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Nicolas Ghesquière

As artistic director at Louis Vuitton, Nicolas Ghesquière is guiding the multibillion-pound luxury house through a hugely ambitious reinvention. On the eve of a new immersive exhibition in London, the designer tells Jo Ellison he’s finding the task more playground than pressure cooker. Portrait by Richard Grassie
Personal Luxuries

Buying into the brand

When LVMH quietly bought 20.2 per cent of Hermès shares, it sent shockwaves through the luxury industry. Lucia van der Post talks to both parties about what’s at stake and the implications for consumers.
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