Louis Vuitton has finally confirmed that Nicolas Ghesquiere is their new artistic director.
Announcing the news, Louis Vuitton said: "The Maison Louis Vuitton is thrilled to welcome Nicolas Ghesquière, one of today’s greatest talents. He will bring a modern creative vision to the House’s women’s collections, building on the values of refinement, savoir faire and extreme quality which are at the heart of the Louis Vuitton Maison since 1854."
Speaking to about his new appointment, Ghesquiere had this to say: "Louis Vuitton has always incarnated for me the symbol of ultimate luxury, innovation and exploration... I am very honored of the mission that I am entrusted with, and proud to join the history of this great maison. We share common values and a vision."