Louis Vuitton Reimagines Its Soft Trunk Bag


Fresh versions of a fan preferred

When Virgil Abloh took more than as inventive director for Louis Vuitton Menswear, his 1st collection was met with mixed testimonials. Although some individuals loved the new path and aesthetic that Abloh brought to the brand, other folks have been unsure. Even so one particular of Abloh’s standout hits was the Louis Vuitton Soft Trunk. The bag received a fair quantity of buzz even prior to it was released in early 2019 as element of the brand’s Men’s Spring 2019 collection. Considering that then the bag has been recreated numerous instances and is one particular of the brand’s most coveted bags across each its women’s and men’s lines.

An ode to Louis Vuitton’s wealthy history of trunk producing, the Soft Trunk is reimagined as a supple, wearable messenger bag. Characteristics of the bag such as the reinforced corners and hardware are style cues taken from the brand’s classic archival pieces. In addition to the new versions we saw for pre-collection, for Spring 2020, the brand has released a handful of new additions to its Soft Trunk line. The 1st, is a wonderful exotic version of the Soft Trunk in white crocodilian with matte hardware detailing. This amazing bag attributes the Soft Trunk’s malleable building and a resin chain which provides the bag a sleek, contemporary edge.

Soft Trunk $34,000

The smaller sized version of the bag, the Mini Soft Trunk has been recreated as effectively, and the newest additions are equally as covetable as these from prior seasons. A floral print sits atop the classic LV monogram canvas which provides this bag a colorful summery vibe, great for the warmer months. The floral print is accented by black detailing and this bag is mentioned to evoke Abloh’s commitment to diversity. The second addition, which was also noticed on the runway, attributes a thick embroidered monogram motif which adds a exclusive accent to the brand’s iconic monogram canvas. Although these bags are element of the men’s line they succeed at eliciting a buzz from each males and ladies, once more producing the soft trunk one particular of Louis Vuitton’s most covetable pieces of the moment.

Mini Soft Trunk $three,450

Mini Soft Trunk, $three,800

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