CELINE is a French ready-to-wear and leather luxury goods brand that has been owned by LVMH group since 1996. It was founded in 1945 by Céline Vipiana. The brand was recognised by its logo, the red elephant created by Raymont Peynet. In 1973, Céline redesigned its logo with the intertwined "C" Sulky canvas, linked to the Arc-de-Triomphe, which appeared as a symbol for Parisians. On January 21, 2018, LVMH announced the appointment of Hedi Slimane as Artistic, Creative and Image Director. Read more