Louis cum Garçon

Combine “Louis Vuitton” and “Comme des Garçons” and voila, Louis cum Garçon.

Comme des Garcons partners with Louis Vuitton
International Herald Tribune / June 27, 2008–PARIS: In an extraordinary collaboration, Louis Vuitton, the ultimate French luxury brand, and Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garcons, the ultimate fashion rebel, will open a joint Tokyo store in September – an ephemeral three-month space where six one-off bags, designed by Kawakubo in the LV monogram pattern, can be ordered by shoppers.more...cum on louis

French for “like boys”, Comme des Garçons of Rei Kawakubo is willing to “Comme” on to any hookup.

The Japanese fashion label famous for oppressive use of monochrome distressed fabrics that were asymmetrical. Tears, holes and frayed edges were Comme des Garçons’ main fashion feature—not exactly what Louis Vuitton brand brings to mind. This should be a fun pair up.

Anyway, see how Rei Kawakubo envisions the Comme des Garçons ‘universe’ in this graphic from The New York Times, August 28, 2005.{Wikipedia}

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  1. I purchased a way-too-tiny LV tote and discovered that it was nonetheless too small for me and it was constantly falling off my shoulder. Made a decision to try the real USPO Mail Carrier Bag and I really like it! Just the right dimension with much more compartments than the Vera brand. And it doesn’t fall off my shoulder as the strap is adjustable. Just an all around fantastic bag. Advocate it highly for a person who doesn’t want to have a ton of problems with excess compartmental areas.

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