The Louis Vuitton Capucines was first introduced when it appeared in Louis Vuitton’s Fall 2013 Collection. The name Capucines originated from Rue des Capucines, Louis Vuitton’s first ever physical store which was located in Paris and built in 1854. The bag is made from Taurillon leather which is known to be very durable and lightweight, making it the perfect everyday bag. The bag is also available in Crocodile and Ostrich… View Post

 If you are a first time Louis Vuitton buyer and you hear the word “patina” you may be thinking what the heck does that refer to? Well fret not, we’re here to tell all! The term patina actually refers to a process of leather darkening which occurs to the vachetta or untreated cowhide leather on your bag. Not all Louis Vuitton bags are made with untreated cowhide leather, so it… View Post

So you’ve snagged yourself a Louis Vuitton bag and something feels a little off, making you wonder whether what you have is the real deal or not. Well we’ve put together a list of 10 key things to look at (with pictures to accompany) in order to help you determine the authenticity of your handbag!   1.Look at the stitching! The stitching on an authentic Louis Vuitton bag should be… View Post