A star-studded affair is an understatement. Pharrell Williams takes the reigns as Louis Vuitton Men’s Creative Director. In a groundbreaking announcement (February 2023), Pharrell Williams was appointed the new men’s creative director at Louis Vuitton, succeeding the esteemed Virgil Abloh. Known for his multifaceted talent and innovative vision, Pharrell recently showcased his creative prowess at the LVSS24 (Louis Vuitton Men’s Spring/Summer 2024 Show) in Paris, where fashion seamlessly merged with entertainment (for more on this, check out how it blended with hip-hop culture).
Pharrell’s remarkable achievements as a music artist, songwriter, and producer means he has a network of influential connections. The star-studded guest list at the event reflected the industry’s excitement, featuring a lineup of renowned celebrities and fashion icons. Below are a few of those star-studded attendees.
Jay-Z and Beyoncé
Jaden and Willow
Megan Thee Stallion
Tyler The Creator
Rihanna and ASAP Rocky
Fat and Tobe Nwigwe
The star-studded Louis Vuitton fashion show in Paris was an unforgettable night of pixelated fun. The event was graced by many celebrities who witnessed the groundbreaking showcase, bringing their A-game to the illuminated stage on the iconic Pont Neuf Bridge. This transformed location served as the perfect backdrop, with its golden-toned runway adorned with the heritage Damier motif, creating a mesmerizing spectacle that left everyone in awe.
The celebrities in attendance were not merely there for the camera flashes; they immersed themselves in the experience, taking their seats along the bridge. The bridge became a stage radiating energy and excitement. To add to the grandness of the evening, a remarkable choir and orchestra provided a captivating musical backdrop. Jay-Z and Pharrell delivered a powerful rendition of their hit song “Frontin.” Their dynamic presence and magnetic performance had the audience on their feet. Also, Kendrick Lamar, seated next to supermodel Naomi Campbell, delivered a performance directly from the audience. As the new men’s creative director, Pharrell made his mark with this fashion show. The event’s success has raised the bar and left everyone eagerly anticipating what he will do next. With his undeniable talent and visionary approach, there is no doubt that he will continue to push boundaries and captivate the fashion world.