Louis Vuitton has prepared an extremely beautiful surprise for all handbag addicts. The Monogram Empreinte line by Louis Vuitton is the fall/winter 2010-2011 collection that offers a wide range of practical, versatile, luxurious and soft handbags, clutches and wallets. The Louis Vuitton Monogram Empreinte will be available in four colors (Taupe, Bordeaux, Navy Blue, and Off-White), available starting with November 2010.


There is no doubt that almost everybody knows a big part of the Louis Vuitton history. Well 118 years ago, meaning back in 1892, it was created the first Louis Vuitton City handbag having the iconic monogram pattern on it. Throughout time, this name became very popular, while the monogram that made history managed to be mostly seen as the reflection of luxury, sophistication and a polished fashion style.

Nowadays, the design team from Louis Vuitton come up with a wide range of amazing methods in order to enhance the beauty of the monogram pattern. If you want to see the latest trick, take a look to Louis Vuitton’s newest collection made from embossed leather, in which you can observe the heritage and the well-known savoir-faire of this brand. Presented as a paparazzi shooting on the streets of Paris, the line called Monogram Empreinte should draw the attention of all luxury amateurs.


The technique used is a very special one, which practically means being able to understand and know all the experience of Parisian handicraftsmen. The result is amazing, the embossing is so delicately and naturally made as at first sight you get the impression that the monogram is part of the calf leather’s fine texture. The design of every single bag is discreet, distinct, appealing, luxurious, relaxed and versatile, being the perfect option for different occasions, from casual to formal.

Any of the handbags in this collection can represent the perfect choice for a casual, daytime outfit, but also for more formal, evening events. This special line consists in different handbag models, a tote named “Lumineuse” that can be found in two sizes, the “Bohemian Artsy” tote and “Inspirée”, a bowling bag. Besides these, there is also a chic clutch called “Petillante”, a wallet, “Portfeuille Secrete Long”, and a coin purse, “Portefeuille Secrete Compact”. All these stunning items come in the most beautiful autumnal colors, navy blue, Bordeaux, taupe and cream-colored.


Every single item in this collection is characterized by a flawless design and numerous interesting and eye-catching details reminding us of the specific Louis Vuitton style, while the colors are smartly chosen in order to allow a flexible matching for different occasions. Take a look to some images of what the creation process of these unique collection means including the actual stitching.