Gucci / Spring 2015 RTW

“It’s like, old-school, isn’t it?” exclaimed a tousled-haired Kate Moss as she was being hustled backstage to meet Frida Giannini. “Right up my strasse!” she added as she planted a kiss on the designer’s cheek. True enough, Moss is a one for sixties and seventies vintage—the odd Ossie Clark dress and furry gilet and retro-denim … Read more


Gucci 2015

Balancing the boyish and the ladylike, Gucci’s creative director, Frida Giannini, offered a glamorous take on the Seventies bourgeois look. She spun sleek yet detailed designs — including wool-jacquard suits and knee-length silk dresses in a sophisticated pre-fall palette of red and black, lit up by touches of white — via a range of graphic … Read more


Gucci Spring 2015 Ready-to-Wear

Kate Moss caused a mini-commotion in the front row at Gucci today. She stars in a fall campaign for the brand’s new Jackie bag: In a case of advertising imitating life, the paparazzi chase her through an airport. Frida Giannini’s terrific Spring collection caught some of Moss’ rock-chick look in the way it mixed denim, … Read more


Gucci Pre-Fall 2015

Now that Pantone has crowned Marsala as its chosen color for 2015, you need look no further than Gucci for proof of its desirability. The house’s Pre-Fall collection was awash in a similar brick-red hue, cut here with a dusty blue. But that was not the only forecasting to emerge from the brand’s Florence showroom … Read more