24 Sep '13, 4pm

Louis Vuitton steps up accessories revamp with new designer

PARIS (Reuters) - Louis Vuitton has hired Proenza Schouler accessories designer Darren Spaziani as part of the luxury brand's efforts to reposition itself as more exclusive and upmarket. Louis Vuitton, the world's biggest luxury brand and part of French group LVMH , has been trying to become more elitist after suffering a dip in demand for the 600-700 euros ($810-$940) logo-embossed canvas bags on which it built its profitability. Earlier this month, a survey of store managers showed its new and pricer bags, such as the 3,500-euro Capucines, were flying off the shelves at European fashion capitals, signalling that the strategy was starting to bear fruit. Louis Vuitton said Spaziani would create new collections made with "leather of the highest quality". Delphine Arnault , daughter of LVMH Chief Executive Bernard Arnault and recently appointed No.2 at Louis Vuitton, on Tues...

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