That’s right! The LV alligator officer’s jacket was indeed inspired by the traveling wardrobe of an African King says Paul Helbers, LV mens design director. How cool?! According to shopping blog, this jacket from Vuitton’s Fall/Winter 2009/10 collection, is expected to retail anywhere from $50,000 to $75,000. By the way, according to reports from Reuters, did you know that Hermes now have their own crocodile farm in Australia due to the high demands of its bags? It looks like Louis Vuitton may have to get an alligator farm too if sales skyrocket!