Louis Vuitton is no stranger to the art of collaboration, in reality, it is interwoven into the brand’s core DNA. Louis Vuitton boasts an impressive list of partnerships, and the brand’s lately launched new collection beneath the inventive path of men’s designer Virgil Abloh is just one more cool collab to add to the list. Introducing: LV x NBA.
“This collection celebrates the cultural contribution of basketball and its diverse characters, and the notion of relatability as a force of unity.” – Virgil Abloh
The 1st menswear capsule of the NBA beneath the artistic path of Virgil Abloh was developed to discover a special connection involving French craftsmanship and American sports. The collection attributes odes to Abloh’s special style aesthetic and unites iconic LV monogram with the NBA’s recognizable emblem. Even though classic brown LV monogram is present all through, the designer also introduces a sleek new take on this storied Property motif in shades of cool grey with bold trim of red and blue, which is the ideal ode to the American tradition of sport.
In a a lot more literal sense, some bags function a cool netted detailing for the ideal on (or off) court accessory. The brand’s classic Keepall silhouette was redesigned internally to incorporate an inside strap to hold a basketball with a flap method that reveals the ball behind a mesh net when it is opened. Other bags from the collection incorporate a reimagined Nil Messenger bag, an updated version of the ever-preferred men’s Christopher backpack and a lot more, in addition to different RTW and accessories. The collection all round celebrates and honors the values of relatability and inclusion, which are essential notes of Virgil Abloh’s ultimate vision at Louis Vuitton. Shop the collection now through Louis Vuitton.com and verify out a lot more pictures from the partnership under.