31 Mar '18, 11pm

“What does this signify streetwear fashion now Abloh is in LV? https://t.co/TvAzy6EVjc

“What does this signify streetwear fashion now Abloh is in LV? https://t.co/TvAzy6EVjc

Virgil Abloh’s new role in Louis Vuitton is still the talk of the town, as Abloh happens to be the first African American to be hired by the brand as an artistic director . Apart from Supreme’s collaboration with Louis Vuitton, hiring Abloh celebrates the fusion of streetwear and luxury fashion. HYPEBEAST has interviewed a couple of fashion industry insiders, with regards to the big news. “Did the news caught you by surprise?” According to Brand Director of Grailed Lawrence Schlossman, the news still surprised him despite already the rumors circulating Abloh’s appointment at Louis Vuitton. Angelo Flaccavento of Critic explained that Abloh’s capability of communicating to the fashion world and how he influenced them into liking easy yet cool products have made LV intrigued. “What does this signify streetwear fashion now Abloh is in LV?” Advertisement Advertisement Flaccaven...

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