The new Gucci has found it exceptionally easy to seduce, given creative director’s fun and fantastical injections of all things otherworldly. From whimsical songs of the jungle to almost psychedelic colors, prints and textures, each season dares to impress. Collections shuffle across past eras, bursting with the nostalgia of the 70s and 80s, and flowering with heady renditions.
This style was expertly made in 20 working hours. The glass bead tassels were hand strung and each bag includes a numbered limited edition metal plaque.
Established in Florence in 1921, Gucci has evolved from a manufacturer of quality leather accessories into one of the world’s premier luxury brand. Italian fashion. Alessandro Michele, named creative director in 2015, has ushered in a unique vision of luxury with his eclectic, bohemian, and highly romantic designs.
Women’s jewelry and watches decorated with expressive animal and floral motifs, colors stones, and Baroque detailing recontextualize aesthetic of refinement, investing it with an eclecticism suited to the rarefied individuality of today’s most discerning customers.
It is not rare that Michele draws inspiration from history, enabling his work with a stunning throwback to bygone, though glorious, days. Almost forgotten classics and stories find life anew with constant reminders, whether in recurring motifs or limited editions, and this season proves no different. Launching a new series of structured top handles in glossy leather and a bamboo handle comes a little surprise inside each Gucci bag.
A small, pocket-sized Jane Austen book accompanies each handbag and flaunts a unique printed cover inspired by the collection. Titled “Juvenilia”, the limited edition book is a compilation of short stories written by English writer during her teenage years in the late 18th century. The bags also come in red or white leather and are available online or in selected the brands shops around the world.