Digital Fashion

  • Digital Fashion

    Side Quest: Chasing Louis

    Where digital fashion and games collided, I found only a long hard slog. Last year it was announced that one of the senior designers for fashion brand Louis Vuitton was himself a big gamer and would be designing a new avatar “skin” for the video game League of Legends. Since this was a game I was familiar with, and given my previous experiments with digital fashion, I set myself the goal of acquiring said skin. It proved to be a long and less-than-fun experience, to the point I quit playing the game altogether. First Time I started playing League of Legends for research, as in my day job, we were…