After collaborating with NBA for a basketball capsule collection, Louis Vuitton's new multi-year collaborator is none other than Automobile Club de Monaco, the ones behind Monaco Grand Prix, a leading Formula One motor racing event. And marking the start of the partnership is the Trophy Travel Case, which the winner of this year's Formula 1 Grand Prix de Monaco on 23 May 2021.
The Trophy Travel Case was hand-crated in the fashion house's historic Asnières, located on the outskirts of Paris. It showcases Louis Vuitton's traditional know-how while drawing inspiration from the heritage of the prestigious race which is celebrating its 78th edition this year. The iconic Monogram canvas is adorned with the red shade of the Monaco flag while the red lines tracing "V" for victory are rimmed with a white stripe that's reminiscent of the unique urban route of the track.