Louis Vuitton’s World of Writing US online store is now open for business. Opened on November 15, 2013, it was built on the success of the pop-up store at Place Saint-Germain-des-Pres. In the US store, World of Writing is named Books and Writing section, slightly different from Louis Vuitton’s other English language virtual stores.
World of Writing celebrates fashion house’s incomparable legacy and relationships with celebrated customers and authors, who traveled far and wide and enjoyed Louis Vuitton’s emblematic travel pieces. The luxury line of writing instruments includes exclusive writing paper, crystal inkwells, leather pens, notebooks, and pen cases.
Louis Vuitton’s grandson, Gaston-Louis Vuitton was known for his passion for reading and writing, as well as for his personal library and travels around the world. During his travels, he collected bookplates, wide-ranging publications, trunks and travel stickers. His travels and endeavors had an influence in the path Louis Vuitton has taken. The World of Writing is in some ways pays tribute to Gaston-Louis Vuitton.
Source: Elite Traveller