This is the worst news for Chinatown since the US Ban on foreign rice. It seems that Hermes has now begun the process of discontinuing their staple orange felt sleeper sacs with ‘Hermes’ embossed logo which accompany their handbags at purchase to a wheat–almost tweed sleeper with brown detailing. Welcome to ‘I’ Season.
That, plus the fact that plans are in the works to HIDE the hallmark within the construction of each bag (not particularly visible unless you tear the thing apart and restitch it) seems to be their current efforts in the war on brand piracy. Send in more troops, that always works.