For the first time in history, Louis Vuitton is giving its customers the chance to make their own, totally unique version of the company’s iconic belt. The premise is simple: You mix and match buckles and straps, with the added opportunity to heat stamp you initials on the interior. But when the components are this luxurious, simplicity is a very good thing.
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The classic “LV” buckle is now thinner and lighter than ever, with 12 options ranging from shiny gold and palladium to ultra-luxe versions inlaid with olive wood. For the strap, you can choose the label’s Taurillon leather or opt for something a little more exotic, like ostrich or crocodile. All in all, there are 240 ways to tweak the classic design to your own specifications. The service is available in Vuitton stores this week, and rolls out online in October. Mark your calendar.