For Nicolas Ghesquiere, who is utilized to throwing elaborate, buzz worthy style shows, this year’s Cruise 2021 presentation looked a entire lot unique. The designer took the final couple of months as a reset and utilized this time to make a paired down, far more relaxed collection that place a concentrate on the daily elements of style versus the far more editorial side. The collection was presented in a series of snapshots at the Louis Vuitton studio in Paris. That getting stated, no detail was spared as Ghesquiere played with Louis Vuitton’s iconic Monogram motif, mixing colors with the shapes and suits from a deck of cards.
I looked someplace that has been calling out to me for a extended time, someplace I hadn’t taken the time to go back to. To uncover one particular inspiration following a further. This is an exploration of my inventive identity. -Nicolas Ghesquière
As for the bags, the new handbags for LV Cruise take most of their inspiration from playing card games and their lots of types. Fan favorites such as the Speedy, Petite Malle, Dauphine and Twist received colorful makeovers and many new iterations of these bags have been noticed all through the collection bearing hearts, clubs and spades. Entertaining new novelty bags have been showcased as effectively, like a playing cards chain bag and a heart-shaped monogram crossbody bag with a tiny painted heart and LV emblem, reminding us all of lighter instances.
When largely enjoyable and playful, the shapes and silhouettes of the collection are, for the most aspect, extremely wearable. The collection is stated to embark its viewer on a extremely private journey via Ghesquière’s previous, present, and the endless possibilities for the future, a thing that we can all relate to at the moment. View the bags under.
[Images via Vogue Runway]