Travel back in time – prices for antique Louis Vuitton luggage (Photos)

Is this the world’s most stylish zoo? Creatures crafted out of Louis Vuitton handbags on display in Chinese megastore

Lovely lizard: This colourful anole made from Louis Vuitton belts is quite a sight

The Alma, one of Louis Vuittons most iconic and classic handbag styles, was shown on the runway in several different forms from a wide east/west silhouette to small, medium, large and extra large. The fabrications on the Alma were classic Monogram Canvas, Monogram Vernis, Epi leather and two seasonal fabrications; a diamond pattern and a suede version. The large amount of Almas on the fall runway signaled the importance of visit the site the top handle satchel or lady Bag trend for fall as well as a return to classic and ladylike silhouettes for the season. In addition to the double top handle tote, Louis Vuitton showed several versions of their daytime clutch on the runway. The clutch featured a dome top, zipper closure and flat bottom and was shown in several fabrications such as classic Louis Vuitton Monogram Canvas and Monogram Vernis. The Louis Vuitton handbags were shown in classic, black, burgundy, dark mustard, deep forest green, black/white and brown.

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Retail Raving

Often, the quality of vintage is better and everybody is copying everybody – it’s hard to find an exciting item to wear. You’ll never have that problem at Mint Luxury Consignment. From a stunning Escada runway dress, to a Cozy Dior sweater set, to a hot pair of red sole Louboutin beauties, to a rare Chanel purse — you’ll find it all here. My customers often joke that Sarah Jessica Parker’s “Sex and the City” character Carrie Bradshaw, would be in heaven here. This is a mother/daughter boutique. Tell me about your background in the fashion industry? After I was a model, I opened 6 very successful boutiques name: Fuga, featuring the latest style of clothing, handbags and accessories from France and Italy. I liked selling contemporary, new designs, but I always had a passion for vintage fashions. I did quite well with my Fuga stores.

Latest Loan Collateral? Hermès, Chanel, Gucci, Vuitton Handbags

Did you know a simple Louis Vuitton key and trunk pin can bring over $140! How much are some of the old LV steamer trunks worth you ask? Enough to make it worth emptying out Mildred’s false teeth and old bloomers that they could contain. While it’s not a secret that Louis Vuitton luggage and handbags are red-hot items, there are still many old trunks stored in attics and basements that bear the famous logo. A good find can net you enough for a down payment on a car! For motivation to get you up in that hot attic, check out the slideshow to see what these time travelers are worth! All prices shown are actual, accurate prices realized, not asking prices.

Louis Vuitton: City Bags by Marc Jacobs, Florence Muller and Takashi Murakami

Louis Vuitton- City Bags

Creatures crafted out of Louis Vuitton handbags on display in Chinese megastore The French fashion giant has opened a special ‘zoo’ Located at flagship store in the central Chinese city of Wuhan The zoo houses a total of 23 animals The panda took more than 2 months and 74 Louis Vuitton bags to complete PUBLISHED: 08:14 EST, 31 May 2013 | UPDATED: 09:22 EST, 31 May 2013 130 shares Fashion is all about creativity and luxury label Louis Vuitton get top marks for innovation and all-round fun for their latest stylish project. The French fashion giant has opened a special ‘zoo’ – featuring animals made out of their iconic handbags. The zoo was crafted to celebrate the opening of the brand’s new flagship store in the central Chinese city of Wuhan. Stylish creatures: Animals have been made out of handbags at the new Louis Vuitton store ‘zoo’, in Wuhan, China A bug’s life: This cricket made from Louis Vuitton handbags is one of 23 animals that have been designed The zoo houses a total of 23 animals, including a giant panda, a cricket, an armadillo and a beaver, all located in the atrium of Wuhan International Plaza.

Louis Vuitton handbags fall 2011 Paris Fashion Week

But student Wang Jing, a confessed Louis Vuitton lover, gave the exhibition a big thumbs-up. “I like the general feel (of the handbags). Even though it is simple on the outside, the inside is detailed. I really want to buy one,” she told AFP. Once she saves the money, that is.

Huntsville police: Louis Vuitton purse reported stolen from Jaguar

But a limited edition or exotic-skin model can reach as high as $160,000. Like works of art, their value can increase with age. Loans for less exclusive bags start at about $200. All are made for four months at 4% monthly interest. The Wall StreetJournal reports that nearly all of the customers of the main Hong Kong lender, Lady Finance, pay the loans back in full and get their bags back. An on-site group of experts verifies the authenticity of the bag and the presumably relieved customer walks out with the cash within 30 minutes.

Louis Vuitton pitches handbags in China museum

Saturday; Pioneer CD player and micro USB car charger; undisclosed values; damage to rear window and dashboard. Briarwood Drive Southeast 2600 block; no forced entry into unlisted vehicle between 5:30 and 9:20 p.m. Saturday; Motorola Droid X, wallet, credit cards, license, military I.D. and cash; undisclosed values. Mariellen Road Southeast, 13900 block; forced entry into home between midnight Friday and 2 p.m.

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These bags have in a hundred years formally diversified into a dizzying array of handbags for every conceivable function demanded by the modern woman. Profoundly influential, City Bags are now known to millions by their descriptive names (Keepall, Bucket, Papillon, Alma, Locket, Noe, Speedy) and are still evolving into more fantastical forms. Lavishly illustrated with new and archival photography, historical graphics, landmark editorials, and ad campaigns, the volume traces the history of these specific bag families, and examines the earliest specimens and todays most sought-after collectibles, including Vuittons collaborations with Takashi Murakami, Stephen Sprouse, Richard Prince, Yayoi Kusama, and Rei Kawakubo and one-off projects by Zaha Hadid, Shigeru Ban, Vivienne Westwood, Helmut Lang, Andree Putman, and of course, Marc Jacobs. Louis Vuitton: City Bags is an ambitious volume on the creation and cultivation of a cultural phenomenon. About the Author Marc Jacobs is the creative director for Louis Vuitton and designer for the Marc Jacobs and Marc by Marc Jacobs lines.

Helen Flanagan’s Burberry and Louis Vuitton luggage

Well then check out Helen Flanagan all laden with designer bags from Louis Vuitton and Burberry. Having herself a grand old time in London, Helen showed off her new heart print Burberry buy while posing with her LV suitcase and carry-all. Are we jealous? Do we want Helen’s handbag collection? Should she donate us all a handbag pronto?

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