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Louis Vuitton is one of the most recognized luxury brands in the world, thanks to its iconic Monogram pattern. According to Forbes, LV was the most valuable luxury brand of 2015. At PORTERO you will find authentic pristine and pre-owned Louis Vuitton bags and accessories, at up to 75% off retail.
Learn about the history of this classic brand in this brief infographic, or dig deeper into the story of this French maison by scrolling through the timeline.
1837. 16 year-old Louis Vuitton arrives in Paris, by foot, and becomes the apprentice of trunkmaker Monsieur Maréchal.
1854. Louis Vuitton opens his own shop at N°4 Rue Neuve des Capucines in Paris, France.
1858. Louis Vuitton introduces trunks in gray trianon canvas and flat top and bottom, making them the first stackable trunks.
1859. Louis Vuitton establishes an atelier in Asnières sur Seine, where it still stands today as a factory, museum, and family home.
1867. Louis Vuitton wins a bronze medal at the Exposition Universelle, in Paris.
1871. The shop moves to 1 rue Scribe.
1873. Louis Vuitton’s son, Georges Vuitton, joins the company.
1876. To avoid counterfeits and replicas, Vuitton changes the trianon canvas pattern to a beige and brown striped design, known as the Rayée Canvas.
1888. No matter his efforts, counterfeit Vuitton trunks was a big issue, and so the Damier canvas pattern is introduced and trademarked.
Louis Vuitton Petit Malle Damier $5,095. Pre-Owned Louis Vuitton Damier Boite Flacons $ 3,800. Louis Vuitton Damier Grimaud $2,600. Louis Vuitton Nolita GM Damier Ebene $1,380.
1889. Louis Vuitton wins a gold medal at the Exposition Universelle.
1892. Louis Vuitton dies.
1896. The Monogram Canvas is introduced, taking inspiration from the popular Oriental designs that were in vogue during the Victorian era.
Pre-Owned Louis Vuitton Moyen Montsouris MM Monogram Canvas Backpack $750. Louis Vuitton Doc PM Monogram Canvas Bag $1,400. Louis Vuitton NN14 Monogram Idole GM $2,850.Louis Vuitton Tambourine Monogram Canvas $660.
1897. Georges’ son, Gaston-Louis Vuitton, joins the company.
1914. The Louis Vuitton store at 70 Avenue des Champs-Élysées opens its doors, replacing the store at 1 Rue Scribe.
1930. The Keepall makes its debut.
Louis Vuitton Keepall Bandouliere 52 Monogram $599. Louis Vuitton Keepall 50 Black Epi Leather $980. Louis Vuitton Keepall 50 Tan Epi Leather $1,050. Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 Red Epi Leather $899.
1930s. Georges decides to make a smaller version of the Keepall, and the Speedy is born.
Louis Vuitton Green Graffiti Speedy 30 Monogram $1,860. Louis Vuitton Speedy 25 Damier Azur$690. Louis Vuitton Caresse Mink Speedy 25 $4,070. Louis Vuitton Monogram Green Kusama Speedy 30 $2,150.
1932. A champagne producer needs a bag able to hold five bottles of champagne, and Louis Vuitton creates the Noé.
Vintage Louis Vuitton Petit Noe Yellow Epi Leather $580. Louis Vuitton Noe Red Epi Leather$540. Louis Vuitton Petit Noe Etain Epi Leather $980. Louis Vuitton Noe Blue Epi Leather $460.
1934. Inspired by the Art Deco movement, the Squire bag is created. Today, the Squire is known as the Alma, after Place de L’Alma, a square in Paris.
Louis Vuitton Alma BB Azteque $2,300. Louis Vuitton Alma Monogram $650. Louis Vuitton Alma Monogram Vernis PM $1,675. Louis Vuitton Alma in Red Epi Leather $699.
