The spirit of the Capucine Bag
For the first time, Nicolas Ghesquière takes charge of the artistic direction of a leather goods campaign. Staged in a refined setting, Léa Seydoux undressed embodies the spirit of the Capucines bag. Under the lens of photographer Steven Meisel, the actress wears the MM model in black taurillon leather, posing on a bed, dressed in a simple white sheet. The campaign “illustrates a woman’s intimate relationship with her handbag,” the brand said in a statement.
The icon of the house
Named in homage to rue Neuve-des-Capucines – Louis Vuitton’s first Parisian address in 1854 – this icon of the House, halfway between tradition and innovation, combines creativity, quest for exception and craftsmanship excellence, values that have always been cherished. at Louis Vuitton. Designed with care and ingenuity, the bag requires more than a hundred manufacturing steps and reflects the traditional know-how of Louis Vuitton. Capucines bags are dressed in leathers of absolute softness and finesse selected from among the most noble. They are not simple timeless bags but true companions of a lifetime. Technical prowess, a marvel of inventiveness and artisanal excellence, the Capucines stands out as a modern classic. Its trapeze shape, its soft leather and its very ladylike look immediately make it one of Vuitton’s best-sellers.