Italian fashion house Gucci was founded in Florence in 1921 by Guccio Gucci as a purveyor of luxury leather goods. In its nearly century-long history, the legacy brand has come to be known for its use of exotic fabrications, with one of the most recognizable logos around the world. In 2015,
Alessandro Michele, who started as an in-house associate designer and headed up the accessories division, was appointed creative director and has redefined luxury in the 21st century, further reinforcing Gucci's position as one of the world’s most desirable fashion houses. Michele has continued to push forward Gucci’s time-honored principles, melding it with his personal idiosyncratic and unique approach to breaking new ground for the brand. Find his affinity for colliding high and low end influences exemplified on pieces like furred sneakers and monogrammed sweatpants, as well as reinvigorated evergreen classics like the Marmont bag and Princetown Mule.
Florence - Italy