A 20-foot-tall suitcase installation has been erected to celebrate the collaboration between the artist and luggage-maker as the city readies for the launch of Frieze Los Angeles.
Named “Siur Pipen,” the style is a reinterpretation in vicuña felt of the house’s signature medium-brimmed hat created by the founder in the late 1800s.
The limited edition range of hand-painted headpieces will be presented during Paris Fashion Week.
They will retail for $549 and be offered for sale beginning today.
The deal is effective beginning in the spring of 2018.
Canadian hatmaker Tilley Endurables is overhauling its image, introducing toques, baseball caps and other youthful designs.
Love Your Melon has also built a volunteer network of 11,000 college students.