The entire world is gearing up for one of the biggest sporting events on this planet, the 2010 FIFA World Cup and dwelling in the incredibly cult like popularity of the event, even corporate entities and fashion houses have taken upon themselves to bring the world closer to this awesome sports extravaganza. One of the major and foremost fashion houses in the world, Louis Vuitton has now unveiled a scintillating accessory for the FIFA championship, in the form of the official 2010 FIFA World Cup Trophy Travel Case.
This one of a kind trophy travel case was officially commissioned by FIFA itself and has been especially crafted by a Louis Vuitton craftsman at the company’s legendary Asnières workshop near Paris. The 2010 FIFA World Cup Trophy will be made entirely from 18-carat gold with a base of semi-precious malachite and will weigh 6.175 kg. The trophy travel case by Louis Vuitton is fabricated from Monogram canvas and also carries the company’s signature brass lock and corners. This unique trophy cases has been designed to open from top and the front for easier placement of the trophy and the travel case along with the highly coveted 2010 FIFA World Cup Trophy will be presented in front more than 6 billion people on July 11th. 2010, at the final match of the championship.
Via Ilvoelv & Highsnobiety