Canvas is used for waterproofing and PVC is used to fireproof the bags.
This is one of the reasons why LV bags are so expensive.
Louis Vuitton bags are half the price in France as they are in China, so a lot of Chinese shoppers buy them while on vacation in France.
Is Louis Vuitton worth the money?
One thing that’s for sure, is that Louis Vuitton bags are durable. And by that we mean extremely durable. The canvas is so easy to maintain that an LV bag can be worn for decades. It’s also relatively well priced for a designer bag, as it’s not as expensive as Chanel or Dior.
Why is Louis Vuitton so popular?
Louis Vuitton Malletier was a suitcase maker who established his French luxury brand in 1854. He focused on the high-end market and was well-known for his great designs. Then it was in 1896 that Louis Vuitton introduced the famous LV monogram to his bags, the design which has become so famous today.
Why does Louis Vuitton burn unsold bags?
Did You Know Louis Vuitton Burns All Its Unsold Bags? The Reason Is Pretty Bizarre. Well, apparently, LV doesn’t want to put their bags on a lower price. So, to maintain its exclusivity and avoid selling them on a lower price, they set it on fire!
How do I know if my Louis Vuitton bag is real?
Authentic zipper is on the left, while the counterfeit zipper is on the right. In general, most fake Louis Vuitton bags will have very poor quality hardware. In fact, some are colored plastic! Observing how clean and precise the imprinting is on hardware will also be a giveaway for many fakes.