Style News: Louis Vuitton and Jeff Koons Collection

PHOTOS: ANYA HINDMARCH, LOUIS VUITTON, POMELO

LOUIS VUITTON AND JEFF KOONS COLLECTION

To celebrate Louis Vuitton's new Masters Collection of bags and accessories designed in collaboration with contemporary artist Jeff Koons, the Louis Vuitton Island Maison store at Marina Bay Sands will be transformed with images of Koons' work  from now till July 31.

Images of the artist's Gazing Ball series of artworks, which in part inspired the Masters Collection, will be shown on digital screens on the store's windows, entrance and throughout the boutique's gallery space. In Gazing Ball, old masterpieces such as the Mona Lisa are recreated with the addition of a blue glass gazing ball attached in front of the painting.

The Masters Collection is available here. It features Koons' hand-painted reproductions of famous masterpieces. Prices start at $800 for a bag charm.

Louis Vuitton Island Maison at Marina Bay Sands is located at Crystal Pavilion North, 10 Bayfront Avenue, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, open: 10.30am to 11pm (Sundays to Thursdays), 10.30am to 11.30pm (Fridays and Saturdays), tel: 6788-3888.


H&M LAUNCHES ONLINE STORE AND APP 

Fashion retailer H&M has launched its online store in Singapore and made shopping available on its H&M app here.

The Shop Online store will offer a wider range of collections than H&M's physical stores. More than 100 pieces will be available exclusively though the online store.

A new premium menswear range is also debuting on Shop Online. The H&M Edition features men's staples made with fabrics such as cashmere, silk and lightweight wool.

To celebrate the launch of Shop Online, H&M Singapore is offering deals from now till May 28. Delivery is free with any purchase online and people who download the H&M app or subscribe to the brand's Fashion News will get 25 per cent off one item from the online store.

For more information, go to www.hm.com or download the H&M app.


POMELO POP-UP STORE AT TANGS

Online fast-fashion retailer Pomelo has set up its first pop-up store here in Tangs at Tang Plaza (above).

Like the Pomelo online store, the pop-up will be stocked with new items every week. Products sold include womenswear and accessories.

Bi-weekly styling sessions with popular influencers, such as Andrea Chong and Melody Tan, will also be held at the pop-up store.

Prices start at $29 for clothes and at $9 for the brand's accessories.

The pop-up store is open from now till July 3. It is located at Level 2 Tangs at Tangs Plaza, 310 Orchard Road, open: 10.30am to 9.30pm (Mondays to Saturdays) and 11am to 8.30pm (Sundays).


ANYA HINDMARCH SELLING BUCKET BAG HERE

British bags and accessories label Anya Hindmarch has launched its Bucket Bag (above) here.

Part of its Build-a-Bag collection, the Bucket Bag is priced at $2,390 and comes with both a handle and a shoulder strap already attached.

It can be embellished with additional accessories, such as a key chain, charms, straps and other stickers.

It is available at the Anya Hindmarch store at Level 2 Takashimaya Department Store, Ngee Ann City, 391 Orchard Road, open: 10am to 9pm (Mondays to Fridays) and 10am to 9.30pm (weekends), tel: 6732-0252.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 18, 2017, with the headline 'Style News'. Print Edition | Subscribe