Level 2 Exterior Façade
Louis Vuitton continues its journey in Hong Kong with the reopening of its store located at Pacific Place, one of the city’s most prestigious mall. Having first arrived in 1979, the Maison reaffirms its attachment to Hong Kong and its sophisticated clients by offering a real immersion in the Art of Travel by Louis Vuitton. The refined three-level, expanded store takes visitors to a discovery of the House’s universe and core values – Travel and Savoir-faire – infused in luggage, leather goods, ready-to-wear, shoes, accessories, watches and jewellery collections. It will also be the second store in Hong Kong after Landmark to welcome a Haute Maroquinerie “Made To Order” salon where elegant women will create their very own Louis Vuitton city bag.
Surprise, emotion and creation will make Louis Vuitton Pacific Place global store the ultimate fashion destination in Hong Kong. “We are very proud of the expanded Louis Vuitton store in Pacific Place. Pacific Place is a key fashion shopping destination and this expansion allows us to even better welcome our guests and showcase in the best way, the quality and variety of our products.” said Jean-Baptiste Debains, President of Louis Vuitton Asia Pacific.
Level 2 Exterior Façade
Level 3 Exterior Façade
Level 3 Exterior Façade
On level three, pass through a Monogram inspired LED-lit facade to discover the main entrance foyer and sophisticated women’s universe. In surroundings whose light colours and delicate finishes reflect Louis Vuitton’s vision of elegance and femininity, customers will be able to discover the latest ready-to-wear collections and city bags designed by Artistic Director Marc Jacobs, the full range of shoes and accessories. Rare and exceptional pieces will be unveiled, such as the Monogram Majestic line, combining precious skins and the iconic Monogram pattern, anc the Alma BB city bag – reinterpreting a 30’s design – in a large palette of exotic leathers.
Women’s Leather Goods
Watches and Jewellery
Also on Level Three, a semi-private area allows visitors to explore the startling sophistication of Louis Vuitton’s watches and jewellery ranges, from the House’s Swiss-made Haute Horlogerie watches to its signature Empreinte, Monogram and Cœr jewellery collections. To celebrate the opening of the Pacific Place store, Haute Joaillerie collections – including L’Ame du Voyage, La Malle au Tresor and Les Ardentes – have been brought from the Place Vendome Haute Joaillerie store in Paris and will be showcased for a limited time. They will be accompanied by the remarkable Les Ardentes Disc Watch and Twilight Vendome Speedy diamond-paved watch.
INTRODUCING HAUTE MAROQUINERIE IN HONG KONG
The marble staircase, under the “dandelion” light fixture, leads to Level Four’s exclusive “Made to Order” Salon, a private space in which clients will be able to create their very own Louis Vuitton bag. Here, they will receive a unique experience to first select from five different shapes; two most notable are the Lockit, originally designed in 1958 and the Milaris, a newly created shape. They then choose from eight types of leather, twenty-six colours and two finishes for their bag, before their uniquely personalized bag is made to order in the House’s workshops in Asnieres. This exclusive service is available in Hong Kong in both Pacific Place and Landmark store.
Haute Maroquinerie Salon
Level 4 Animation Space
On the same level is an animation space in which Louis Vuitton will hold surprising set ups and fashion stories, beginning with a cruise collection transversal display, making Pacific Place store the ultimate fashion destination. It can be directly accessed on Level Four through a 16-metre-long Monogram pattern LED-lit facade.
The Louis Vuitton men’s universe can be accessed instore or from the mall through the LED-light flooded Damier pattern facade. The space offers the House’s range of modern, innovative ready-to-wear for men, designed by Kim Jones, Men’s Style Director, in the spirit of adventure that Louis Vuitton has embodied since its creation in 1854. An exceptional jacket in alligator from the latest Fall-Winter show will be available.
Founced in 1854, Louis Vuitton perpetuates an unrivaled level of craftsmanship in the House’s workshops in Asnieres, near Paris, fulfilling customers’ desires and needs thanks to the special order service. Wine and Whisky Trunks will be showcased in the store, highlighting this vibrant heritage and witnessing a French art-de-vivre.
Men’s Leather Goods
On a wall entirely dedicated to the Art of Travel, visitors will discover a selection of the House’s luggage collection. This includes classic trunks, Alzer suitcases, hat boxes, Pegase Trolleys and iconic Keepall bags.
Alongside a selection of the House’s made-to-order and luggage collection, customers will be delighted to browse through Louis Vuitton’s shoes collection with an extensive selection of high quality calf and exotic leather shoes, from business to causal, evening to sporty. Every Louis Vuitton shoe is the result of at least 150 separate operations, from the stitching of the upper, through the assembly of the shoe on the last at the shoe workshop in Fiesso d’Artico, demonstrating the House’s unique tradition of craftsmanship and also its reputation for innovative cesign.
Louis Vuitton Pacific Place store is located at Shop 236, Level 2, Shop 351, Level 3 and Shop 405, Level 4, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong. Store hours 10:00 AM to 8:30 PM from Sunday to Thursday, 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM on Friday to Saturday.
Images via Louis Vuitton