Louis Vuitton Astronauts : Some journeys change mankind forever

The world’s most luxurious brand gives props to the men who walked on the moon. Wonder if Kanye showed up?

via HuffPost

Louis Vuitton also created the space-agey “Malle Mars” trunk for hypothetical travels to the red planet. The engraved metallic egg opens up to reveal compartments and drawers. It will be on display at the brand’s Fifth Avenue Maison from July 14 to July 20.

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When asked if the trunk would make it to space, Lalonde chuckled and remarked, “It could be a little while yet.”

Big stars – celebrities, that is – landed in the Rose Center to celebrate outer space in style.

When asked what she would pack if going to the moon, model Adriana Lima told The Huffington Post, “I’d leave that to NASA,” but that she’d undoubtedly have Louis Vuitton design her spacesuit.

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[video] Making of Buzz Aldrin’s Rocket Experience w/ Snoop Dogg and Talib Kweli

WTF? Like I was saying earlier, it feels like Bizarro world in Hip Hop as of lately. Last year Wayne took us to Mars, this year Snoop is in the booth with Aldrin, the second dude to set foot on the moon. What’s next, a remix with Kanye and The Dream for the “Walking on the Moon” joint? That’ll be a great shoe in wouldn’t it be?

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