by The Window Shopper
“It took me years to work out what was so special about Vuitton.” Marc Jacobs
Louis Vuitton’s FW is so Marc I think even Helen Keller noticed. In all fairness he has been their creative director since 1997– but where in the past he’s been successful at keeping apart the luxury brand from his own eponymous label, LV FW12 is a page torn right from MJ’s book… The amish cousin to Jacob’s pilgrim parody, Louis Vuitton is dramatic and WWII chic, even if slightly overt and redundant at times.
There were also some serious Anne Frank moments:
And even a little Amish on acid:
Somehow, Prada made its way in there too:
The whole flared ankle pant situation isn’t doing much for me, but it’s really big this season I guess.
Images courtesy of Style.com