Article Photos: Top designer labels abandon Argentina 7/8

  In this Sept. 26, 2012 photo, a vendor attends a customer at the Louis Vuitton store on Alvear Avenue in the Recoleta neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The world's most luxurious designer brands are abandoning Argentina rather than complying with tight new government economic restrictions, leaving empty shelves and storefronts along the capital's elegant Alvear Avenue, where tourists once flocked to see the latest in fashion. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)