Louis Vuitton is set to debut its first menswear collection under the direction of newly appointed creative director Pharrell Williams. The renowned fashion house will kick off the upcoming Men’s Fashion Week in Paris, taking place from June 20th to 25th. This highly anticipated event will showcase the latest trends and designs in men’s fashion, with Louis Vuitton’s collection being a focal point of the week.
Pharrell Williams, a multi-talented rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer, was named creative director of Louis Vuitton‘s menswear division earlier this year, succeeding the late Virgil Abloh who passed away in November 2021. Williams’ appointment has generated excitement both within and beyond the fashion world, as he brings his extensive cultural roots across music, art, and fashion to the iconic brand.
The upcoming collection is expected to be a celebration of Louis Vuitton’s signature style, featuring bold prints, intricate embellishments, and unexpected textures. As the creative director, Williams will work alongside accomplished creative directors like Nicolas Ghesquière, who has guided Louis Vuitton’s women’s collection since 2013.
Men’s Fashion Week in Paris is part of the larger Paris Fashion Week, which is divided into three categories: Menswear, Haute Couture, and Ready-to-wear. The event takes place twice a year, with the spring/summer collections showcased in September/October and the fall/winter collections in February/March. Fashion enthusiasts, buyers, and media from around the world gather in Paris to witness the latest creations from top designers and brands, setting the stage for upcoming fashion trends.
As Louis Vuitton unveils its first menswear collection under Pharrell Williams’ creative direction, the fashion world eagerly awaits the innovative designs and fresh perspectives that this collaboration will bring to the industry. With the spotlight on Louis Vuitton during Men’s Fashion Week in Paris, the stage is set for an exciting and memorable event.