Louis Vuitton is celebrating the kick-off of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia with three special projects.
A golden trophy deserves VIP transportation, so the house has once again created a FIFA World Cup Trophy Travel Case in which it can be safely transported and displayed. Fun fact, the lock and six clasps are made in ruthenium, a strong dark-grey metal, which has the chemical symbol Ru and was named after this year’s hosts. It will be presented at the opening and the closing of the competition.
The Maison has also joined forces with sportswear brand adidas to create a FIFA World Cup Official Match Ball Collection Trunk. Containing of 14 footballs of which 13 are specially made re-editions of all the official adidas match balls used at the FIFA World Cup. These creations will be auctioned at a gala charity event hosted by Naked Heart Foundation during the tournament with all proceeds to going to the Naked Heart Foundation.
Want to get into the sporting spirit, but in a chic way? Louis Vuitton offers a playful collection of licensed products including new versions of Keepall and Apollo bags, two wallets, a pocket organizer, a coin purse, and luggage tags in a variety of colours. Now you can support your country in style.
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