SS18 Resort: Louis Vuitton pays hommage to Japan

Japanese Illustrations

The Louis Vuitton  SS18  resort show took place in Japan and the influence was unmissable. Beautiful traditional Japanese prints and illustrations feature on both apparel and accessories with certain pieces designed by Japanese designer Kansai Yamamoto.

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Samurai Armour

As a continuation of the Japanese theme, certain pieces embraced samurai inspired armour creating a rebellious style which reflected the world’s current unrest. Leather harnesses and belts were styled over outfits creating an empowering female army. We see this inspiring SS18 festival accessories and body jewellery.

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Leopard Print

Leopard print was definitely the print of the show with it being used as both an accent and for impactful top-to-toe looks. Outerwear and tailoring were notably using this timeless print

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