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Streetwear’s Infiltration of Luxury

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Ever since Off-White founder Virgil Abloh became the artistic director of Louis Vuitton’s menswear, every fashion article about streetwear’s infiltration of luxury fashion. The DJ, Kanye collaborator, and general hypewear beast has been credited with much of the shake up, but streetwear’s Trojan Horse was placed much earlier than that. From Marc Jacobs and Dapper Dan ...

Cultural Vultures: R.I.P. the Subculture of Streetwear

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For generations, subcultures have been defined through the group’s music and fashion to determine the over-arching philosophy that drives them. They are traditionally at odds with the mainstream and are a symbolic form of resistance, so can streetwear be considered a subculture? Yes, but not anymore. It’s safe to say that luxury’s appropriation of streetwear and ...

Luxury Vintage Watches That Are Still Popular

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Have you ever rooted through the various items of jewellery at a car boot sale or table top sale, and been completely nonplussed by the items on sale? You don’t know what’s valuable or junk, what could be worth tens of thousands and what could barely be worth ten cents. Unless you have a little ...

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Exhibit: I <3 LV

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“Marilyn Vuitton” by Charmaine Olivia On July 6, 2013 the Shooting Gallery in San Francisco held its opening reception for the new show, “I <3 LV,” in which a group of contemporary artists have come together in honor of French fashion house, Louis Vuitton. The artistic history and trademark luxury of Louis Vuitton’s timeless style ...

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