Earlier this week, Louis Vuitton (LV) held it’s Spring-Summer 2022 showcase in Miami – the last collection designed by it’s late Artistic Director Virgil Abloh, who passed away on Sunday after a private battle with cancer.
Held on a massive barge docked of Miami’s Biscayne Bay, the show’s theme was ‘Coming of age’, a concept Virgil had been working on for more than three years.
With a guest list of over 1,500 people, fellow fashion industry figures, collaborators, as well as high-profile celebrities and artistes were in attendance to pay tribute to the trailblazing designer.
LV CEO Michael Burke gave a teary-eyed eulogy to Virgil before the show, saying that he was still working on the show up until his last days.
“It was the wish of Virgil’s wife, Shannon, and his family that tonight’s show and concert…