Louis Vuitton Taps Karl Lagerfeld to Reintepret Iconic Logo

LOUIS VUITTON has recruited Karl Lagerfeld to design for the label, but Nicolas Ghesquière has nothing to worry about. The Chanel helmer has been asked by Vuitton’s executive vice president, Delphine Arnault, to give his interpretation of the signature LV monogram for a series of bags to celebrate the label’s 160th anniversary.

Designers Marc NewsonChristian Louboutin, and Rei Kawakubo, photographer Cindy Sherman, and architect Frank Gehry are also taking part in the collaborative project – called The Icon and the Iconoclasts – and, as the bags will only be available for a matter of months, they will no doubt be in high demand.

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