In the current luxury market, Louis Vuitton is nothing less than the man bag gold standard. No other large designer does as comprehensive and varied a men’s accessories collection as Vuitton, and the range of the goods – all the way from tiny decorate pins to large luggage pieces – is incomparable. Not only that, but Vuitton is masterful at changing the feel of its men’s accessories from season to season when most designers that are playing to that large an audience would focus on a more traditional male consumer. For
For Louis Vuitton Men’s Spring 2013, creative director Kim Jones clearly had the shore on his mind, but not in a traditionally nautical sense. Instead, the men’s accessories collection is full of the modern trappings of seafaring – surf fabrics, neoprene, citrus-y brights and neon orange accents. The fabrication is still unmistakably Vuitton, though, and there are plenty of solid options for a man with a more classic aesthetic. Take a look at all of the behind-the-scenes photos from the show, straight from Louis Vuitton, after the jump.