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Louis Vuitton, Dior to start making free masks

Apr 09, 2020 - 9:49 AM

French luxury brands Louis Vuitton and Dior are making thousands of masks for frontline health workers and hospital staff battling the coronavirus pandemic

LVMH to shut store amid Hong Kong protests – report

Jan 04, 2020 - 4:22 PM

Louis Vuitton plans to shut its shop in the financial hub's Times Square mall

LOUIS VUITTON. Staff members are seen in a Louis Vuitton store in the Times Square shopping mall in the Causeway Bay district of Hong Kong on January 4, 2020. The luxury brand is closing the store which is located in an area often targeted by protesters, local media reported. Photo by Philip FONG/ AFP

Fashion statement: Trump to inaugurate new Louis Vuitton Texas site

Oct 17, 2019 - 6:12 PM

President Donald Trump will attend the opening of the new production site of Louis Vuitton in Texas alongside LVMH head Bernard Arnault, making this the 3rd in America

Louis Vuitton drop Michael Jackson clothes from new collection

Mar 15, 2019 - 11:02 AM

The brand pulls out the Michael Jackson-themed clothes in the wake of the 'Leaving Neverland' documentary

LVMH to boost measures for 'responsible supply' of crocodile leather

Feb 19, 2019 - 5:45 PM

The giant French retailer will follow 'new standards' for crocodile skins which includes the 'preservation of the species and the respect of local communities'

Virgil Abloh takes over Louis Vuitton menswear

Mar 26, 2018 - 5:01 PM

Abloh takes over from British designer Kim Jones as the new artistic director for Louis Vuitton

US fashion designer Virgil Abloh acknowledges applause following the presentation of the men's Fall/Winter 2018/2019 collection he designed for Off White, on January 17, 2018 in Paris. / AFP PHOTO / FRANCOIS GUILLOT

LiAngelo Ball, 2 other UCLA players arrested in China arrive in U.S.

Nov 15, 2017 - 3:28 PM

UCLA's LiAngelo Ball – the younger brother of Los Angeles Lakers rookie star Lonzo Ball – and teammates Cody Riley and Jalen Hill arrive on a flight from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Lonzo Ball’s brother LiAngelo released on bail for shoplifting in China, faces 99.92% conviction rate

Nov 09, 2017 - 8:42 PM

LiAngelo Ball awaits his sentence after shoplifting from Louis Vuitton

NUMBER ONE IN STEALS. The younger brother of Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball was caught shoplifting in China. Photo from Instagram (@gelo)

French fashion giants LVMH and Kering ban ultra-thin models

Sep 06, 2017 - 6:17 PM

The companies moves are seen as a response to criticisms that the fashion industry promotes an unhealthy body image

FASHION GIANTS. LVMH and Kering own some of the world's top fashion brands. Photos from Facebook.com/LVMH and Facebook.com/Keringgroup

Drinks lift LVMH profits as fashion stalls

Jul 27, 2016 - 2:30 PM

LVMH s net profit for the first half of 2016 rises 8 driven by its wines and spirits division

epa05139549 (FILE) A file picture dated 09 August 2004 shows a giant mockup of a suitcase outside an official retail outlet of the French luxury goods maker Louis Vuitton in Shanghai, China. World's leading luxury products group LVMH, the parent company that owns Louis Vuitton, is to release their 2015 full year results on 02 February 2016. EPA/ADRIAN BRADSHAW

Thai cops seize nearly 1M pairs of fake sunglasses

Mar 03, 2016 - 7:25 PM

Two Chinese nationals are also arrested over the counterfeit sunglasses which include fake Ray Bans and Oakleys

Tory Burch is engaged to fashion group CEO Pierre-Yves Roussel

Jan 04, 2016 - 1:28 PM

The fashion designer announces on Instagram that she is tying the knot with the LVMH fashion group executive

CONGRATULATIONS. Tory Burch is engaged to LVMH CEO Pierre-Yves Roussel. In the photo, the couple is at the launch party of the Tory Burch company's Paris flagship store during the Haute Couture Fashion Week in Paris in July 2015. File photo by Caroline Blumberg/EPA

#PugadBaboy: Chinese Invasion

Jul 08, 2015 - 5:00 AM

Donna Karan steps down as chief designer of DK International

Jul 02, 2015 - 12:15 PM

The designer will turn her full attention to her Urban Zen lifestyle brand founded in 2007

Moët Hennessy cheers rising economy, makes a major push in PH

Apr 25, 2015 - 6:50 PM

The ultra luxury brand which has been around in the country since 1903 is now making a ‘major push’ to attract young affluent Filipinos to cognac and champagne

Moet Hennessy starts a major push into the Philippine market driven by the rising economy. Photo by Chris Schnabel / Rappler

Binondo raid busts P1-B knock-off luxury bags

Oct 11, 2014 - 1:33 PM

The Bureau of Customs warns consumers against luxury bags being passed off as genuine items in Binondo

The Bureau of Customs warns consumers of other counterfeit items passed as genuine products being sold in several stores in Manila. Photo courtesy of BOC

Giant Louis Vuitton trunk ordered off Red Square

Nov 27, 2013 - 9:40 PM

Russia s Communist Party was outraged by its proximity to Lenin s tomb while tourists and ordinary Russians complained it was so big it blocked views of most landmark sites

TOO CLOSE TO LENIN'S TOMB: Louis Vuitton is ordered to remove a giant trunk put up on Moscow's iconic Red Square. Photo by Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP

Louis Vuitton names new women's design director

Nov 05, 2013 - 12:02 PM

Louis Vuitton names Marc Jacobs replacement – Nicolas Ghesquiere

NEW DIRECTOR. Nicolas Ghesquiere takes over. AFP Photo

Marc Jacobs to leave Louis Vuitton

Oct 02, 2013 - 7:13 PM

Renowned designer to concentrate on his own brand

FAME. US designer Marc Jacobs acknowleges the public at the end of the Louis Vuitton 2014 Spring/Summer ready-to-wear collection fashion show. AFP Photo

Life and Style wRap: E-book scam, deadly dairy

Aug 03, 2013 - 5:57 PM

An e book price fixing scheme Louis Vuitton and fatal bacteria in New Zealand products

E-SCAM. Apple and 5 publishers participated in an e-book price-fixing scheme

#PugadBaboy: Hayup na stem cells punchline 3

Jul 16, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Stem cell treatments politicians Ilocano favorites and Louis Vuitton

City slicker: Street style in Escolta

Jun 22, 2013 - 12:33 PM

Rappler goes to Escolta to show what it means to have street style

'Dweeb' shirt and neon skater dress from Topshop

Monochromania: Class of black and white

Jun 08, 2013 - 11:02 AM

We translate runway looks to real life style because fashion is for everyone

WEARABLE TREND. Regardless of color, body type and height, black and white will ALWAYS make you look classy and chic. Dress, Forever 21.

Life and Style wRap: Unmasked British 'Batman'

Mar 10, 2013 - 11:35 AM

From Kate Moss to the new SimCity to a Batman who s actually a delivery guy this week s Life Style stories are as crazy as usual

DECADENT GLAMOUR. KAte Moss oozes sex appeal at the Louis Vuitton show in Paris Fashion Week. Photo fromm Louis Vuitton Facebook page

Muhammad Ali stars in Louis Vuitton campaign

Jun 16, 2012 - 12:44 PM

The boxing legend headlines the luxury brand s soon to be released campaign

A LIVING LEGEND. The boxer, who turned 70 last January, is famous for his motto: 'Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.' Screen grab from YouTube