• An Unprecedented Novel About Louis Vuitton

    14 days ago - By Sandra‘s Closet

    This fall, Louis Vuitton and Editions Gallimard publish an unprecedented novel about Louis Vuitton , marking the bicentennial of his birth .
    At just 14 years old, in clogs and without a penny to his name, he left the family mill to get away from his stepmother. Armed only with determination - and a surname that means « stubborn » in the local Jura dialect - he began an initiatory trek that would lead him to Paris two years later. There, he found work at Maréchal , Faubourg Saint-Honoré 's most prestigious trunkmaker and packer. From then on Lady Luck would keep smiling on him. In her...
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