CRUISING ALONG: Nicolas Ghesquière will unveil Louis Vuitton’s cruise 2022 assortment with a livestream scheduled for June 15 at 2 p.m. CET, WWD has discovered.
The French luxurious model is preserving the placement and different particulars underneath wraps, though it’s understood the gathering has already been paraded and filmed someplace within the neighborhood of Paris. The content material might be viewable on Louisvuitton.com and its principal social channels.
Like many manufacturers adapting to restrictions wrought by the coronavirus pandemic, Louis Vuitton has needed to sometimes substitute reside runway spectacles with digital options, though a smattering of bodily exhibits with visitors are deliberate for the upcoming males’s vogue weeks in Milan and Paris, and couture week within the French capital.
Ghesquière sometimes selects an architectural marvel as a transporting backdrop for Vuitton’s cruise collections. Shows have been staged on the groovy Bob Hope Estate in Palm Springs, Calif., by John Lautner; Brazil’s MAC Niteroi by Oscar Niemeyer; Kyoto’s Miho Museum by Ieoh Ming Pei; the Fondation Maeght in Saint-Paul de Vence by Josep Lluís Sert, and the TWA Flight Center at JFK Airport in New York by Eero Saarinen.
The well being disaster has additionally prolonged the timeframe for the principle cruise collections, sometimes clustered in May, however this 12 months extending effectively into June.
As reported, Dior is heading to Athens, Greece, to unveil its cruise assortment on the Panathenaic Stadium on June 17. Chanel was among the many first out the beginning blocks, parading its cruise vary on May 4 on the Carrières de Lumières, the white limestone quarries positioned in Les Baux-de-Provence within the South of France.
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