Virgil Abloh’s appointment as the new artistic director is a game-changer for the fashion industry
The French luxury brand-Louis Vuttion has appointed Virgil Abhloh as the new artistic director for their menswear line. Abhloh, who is known for his brand ‘Off-White’, which has been selling like hot-cakes is going to take the French luxury brand to another level with his understanding of the trends and his forte which is street wear. Thus, merging the two-street wear with luxury will be something to watch out for this june, as he will show his very first collection from the collaboration.
Abloh joining the LVHM family is a big deal because he is the first black designer, who is been appointment as the artistic director for the French luxury brand. This new position of Virgil is also seen as a new change and growth in terms of diversity in the fashion business. Even with no formal fashion training Vigil has made a big name for himself with his brand ‘Off-White’.
Meanwhile, lets wait until June to see the very first collection of Abloh for Louis Vuitton.