The Gucci Reality TV Show

It’s been interesting reading the reviews of Gucci’s men’s wear showon Monday in Milan — the first of the post-Frida Giannini, possibly-about-to-be-Alessandro Michele era. The question hanging over the brand (who will be the next creative director?) and the strength of the rumors coming out of Italy that it will be Mr. Michele, Gucci’s head … Read more


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