Kim Jones is entering the Louis Vuitton family by replacing Paul Helbers as men’s studio and style director at the label. Also a part of his job is being Marc Jacobs’ right hand man for menswear.
Before his new gig at Louis Vuitton, Jones was the creative director of Alfred Dunhill menswear and accessories divisions. Jones has also worked with Alexander McQueen, Hugo Boss, Uniqlo and Topman before Dunhill.
By leaving Louis Vuitton, Paul Helbers plans to “takes back his freedom in order to realize new projects” reports The Daily Front Row via press release.