowned fashion photographer Terry Richardson has added his latest starlet to his repertoire of celebrities donning his glasses before the camera.

August 16, 2013 5:17 PM  |  Fashion
DJ Harley Vera-Newton (Photo By: David X. Prutting, BFA)

Marchesa Voyage Launch Party

Fashionistas from all walks of life assembled atop the Gramercy Park Hotel Thursday, August 15th, to celebrate the launch of Marchesa Voyage, the highly-anticipated diffusion line from designers...

August 16, 2013 1:23 PM  |  Fashion

FASHION STORY "BOYS KEEP SWINGING"

Fashion Story "BOYS KEEP SWINGING" is available!  

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial

August 15, 2013 3:02 PM  |  Fashion
Photo from Dior Homme Holiday 2013

Holidays by Dior and Dior Homme

Ready or not, summer is almost over, which means holiday shopping is looming. Dive in with decadent designs from Dior and Dior Homme, who recently released their Holiday 2013 gift collections.

August 15, 2013 2:46 PM  |  Fashion
Photo By: G-Star

New Faces of G-Star

A Russian-trained ballerina and a Euro-indie rock star may seem worlds apart, but they have both been chosen to launch G-Star Raw’s upcoming Autumn/Winter ’13 campaign.

August 15, 2013 2:36 PM  |  Fashion
G-SHOCK Display, Photo Courtesy of Exposure USA

SHOCK THE WORLD

G-SHOCK by Casio held its annual “Shock the World” event and celebrated its 30th anniversary Wednesday night at Basketball City on Pier 36.

August 08, 2013 4:23 PM  |  Fashion
Rooftop Soiree, Photo Courtesy of David Yurman

BEAUTY IN CONTRAST, A DAVID YURMAN EVENT

A glamorous rooftop soiree with America’s hottest model, Kate Upton, happened last Tuesday, July 30th to debut the new campaign for David Yurman “Beauty in Contrast” collection.

August 07, 2013 11:55 AM  |  Fashion

FASHION STORY "LOVE ME HATE ME LOVE ME HATE ME"

Exclusive Fashion Story "LOVE ME, HATE ME, LOVE ME, HATE ME" is now available!

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial

July 19, 2013 1:49 PM  |  Fashion
Photographs Courtesy of KOTOBA

KOTOBA: Fashion Sustainability Meets Punk-Prep Knitwear

Representing absolutely no garment excess waste, made exclusively in America, and controlled attitude, Kotoba’s FW’13 Form & Allusion collection is hard not to get excited about.

July 18, 2013 2:21 PM  |  Fashion
Gucci.com, Amazon.com

GUCCI SYNC

Social networking is a way of life, no way around it. Gucci has launched a new fun and young watch, SYNC. Social. Young. Network. Community.

July 12, 2013 3:05 PM  |  Fashion
Photo By: Patrick Butler

GUESS HOLIDAY PREVIEW

Red inverted triangle; stand-alone question mark; black and white iconic images – the GUESS headquarters in New York embodies its trademark symbol to a T.

June 27, 2013 12:46 PM  |  Fashion

ALAIA X TWELV MAGAZINE

Editorial Video, "BALLERINAS FOR TWELV" is now avaialble!

Check inside for TWELV's Ballet Editorial Video

 

June 11, 2013 5:33 PM  |  Fashion
Photo By World Chess Hall of Fame

A Queen Within

This autumn we will all be bowing to the queen as she rises in a new exhibit which will be held at The World Chess Hall of Fame Museum in St. Louis.

June 10, 2013 11:56 AM  |  Fashion

A MIU MIU EDITORIAL "REAR WINDOW"

Fashion Story "REAR WINDOW IN MIU MIU" is now available!  

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial

May 28, 2013 2:09 PM  |  Fashion
Photo Courtesy of Converse

LET'S PLAY: COMME DES GARÇONS PLAY AND CONVERSE DOES IT AGAIN


On Tuesday May 28th, Comme des Garçons PLAY and Converse Pro Leather Collecion will debut their newest sneaker collaboration in New York City.  

May 24, 2013 1:20 PM  |  Fashion
Lazaro Hernandez, Bonnie Brooks, Jack McCollough

Parsons Fashion Benefit 2013

Parsons The New School for Design hosted its annual Fashion Benefit red carpet event on Wednesday, May 23.

May 23, 2013 5:46 PM  |  Fashion

A CESARE PACIOTTI EDITORIAL "FADE TO WHITE"

Fashion Story "FADE TO WHITE" is now available!  

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial

May 22, 2013 2:12 PM  |  Fashion
LOOK FROM MIU MIU FW'13

Miu Miu F/W2013 Romance Collection

 
May 22, 2013 11:23 AM  |  Fashion

WILD AT HEART

TWELV's Behind the Scenes takes a step back and visits the masterminds behind the camera.

May 16, 2013 4:27 PM  |  Fashion
Photograph from style.com

BACK TO BLACK: BOTTEGA VENETA’S F/W2013 READY-TO-WEAR

Tomas Maier’s Fall Winter collection for Bottega Veneta explored updated classic silhouettes with modern details, fully representative of his French and Italian roots.

May 16, 2013 2:15 PM  |  Fashion

Pages

SITE BY: monocomplex©Marbles & Marbles International Inc. Drupal Development by: DivDiv, NYC
▲ back to top ▲