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Louis Vuitton Sues Hyundai for Trademark Infringement

Louis Vuitton Sues Hyundai for Trademark Infringement

This Superbowl ad has landed Hyundai in hot water with the famously litigious French fashion brand Louis Vuitton.

The commercial shows that the Hyundai Sonata is a luxury item available at an affordable price by presenting a yacht parked in an ordinary neighborhood, cops ...


Meet Handbag Brand Nyla Noor | Two Sisters Create Eco-Friendly Designer Bags

Meet Handbag Brand Nyla Noor | Two Sisters Create Eco-Friendly Designer Bags

We've seen eco-fashion in many forms and on many levels. Tons of companies have provided shoppers with such options as woven raffia totes and purses made from various recycled materials like plastic bottles, candy wrappers, and billboards. While I'm all about clever uses of these types of resources, they aren't usually on the same design level ...


Louis Vuitton Suhali L’Ingenieux PM Bag | Plain Brown Goatskin Vintage Satchel Handbag

Louis Vuitton Suhali L’Ingenieux PM Bag | Plain Brown Goatskin Vintage Satchel Handbag

As prominent logos are falling out of favor, a bag like the Louis Vuitton L'Ingenieux becomes an appealing proposition.

With its plain brown surface and fairly traditional shape, this is an easy bag to pass over. In fact, no matter what its name suggests there's very little ingenuity applied here. But when ...


Devi Kroell’s Flagship Store Opens on Madison Avenue in New York City

Devi Kroell’s Flagship Store Opens on Madison Avenue in New York City

Devi Kroell might have a Target diffusion line under her belt, but her newest venture is a far cry from her affordable line of handbags featured in the budget-conscious store. This New York-based designer is moving up in the retail world ... specifically to a new flagship boutique in Manhattan's prestigious ...


Coach Sues Target for Copyright Infringement | Retail Chain Sells “Confusingly Similar” Purses

Coach Sues Target for Copyright Infringement | Retail Chain Sells “Confusingly Similar” Purses

Luxury handbag label Coach has filed a lawsuit against Target, alleging that the retail giant has infringed upon its intellectual copyright.

In a lawsuit lodged at the United States District Court in Manhattan last Thursday, Coach claims Target is selling handbags "confusingly similar" to its Ergo and Signature ...


Actress Kirsten Dunst in Court Over Stolen Marc Jacobs Purse

Actress Kirsten Dunst in Court Over Stolen Marc Jacobs Purse

Hollywood actress Kirsten Dunst has appeared in a New York court after her Marc Jacobs handbag was stolen. The starlet says a Manhattan mechanic stole her purse during a movie shoot at the SoHo Grand in August 2007.
"It was probably a $2, 000 purse," she said of the brown ...


Bergdorf Goodman Combines Fashion and Art in New Window Display | Store Teams with American Visionary Art Museum

Bergdorf Goodman Combines Fashion and Art in New Window Display | Store Teams with American Visionary Art Museum

Forget the Museum of Modern Art or even the Guggenheim. Those are passé to Bergdorf Goodman nowadays.

The new kid on the block, or rather the newest addition to a long history of fantastic window displays, is the American Visionary Art Museum. The Manhattan museum aims to showcase works of “art produced ...


Anya Hindmarch Tote-ally Supports The High Line

Anya Hindmarch Tote-ally Supports The High Line

Famed British handbag designer, Anya Hindmarch, has teamed up with Friends of the High Line to raise money and awareness for this amazing urban greenspace set to open in New York in June. For non-Gothamites, the High Line is an elevated train line in the Meatpacking District of Manhattan that was abandoned ...


New York Shoppers Trapped in Counterfeit Bag Bust

New York Shoppers Trapped in Counterfeit Bag Bust

Two unsuspecting shoppers were caught in the middle of a counterfeit handbag bust in Manhattan on Thursday.

Police swooped on six vans packed with fake Louis Vuitton, Coach, and Burberry bags in Chinatown. As they closed in on a seventh vehicle the seller panicked. He quickly shut ...


Artist Destroys Louis Vuitton Alma Bags for Sculpture

Artist Destroys Louis Vuitton Alma Bags for Sculpture

Is that the sound of Louis lovers the world over weeping? The financial crisis has left most of us cursing our empty wallets, yet R. Lloyd Ming has destroyed $12, 000 worth of Louis Vuitton Alma bags in the name of art!

The New York-based artist purchased a dozen of ...