Louis Vuitton

Confirmed: Nicolas Ghesquière is Louis Vuitton’s Artistic Director

Nicolas Ghesquière (Photo: Karim Sadli)

Paris—He seemed like a natural: French born, a 17-year tenure at Balenciaga where he revived the fashion house’s brand, making … [Read more...]

LVMH Q3 Sales Edge Up as Fashion, Leathergoods Sales Slow


Paris—What has been seen as a juggernaut of luxurygoods seemingly immune to recession repercussions, LVMH, today reported that its … [Read more...]

Ghesquière to Louis Vuitton? Not So Fast, LVMH Says

Nicolas Ghesquière: Louis Vuitton's next creative director?

Paris—No wonder the international fashion community wants this so bad: it seems like the perfect matchup—rising star and former … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Web Articles Not to Miss


New York—The really big news in fashion all seemed to be coming out of Paris this week. Looking fresh on the runways were new … [Read more...]

Jacobs to Exit Louis Vuitton to Build His Own Brand

Marc Jacobs

Paris—Just hours after his latest Louis Vuitton runway show earlier today, the fashion world found out that after 16 years as … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Trends, News to Remember


New York—As fashion’s focus turns to Paris after Milan and London, we continue to bring you the latest emerging trends direct from … [Read more...]

Moving More Upscale, Louis Vuitton Hires New Accessories Designer

Actress Michelle Williams appears in Louis Vuitton's campaign for its new higher end Capucine handbag, made of Taurillon calf leather

Paris—One of the goals that Louis Vuitton this year was to move the brand more upscale, pruning back on its offerings in its … [Read more...]

LVMH’s First Half Profit, Sales Miss Expectations

Louis Vuitton

Paris—LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA, the world’s largest luxurygoods company, today reported a first half profit increase … [Read more...]

America’s Wealthiest Women’s Favorite Brand? Tiffany, Michael Kors

From Tiffany's Ziegfeld Collection

New York—Which brands do America’s ultra-wealthy consumers like best? Tiffany & Co. and Michael Kors.That’s what the … [Read more...]

Chanel Tops List of China’s 50 Most Popular Luxury Brands

Backstage at the Cruise 2013/14 fashion show with Karl Lagerfeld and models

Shanghai—With China the key target for expansion among luxury brands (nearly all brands for that matter), the top ranked brands … [Read more...]

Report: Marc Jacobs Heading to Coach?

Marc Jacobs

New York—While it’s really nothing more than speculation, rumors circulated in fashion circles today that March Jacobs, creative … [Read more...]

Fashion, Leathergoods Sales at LVMH Slow to 2009 Levels

Louis Vuitton Alma bags

Paris—LVMH, the world’s largest luxurygoods conglomerate, reported Monday that its first quarter sales rose 6% in line with … [Read more...]