Louis Vuitton x Takashi Murakami Plush Toys

We reported about the launch of the most recent Louis Vuitton x Takashi Murakami leather goods collection. The line was released in Japan end of April with big opening events and for those occasions the French luxury goods brand and the Japanese artist also worked on some special limited edition plush toys and plush toy key jewelry, that was only given out at the launch event. Now you can also purchase the plush toys from Cliff Edge.


Kanye West x Takashi Murakami Aluminum Bear Sculpture

Kanye West x Takashi Murakami Aluminum Bear Sculpture

After recently working with Pharrell Williams on a sculpture that ended up selling for over 2 Million USD at Art Basel, we get a look at a Kanye West x Takashi Murakami aluminium sculpture that is currently being exhibited at the gallery Emmanuel Perrotin in Paris. They turned the Takashi Murakami bear mascot, made for one of Kanye West’s album into a gold figure and the outcome is really nice actually.

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Dee and Ricky Website Re-Launch

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Dee and Ricky have officially launched their new website, featuring an updated online store fully stocked with their famed LEGO goods made popular by the likes of Kanye West, Takashi Murakami and camongst others. Alongside the popular heart brooch, the twins work up new colorways and silhouettes in various other LEGO-infused accessory pieces. Check them out now at DeeandRicky.com and at Karmaloop.com.

Louis Vuitton x Takashi Murakami Monogramouflage Jacket

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Takashi Murakami Wraps Louis Vuitton 5th Avenue

Japanese artist Takashi Murakami has worked numerous times with French leathe goods brands Louis Vuitton. This Holiday season the artist will wrap the entire 5th avenue New York City store.

“Louis Vuitton on Fifth Avenue is being wrapped for the holidays by Takashi Murakami.

The French luxury leather goods company is erecting a vinyl installation this weekend that will cover the entire store in Murakami’s iconic Monogram Multicolore print for the house. The installation will begin going up today and will be completed on Sunday.

“The idea to wrap the Fifth Avenue maison in Monogram Multicolore came about earlier this year in an effort to do something truly unique for the holiday season,” said Daniel Lalonde, president and chief executive officer of Louis Vuitton North America. ” Via WWD.

We will show you the outcome of the initiative in a couple of days!

Louis Vuitton x Takashi Murakami Mouse Pad For Numéro Tokyo

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Fashion magazine Numéro Tokyo will start releasing some great reader give-aways with their October 2008 issue. The give-away will last for overall three months, starting in October and ending in December.
The October give-away is a real goodie – a Louis Vuitton produced mouse pad, featuring the Monogramouflage pattern, that was created this year by artist Takashi Murakami. In November they will be giving away a product by Mastermind Japan, more on that soon. Via Ako Tanaka.
Detailed images of the mousepad and the October issue of Numéro Tokyo follow after the jump.

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Takashi Murakami x Louis Vuitton “Monogramouflage” Collection

Last summer, the forefront runner in the Japanese pop-art movement, Takashi Murakami exhibited a series of art pieces at the MoCA. The exhibition included a never before seen consumer angle which included a capsule of items created by Murakami in conjunction with Louis Vuitton. New for this season is another updated set of releases between the two powerhouses in their respective fields. The Monogramouflage collection represents an interesting integration of camoflauge into the world of high fashion from its roots as a tool of combat. Items seen here include bags and select accessories which are available now at Louis Vuitton retailers.

Source: Nitrolicious

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