Julie de Libran: Louis Vuitton’s secret weapon

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‘Maybe, but it was a big culture shock,’ says de Libran. First they moved to New York – ‘too cold for my mother’ – then to San Francisco – ‘too rainy and windy’ – and finally to San Diego: ‘That was just like the South of France, with olive trees, so we stayed.’ Julie de Libran, aged seven But Southern California turned out to be a less than fashionable destination. ‘It was just beachwear,’ says de Libran. ‘I could never find anything I liked. So my mother, who had always worn YSL, Sonia Rykiel and then Chanel, would take me to fabric shops and I’d design what I wanted and have it made up for all those parties, proms and things.’ Her father, seeing the signs, enrolled her in fashion school, at the Marangoni in Milan. ‘Milan was difficult at the beginning, especially the weather, but I loved the Italians.

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Catch the video below with the team theme songs, “Bangin the Corners”. The airborne sailors do resemble superheros and astronauts. Related topics Pier 27, The Embarcadero, San Francisco 37.777118682861 ; -122.4196395874 New Zealand sails alone on Sunday for a point New Zealand will sail the course alone on Sunday, July 14 to receive a second point, with a total of three so far and putting New Zealand at the top of the leader board. Sunday’s point would bring the total to four while the Italians have one. The Italians receive no point today although Luna Rossa came in close to the five minute cut off. New Zealand sailed close to top speed hitting 40 knots at the start of the race, which sailors in general consider to be the most critical element in winning.

Kiwis crush Italians in Louis Vuitton race

Round-robin qualifying races begin Sunday, and continue until the start of the semifinals on Aug. 6, with the finals running from Aug. 17 to 30. “The first Vuitton Cup was a big deal,” Trouble said. “We got a lot of coverage for that.” Despite the low number of challengers vying this year for the chance to go up against defender Oracle Team USA in September, Trouble is pleased with what is expected to be unprecedented coverage of the regatta by national networks led by NBC. He also said this year’s competition continues another long tradition of the Louis Vuitton Cup. “We have great memories of the big personalities involved in the Cup,” Trouble said. “All of these big personalities are a key element in the legend of the America’s Cup.” The big personalities this year include Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison , whose team won the Cup in 2010 in Valencia, Spain; Swedish tycoon Torbjorn Tornqvist of Artemis Racing; sailing legend Grant Dalton of Emirates Team New Zealand; and Patrizio Bertelli , the Italian entrepreneur and head of the fashion house Prada, whose team is Luna Rossa.

Louis Vuitton Neverfull bag now available in bright Epi leather

Louis Vuitton Neverfull bag now in Epi leather

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Finally, analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated a neutral rating on shares of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA in a research note to investors on Monday, July 8th. They now have a 145.00 ($188.31) price target on the stock. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, ten have given a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the companys stock. The company has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of 152.04 ($197.45). LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA ( EPA: MC ) opened at 133.75 on Friday. LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA has a 1-year low of 115.40 and a 1-year high of 143.40.

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So is Louis Vuitton’s updated version of the Neverfull handbag. An iconic shape among the LV collection, the previously monogrammed tote is now available in a range of brightly dyed Epi leather textures, with statement red, fuchsia pink and tangerine (or Piment as they call it) leading the pack. Spacious and chic, the longstanding bag shape offers flexibility when it comes to dressing up or down, while those new hues are set to steal hearts the bag world over. What do you think? Loving the new Louis Vuitton? CLASSIC HANDBAG: Louis Vuitton Neverfull Epi in Piment orange

New Zealand recorded a top speed of 42.33 knots (77 kilometers per hour), compared to Luna Rossa’s 39.95 knots. “There was a really nice public turnout today, good to have two boats out there on the racecourse,” said the 40-year-old Barker. “It can only make you better because you put yourself in different positions; you get to find out what’s going on around the start line and the first reach. That’s all paramount to how the race plays out.” Luna Rossa helmsman Chris Draper said, “We ended up almost where we thought we’d be, probably a little bit worse off. “I think the majority of the losses were in boat-handling and a little bit in upwind boat-speed.


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