Police foil robbery at Louis Vuitton’s city store after three men use sledge hammer to break in

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Police received calls to the business to find the offenders inside the store. Pic: Bill Hearne Source: News Limited POLICE made a dramatic arrest early yesterday in a “rat maze” of fire escapes in the city after brazen thieves attempted to rob Sydney’s Louis Vuitton store for the second time this year. The nab – described by top brass as “really excellent work” – came shortly before 1am after three men forced their way into the George Street entrance of the building using a sledge hammer. The ram raid caused an alarm to sound and within minutes police had locked down the building, with the three unarmed bandits trapped inside. “The whole block was surrounded by flashing lights,” said City Central Insp Sean Leary. “With the assistance of police and the dog squad we were able to detain three individuals who are now in custody. “It was a really, really good result.” ba5a3290-ffa3-11e2-9cff-2014e57d9885 Three thieves have been arrested during a break and enter into the Louis Vuitton store on George Street, Sydney. Pic: Bill Hearne Source: News Limited The would-be thieves were taken to The Rocks police station to be charged, but not before ransacking the luxurious handbag store, where merchandise was seen strewed across immaculately polished floors. End of sidebar.

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Posing pouts: In a behind the scenes video released by Louis Vuitton, the 32-year-old is seen getting into character for her model moment: pouting, smiling, posing seriously and bursting into giggles Lights, camera: The campaign marks Ms Williams’ first major fashion endorsement, aside from a brief spell as an ambassador for Band of Outsiders for spring/summer 2012 Primp and prime: The Louis Vuitton campaign, certainly a far cry from her days as Jen Lindley on Dawson’s Creek, had some high-fashion help from hairstylist Sam McKnight and make-up artist by Stephane Marais Louis Vuitton’s latest: The actress models the French fashion house’s new fall collection in the campaign The Louis Vuitton campaign, certainly a far cry from her days as Jen Lindley on Dawson’s Creek, had some high-fashion help from hairstylist Sam McKnight and make-up artist by Stephane Marais. Best known for her roles in Brokeback Mountain and My Week With Marilyn, Ms Williams is currently filming Suite Francaise, based on the novel by Irene Nemirovsky, which follows a blossoming romance between a French villager and a German soldier during the early years of the German occupation in France. The actress discussed her role as Marilyn Monroe, revealing just how seriously she takes each character in the lead up to a film. image002.png Looking on: Louis Vuitton’s large creative team behind the shoot Fashion role: Best known for her roles in Brokeback Mountain and My Week With Marilyn, Ms Williams is adept at getting into character ‘I started working on Marilyn a year before we started filming,’ she said. ‘Some things, they require our muscle memory.

Trio in court after police foil alleged handbags ‘glam raid’

Creatures crafted out of Louis Vuitton handbags on display in Chinese megastore The French fashion giant has opened a special ‘zoo’ Located at flagship store in the central Chinese city of Wuhan The zoo houses a total of 23 animals The panda took more than 2 months and 74 Louis Vuitton bags to complete PUBLISHED: 08:14 EST, 31 May 2013 | UPDATED: 09:22 EST, 31 May 2013 130 shares Fashion is all about creativity and luxury label Louis Vuitton get top marks for innovation and all-round fun for their latest stylish project. The French fashion giant has opened a special ‘zoo’ – featuring animals made out of their iconic handbags. The zoo was crafted to celebrate the opening of the brand’s new flagship store in the central Chinese city of Wuhan. Stylish creatures: Animals have been made out of handbags at the new Louis Vuitton store ‘zoo’, in Wuhan, China A bug’s life: This cricket made from Louis Vuitton handbags is one of 23 animals that have been designed The zoo houses a total of 23 animals, including a giant panda, a cricket, an armadillo and a beaver, all located in the atrium of Wuhan International Plaza.

Louis Vuitton purse, Gucci bagpack among items stolen from woman’s car in Flint

The woman told police she parked her vehicle in the 3000 block of Mackin Road on Wednesday, July 24 at 7:30 p.m. She said when she returned shortly before 9 p.m. she found her passenger side rear window had been broken. According to the report, the items missing from the car include 70 DVDs, 100 CDs, a Gucci purse with a wallet containing $220 in cash and debit cards, a Louis Vuitton backpack with school books, and two pairs of Air Max Sport shoes. No arrests have been made. Amanda Emery is a police reporter for MLive-Flint Journal. Contact her at aemery@mlive.com or 810-285-0792. Follow her on Twitter or Facebook .

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With bleach blond hair and bold red lips, the look is edgy and nearly gothic, but strikingly beautiful. By Rheana Murray / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 4:04 PM Louis Vuitton Michelle Williams makes Louis Vuittons W bag look even better. With porcelain skin and dark red lips, Michelle Williams made her debut as the fierce new face of Louis Vuitton. The actress will show off two of the luxury brand’s latest handbags the W and the Capucines in striking ads for the fashion house’s fall/winter 2013-14 campaign. Williams, 32, follows in the footsteps of A-listers like Madonna, Scarlett Johansson and Gisele Bundchen, who have all worked with the brand. Louis Vuitton Michelle Williams as the newest face of Louis Vuitton. The campaign is slated to break in Marie Claire France next month, and worldwide in September and October.

Michelle Williams is striking as the new face of Louis Vuitton handbags

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All three were charged with aggravated break, enter and steal and were refused bail when they appeared in Central Local Court on Thursday afternoon. Detective Inspector Simon Jones of The Rocks local command praised the work of the police. ”We’re excited the work that they did last night has resulted in, as I said, a quick arrest but ultimately putting three accused persons before the court fairly promptly,” he said. Sydney’s high-end retailers have been the target of a spate of glam raids over the past year. Kaftan queen Camilla Franks lost more than 700 garments in two raids on her Bondi store and once at Paddington last year. They were worth more than $240,000. Italian fashion label Prada was struck last October when thieves reversed a car into its Castlereagh Street premises in the middle of the night and filled the boot with 15 racks of accessories. Then in February came the first raid on Louis Vuitton. Investigations into these other thefts are continuing. A Louis Vuitton spokeswoman said the average price of the standard handbag range was between $1500 and $2000.

Louis Vuitton bags Angela Scanlon to showcase their new range

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BRITISH Vogue described her as one of the rising stars for 2013 and now Angela Scanlon has Louis Vuitton falling at her fashionable feet. The Irish style expert, who splits her time between Dublin and London, was chosen by the iconic French brand to showcase its Neverfull Epi handbag collection. You can view the collection here. Picture by Jamie McGregor Smith The writer and presenter, 28, took their colourful totes on a tour of her favourite places in the capital, including Les Trois Garcons restaurant, Canonbury Park, Columbia Road Flower market and a launderette. A series of photographs and videos show Angela, who is originally from Co. Meath, pose for the camera in a variety of outfits that compliment her red locks and porcelain skin. Picture by Jamie McGregor Smith A regular at London Fashion Week, Angela has also presented on RTE and TV3 where she has interview celebrities such as Christian Louboutin and Bob Geldof. Her documentary Oi Ginger!, about growing up as a red head in Ireland, will air in the autumn. Picture by Jamie McGregor Smith The trend spotter and face of A|wear TV has lived in New York, Asia and Australia and is also an award-winning blogger. Her first book The Secret Stylist is out in October.

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