7 trippy and iconic LV outerwear.
You may be wondering if there's anything new about Louis Vuitton outerwear, even more so close to the arrival of summer, but when you have more than 160 years of history, there is always something new to create.
Since Virgil Abloh took over the creative direction of the brand in 2018, a real revolution has taken place. Obviously, LV's designs have always been iconic, but Abloh introduced the brand to the movements of the present and future as well.
Their upcycling creations, which reuse leather from the brand's factories, are a great example. It shows that sustainability reaches the classics too. LV also allows customers to order customized pieces, you can choose the colors and give your personality to the design.
So here are 7 outerwear to introduce you to the new directions of LV, in customization, designs for a new generation, and sustainability. Don't forget to tell us on Instagram which one goes into your cart.
Monogram shearling coat
This design may spend time in your closet until next winter, but you won't regret having a brand icon. Crafted in a loose-fitting “bathrobe” shape, it's been reinterpreted in soft leather and laser-cut badges.
Puppet baseball jacket
Feeling alone with so much isolation? Your problem is over. This jacket inspired by sports models has toys to keep you company. This design is part of Virgil Abloh's upcycling initiative, so it was created by reusing leather.
Nubuck intarsia admiral jacket
If you like wearing colors, put this jacket on your wish list right now. This design creates an intense graphic effect from multicolored leather intarsia. Tailored in a regular fit from soft nubuck leather, it features stripes of different colors as a background for contrasting Monogram Flowers, after all, we're in spring.
Damier intarsia biker
Causing an optical illusion with white leather adorned with black embroidered squares, this jacket is crafted in a regular fit from smooth calf leather and it features an LV zip puller on the front opening.
Watercolor monogram blouson
This design is part of the Spaced Out capsule collection, which was inspired by another brand line dedicated to skateboarding. This piece is screen-printed watercolor on leather, with an all-over embossed Monogram motif.
Shearling needle punch
Another design made exclusively to order, and you can understand why. This graphic piece offers a colorful take on an iconic Louis Vuitton signature, crafted with shiny Nappa leather and adorned with a flocked Monogram motif. Created using the needle punch technique, it was inspired by the season's 1970s-style silhouette, with metallic buttons completing the fit.
Ready for the Burning Man? With metallic leather, this parka is all about the season’s elongated silhouette. It’s tailored with metallic foil on the outside, and the soft leather’s external surface makes the interior of the piece remarkably smooth.
Now let's hope it cools down a little bit in the summer.
Classics talking to contemporary on the way.