My Cruise Collection Crush

Entering the runway with his second show for Louis Vuitton, Nicolas Ghesquière elaborates on rich texture, bold patterns, and bright color accents for his 2015 Cruise Collection. The pre-season line, also called Resort Collection, often seems superfluous to me, or worse, like an afterthought. However, this is a deeply creative portfolio come to life. Simply gorgeous. I especially love the gladiator-boot-inspired sandals and the…

Weekend Project: LV Pumpkin

For a photo shoot-worthy Halloween facade, how about a lovely Louis Vuitton pumpkin? All you need are oil-based pens and sharpies (they make it sound so easy) and a naturally tanned luggage tag. Never mind that it's not tote-friendly, I still love it!  Don't you? Learn how to make one here. { Image by Sweet Paul…

Louis Vuitton & Michelle Williams

I love ads featuring classic Louis Vuitton trunks. Distinctive and timeless, these pieces should be collected and placed in areas for everyone to enjoy (and admire). It must have been fun staging this wardrobe trunk. I wonder if Ms. Williams was given its contents as a thank you gift? Read more about the campaign here.

Carnaby Street Couture

I'm swooning over Louis Vuitton's Spring 2013 ad campaign. My Sunday morning coffees are much more exciting when accompanied by the weekly poster size spreads in the Times. For me, it's reminiscent of the mod scene on Carnaby Street London circa 1960 (all that great Ready Steady Go! fashion). And, I love artist Daniel Buren's…

Yayoi Kusama

Have you seen her collaborative collection at Louis Vuitton? So fun and so bold. I only recently fell under her spell while watching the Marc Jacobs & Louis Vuitton documentary, released in 2007. She's an intriguing artist with lots of quirks (and I love quirky!). If you're in NYC, be sure to stop by Kusama's…

Breakfast of Fashionistas

... because you can. Waffle maker by Los Angeles artist Andrew Lewicki. Have a fabulous weekend! { Image by Hint Blog. }