Tuesday NEWSRUSH Featuring LV’s First Ever Skate Shoe.
It’s CULTED with your morning NEWSRUSH for Tuesday 25 August.
First up, skateboarder Lucien Clarke has teamed up with Louis Vuitton to design his own pro model sneaker for the brand. The upcoming sneaker will be the first skate shoe in Louis Vuitton’s 166 year history. There’s no release info yet but as always we’ll keep you updated.
In other news, Pharrell and Jay-Z have released a video for their joint single ‘Entrepreneur’, with visuals highlighting innovative Black leaders who created substantial change in their industries. You can watch the video, which features the likes of Tyler, The Creator and Issa Rae, on Pharrell’s YouTube channel.
Next up, Amazon is going ahead with its creation of a luxury platform. The platform will launch in the US next month with accessories and ready-to-wear labels ahead of September’s fashion weeks.
And speaking of fashion weeks, the BFC has just announced the provisional line-up for London Fashion Week. Taking place between 17 and 22 September, the co-ed event, which will be a mix of physical and digital, will feature the likes of Burberry, Richard Quinn, Matty Bovan, and Bianca Saunders.
That’s all for this morning’s updates. It’s Sam with CULTED.
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