Louis Vuitton Speedy
The fashion industry is highly influenced by trends. Some pieces, however, never go out of style. One great example is the iconic Speedy by French luxury house Louis Vuitton. Even though the Louis Vuitton Speedy has been on the market since the 1930s, it is still one of the most popular bags and considered a key piece by many fashionistas.
What is so special about the Louis Vuitton Speedy?
The Louis Vuitton Speedy was first introduced in the 1930s. Back then, Louis Vuitton had its focus on travel luggage as well bags to carry expensive champagne bottles. This purpose is the reason behind the spaciousness of the Louis Vuitton Speedy. The iconic piece is available in a variety of designs, from classic Damier and Monogram Canvas to colorful patches and personalizations (e.g. with embroidered initials). Due to the many different sizes, there really is a Speedy for every occasion. Plus, the two handles and the adjustable shoulder strap make the Speedy very comfortable to carry.
How to style the Louis Vuitton Speedy
When it comes to styling the Louis Vuitton Speedy, the possibilities seem sheer endless. The Speedy adds an effortless yet nonetheless very elegant touch to every look. Actress Katie Holmes is known for always looking put together. She likes to combine her Louis Vuitton Speedy to a silk wrap dress and pumps for a chic office look. German actress Diane Kruger chooses a light, white summer dress and straw hat for an effortless holiday look. Reality TV star and model Kendall Jenner wears her Speedy with skinny jeans, a band tee and black ankle booties for a relaxed day out and about.
How much is a Louis Vuitton Speedy new compared to second-hand?
The price for a Louis Vuitton Speedy varies depending on size and material. Generally, the price can range between 750€ and 2900€. The second-hand and vintage market, however, offers real treasures. We recommend being quick, though, as second-hand and vintage bags usually sell very quickly!