A Louis Vuitton Capucines Size Guide

model holding a crocodile louis vuitton mini capucines bag by FASHIONPHILE

Whether you’re considering your first investment piece or adding another gem to your ultra-luxury collection, the Louis Vuitton Capucines is an enduring icon.


Beyond its timeless silhouette, the Louis Vuitton Capucines offers a range of size options. No matter the chosen size, every Capucines bag is expertly crafted by artisans following 250 detailed steps. The Capucines, pronounced ka-pu-sin, is a standout bag with undeniable investment appeal, offering so many unique versions season after season. To help you in navigating the spectrum of Capucines sizes, this post includes on-figure mod shots as visual references to guide you to your ideal size!

Louis Vuitton Capucines Sizes

The Louis Vuitton Capucines bag comes in four sizes: Mini, BB, PM, and MM. 

Comparing Louis Vuitton Capucines bag sizes from biggest to smallest by FASHIONPHILE
Louis Vuitton Capucines Size Comparisons

The following are the measurements for each Louis Vuitton Capucines bag size. 

  • The Mini Capucines measures approximately 7.75” x 6.75” x 3”
  • The BB Capucines measures approximately 10.25” x 7” x 3.5”
  • The PM Capucines measures approximately 12.25” x 7.5” x 4.25”
  • The MM Capucines measures approximately 12.5” x 9.5” x 5”
front view image of LOUIS VUITTON Taurillon Monogram Tile Capucines Mini in the colors Dragonfruit and Ballet Pink by FASHIONPHILE
front view image of LOUIS VUITTON Taurillon Monogram Flower Capucines BB in the color Pink Creme by FASHIONPHILE
front view image of LOUIS VUITTON X SAM FELLS Canvas Embroidered ArtyCapucines PM in Multicolor by FASHIONPHILE
front view image of LOUIS VUITTON Calfskin Since 1854 Embroidered Capucines MM in the color Black by FASHIONPHILE
Here’s a video that compares all the Louis Vuitton Capucines sizes: 

The Louis Vuitton Capucines On-Figure

Here are on-figure mod shots providing a visual guide to help you pinpoint your ideal Capucines bag size from Louis Vuitton.

*model 5’3″

crocodile louis vuitton mini capucines bag worn as a top handle by FASHIONPHILE
pink sequin louis vuitton capucines bb worn as a shoulder bag by FASHIONPHILE
pink leather louis vuitton capucines pm worn as a top handle bag by FASHIONPHILE
black leather louis vuitton capucines mm worn as a shoulder bag by FASHIONPHILE

The Capucines from Louis Vuitton is a timeless bag that comes in a number of different sizes, and the Maison’s skilled artisans expertly construct all following a complex creative process, which takes 250 detailed steps. Which Capucines size do you prefer? 

The Louis Vuitton Capucines is an iconic statement bag to add to your collection if you’re a true Louis lover. Read more about Louis Vuitton’s artist collaboration, known as the Artycapucines collection, and how to authenticate the Louis Vuitton Capucines bag.