1936. Georges Vuitton dies.
1954. In honor of Louis Vuitton’s 100th anniversary, the flagship store moves from the Champs-Élysées to AvenueMarceau.
1970. The third generation Vuitton owner, Gaston Vuitton, dies.
1985. Launch of the Epi Leather collection.
Louis Vuitton Saint Jacques PM Yellow Epi Leather $530. Louis Vuitton Alma GM Blue Epi Leather$1,600. Louis Vuitton Tilsitt Brown Kenyan Fawn Epi Leather $620. Louis Vuitton Art Deco MM Black Epi Leather $299.
1997. Marc Jacobs becomes Louis Vuitton’s first creative director, designing the company’s very first prêt-à-portercollection.
1998. Opening of Louis Vuitton store on the Champs-Élysées.
2001. Launch of Louis Vuitton jewelry.
2003. Louis Vuitton collaborates with Japanese artist Takashi Murakami, creating the Multicolore Monogram.
Read:Takashi Murakami for Louis Vuitton
Louis Vuitton Murakami Monogram Panda Handbag $599. Louis Vuitton Dalmatian Sac Rabat Monogram Canvas and Pony hair $1,325. Louis Vuitton Murakami Cherry Blossom Pochette $580.Louis Vuitton White Multicolore Pochette $340.
2006. Launch of the Monogram Mini Lin and Damier Azur lines.
2008. Launch of the Graphite Damier and Sofia Coppola Collections.
2007. The popular Neverfull tote enters the market.
Louis Vuitton Cyan Turquoise Blue Epi Neverfull MM $1,499. Louis Vuitton Monogram Rose Velours Ikat Neverfull MM $2,750. Louis Vuitton Red Monogram Kusama Waves Neverfull MM$3,100. Louis Vuitton Green Monogram Graffiti Neverfull GM $3,200.
2013. Nicolas Ghesquière replaces Marc Jacobs as Artistic Director.
2013. The Louis Vuitton Capucines is introduced.
2014. The Petit Malle is unveiled.
Louis Vuitton Red Epi Petite Malle $5,200. Louis Vuitton Petite Malle Damier Ebene $5,095. Louis Vuitton Black Epi Petite Malle with Gold Trim $5,600. Louis Vuitton Monogram Petite Malle$5,200.
As if things couldn’t get any better for our favorite Louis Vuitton Noe Bag, suddenly comes this beautiful rendition of it in the newest and latest NeoNoe Bag. You can look closer and compare them side-by-side and you’ll instantly notice the difference without a hitch!
Designed in 1932 originally as a bag made to transport bottles of Champagne, the Noe comes back and returns for the Spring summer 2017 Collection as the NeoNoe. A modern and on-trend bucket bag in supple Monogram canvas made more beautiful with colorful calf-leather accents, this one definitely wins the game.
It features a luxurious Monogram coated canvas that is beautifully complemented by gold-color metal hardware. Aside from this, it also has a colorful calf-leather trim and a colorful bonded microfiber lining for an added fashion twist.
The NeoNoe Bag also has a drawstring closure for easy access and has an adjustable long strap with press studs so you can stylishly carry it in whatever way works best for you. Looking inside, it has an inside zipped pocket to keep your things organized.
Comparing it with the original Noe bag, you’ll notice that the adjustable strap is re-designed as the side leather is entirely done in Monogram Canvas.
Measuring 10.2” x 8.7” x 10.6” (L x H x W) inches and is priced $1390 USD, $1770 AUD, ¥10700 CNY via Louis Vuitton boutiques.
So what do you think?
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Louis Vuitton Fall 2017 new version handles bag aboard a city made for it, though, like all the cute little glittery Malle Clutch. This is a collection of variations built there, successful Louis Vuitton bag idea build each new theme or drop any new blockbuster. Louis Vuitton Fall 2017 bag collection does include a new bag, which is a sharp cornered day purse with double top handles and locks. It’s part of a new collection–something about trim and proportions that make it like something you think is fabulous. Below is the collection of Louis Vuitton Fall 2017 bag from the runway.
