Finally! LVMH confirms through WWD that Nicolas Ghesquiere will be the new creative director at Louis Vuitton. Congratulations to Nicolas! We look forward to his first collection with the brand next March 2014. Read our review of Nicolas Ghesquire previous collections for Balenciaga and what we can look forward as he takes the reins at Louis Vuitton.
Ghesquière, 42, is to show his first collection for the French luxury firm next March.
Vuitton said Ghesquière would bring “a modern creative vision to the house’s women’s collections, building on the values of refinement, savoir faire and extreme quality.”
“Louis Vuitton has always incarnated for me the symbol of ultimate luxury, innovation and exploration,” Ghesquière said. “I am very honored of the mission that I am entrusted with, and proud to join the history of this great maison. We share common values and a vision.”