Louis Vuitton has become synonymous with luxury goods for most people. The 150 year old company has been transformed from a maker of quality trunks to the global purveyor of iconic luxury goods.
The LV monogram has become a must have symbol for the nouveau riche of the emerging markets of the world. The famed Vuitton handbags are now complemented by Marc Jacobs’ designs for clothing and jewelry.
For visitors to Paris, the new Louis Vuitton store on the Champs Elysées is a must see with its Art Nouveau décor and spiral promenade across 4 to 5 floors. It is an intriguing mix of the brand’s history and contemporary product. With handbags, travel goods, travel books, women’s wear, men’s wear, jewellry, shoes, mini-museums, and people watching on offer, there’s enough to keep anyone of either gender engaged!
Best location: 101, avenue Champs Elysées