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Mixed fur coat over blue jumpsuit from Louis Vuitton’s fall-winter 2017 collection
Nicolas Ghesquière unveiled his vision for Louis Vuitton’s fall-winter 2017 collection at the Louvre’s Cour Marly sculptural garden setting. The French designer focused on an eclectic range of styles for the new season–all with an effortless cool attitude. Spotlighting outerwear pieces ranging from furs to leather and tweed–the Louis Vuitton woman can choose from boxy cuts to volume-filled shapes. Trousers come in wool that almost mimics a denim material with piping and bold colors. As for skirts, above-the-knee styles get paired with chunky sweaters. Closing out the presentation, Ghesquière designed mix-media dresses with lace and floral brocades.
LOUIS VUITTON FALL/WINTER 2017
Leather jacket with chain detail over wool pants from Louis Vuitton’s fall-winter 2017 collection
Brown leather coat over floral brocades and lace trim from Louis Vuitton’s fall-winter 2017 collection
Mixed media mini dress with lace and floral brocades from Louis Vuitton’s fall-winter 2017 collection
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Louis Vuitton has a big surprise and everyone should be excited! First seen on the Spring Summer 2017 Runway, this Louis Vuitton Eye-trunk Phone Case is just the next big thing especially if you are looking for a way to add a touch of luxury to your everyday iPhone ensemble.
Inspired by the iconic trunks that Louis Vuitton is known for, this Eye-Trunk for iPhone 7 and 7 Plus in Monogram canvas is a beautiful tribute to the House origins as a trunk designer.
Fashionably designed by Nicolas Ghesquire, this new iPhone case is more than just a protective cover since it can be a daily fashionable accessory as well! Talk about having the best of both worlds, this iPhone cover is luxury to the fullest!
Sporting the classic trunk/luggage design with golden hardware on the edges, this iPhone accessory is trendy enough to bring with you anywhere you go. Also if you look closer, the back part also has that golden lock/clasp design which makes it all the more posh and epicurean in style. And oh, it is also available in shiny exotic crocodile leather!
So here are your long-waited details:
Louis Vuitton Monogram Canvas Eye-Trunk For iPhone 7
Prices: $1180 USD, €800 euro, £745 GBP, $1420 AUD, ¥132840 JPY, ¥9050 CNY
Louis Vuitton Monogram Canvas Eye-Trunk For iPhone 7 Plus
Prices: $1250 USD, €850 euro, £790 GBP, $1510 AUD, ¥140400 JPY, ¥9600 CNY
Louis Vuitton Crocodile Matte Eye-Trunk For iPhone 7
Prices: £3250 GBP, ¥599400 JPY, ¥38500 CNY
Louis Vuitton Crocodile Matte Eye-Trunk For iPhone 7 Plus
Prices: €3800 euro, £3550 GBP, ¥648000 JPY, ¥42000 CNY
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A brand new Louis Vuitton bag is making the fashion industry go wild with its gorgeous and chic design. You might be wondering which one we are talking about, so without further ado, here is the Louis Vuitton Hyde Park Bag in all its glory.
A perfect fusion of timeless design and sporty style, this modern carryall features the Damier Ebene canvas with Cuir Taurillon trim. With its roomy size that can fit all your essentials and non-essentials, the Hyde Park Bag is ideal enough to bring anywhere and anytime.
The color is what should excite you – the Brown Damier Eben Canvas might not be too exciting, so the French Fashion House decided to paint some heart-beating red next to the iconic LV lock, on the luggage tag and the strap.
Now let’s talk more about its features. The Damier Ebene coated canvas is perfectly complemented by gold-tone metal hardware. It also showcases a D-Ring, keybell & padlock for that added touch of Louis Vuitton panache. Aside from its eye candy features, this bag is also about multi-functionality as it has a removable shoulder strap for shoulder and cross-body carrying and 2 flat handles for hand or shoulder carrying.
Looking inside, it has several compartments to hold your things such as an inside flat pocket and a double smartphone pocket. It also has a double zip closure for added security.
Measuring 12.2” x 9.4” x 5.5” (L x H x W) inches and is priced $2110 USD, €1560 euro, £1450 GBP, $16700 HKD, $2770 AUD, ¥248400 JPY, ¥15500 CNY via Louis Vuitton boutiques.
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