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Fake Louis Vuitton products

posted by Jason Kottke   Aug 19, 2008

A collection of photos of custom and counterfeit Louis Vuitton products. Big omission: David LaChapelle's photo of an LV'd Lil' Kim. (via quips)

As part of the the Takashi Murakami

posted by Jason Kottke   Apr 10, 2008

As part of the the Takashi Murakami show at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, the artist is collaborating with Louis Vuitton to station street vendors — who typically sell counterfeit merchandise — outside the museum selling real LV bags designed by Murakami himself.