Luxury Brands & Fashion Designer Pronunciations

Chanel not Channel. Versace not Versays. So how the hell do you pronounce A. Lange & Söhne, purveyor of very fine watches? What about Hervé Léger, who is now being designed by Max Azria?

Olga Sherer, Herve Leger Fall Winter 2008
My head bitch in charge, the fierce Olga Sherer at Hervé Léger fall/winter 2008-2009. Photo via Getty.

Well, The Imperial Hotel Management College of Canada made these videos on how to pronounce your favourite luxury brands. Click click click!

How do you pronounce Christian Louboutin?

How do you pronounce Vacheron Constantin?

How do you pronounce Piaget?

How do you pronounce Patek Philippe?

How do you pronounce A. Lange & Söhne?

How do you pronounce Baume & Mercier?

How do you pronounce Cartier?

How do you pronounce Franck Muller?

How do you pronounce Girard-Perregaux?

How do you pronounce Jaeger-LeCoultre?

How do you pronounce Yves Saint Laurent?

How do you pronounce Versace?

How do you pronounce Thierry Mugler?

How do you pronounce Romeo Gigli?

How do you pronounce Lucien Pellat-Finet?

How do you pronounce Louis Vuitton?

How do you pronounce Loewe?

How do you pronounce Hervé Léger?

How do you pronounce Givenchy?

How do you pronounce Hermès?

How do you pronounce Comme des Garçons?

How do you pronounce Chloé?

How do you pronounce Balmain?

How do you pronounce Ermenegildo Zegna?

Fun eh?