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Jeremy Scott gets digital for Longchamp

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If you've been on a Southern California college campus recently, chances are you've seen a sort of accessory uniformity among the female students. Layers of chunky jewelry clank and chime in the hallways, Tory Burch flats crowd the pathways and the signature Longchamp Le Pilage handbag is a campus staple, seen plopped down on classroom desks in every color.

Taking into account its success with the college crowd, it's only fitting that the new Jeremy Scott for Longchamp Le Pilage bags feature a colored computer keyboard print. The bag design, inspired by the growing digital world, is Scott's 12th collaboration with Longchamp. The bags, which retail for $355, are slated to hit Longchamp stores by the end of this month.

Scott's keyboard design showed up in his New York Fashion Week fall 2012 presentation when a male model walked the runway in a shirt and pair of pants covered in the colored keys.

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Photo: Jeremy Scott for Longchamp colored keyboard bag. Credit: Longchamp.

Currently coveting: Mary Katrantzou for Longchamp totes

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Seeing Cameron Silver at the LAXART Ball of Artists the other night in a riotous floral print suit, the first-ever menswear piece by Mary Katrantzou, reminded me of the talented London designer's spring collaboration with French fashion brand Longchamp.

The Greek-born Katrantzou, a trained textile and interiors designer known for her hyper-realistic prints, has created two tote bags, as well as an exclusive  "East Meets West" print for Longchamp's Pliage line of lightweight nylon travel accessories. The prints are inspired by everything from Asian temples, lanterns and flower parades, to aquariums and the architecture of Carnegie Hall. 

The collection, $160 to $590, is available at Longchamp stores and online at Longchamp.com.

-- Booth Moore

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Images: Mary Katrantzou for Longchamp bags. Credit: Longchamp


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