Gucci made-to-measure Menswear

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James Franco the face of Gucci made-to-measure Menswear Frida Giannini, Gucci’s creative director, said: “James has an innate ability to fuse classic elegance with contemporary style and interpret formal wear in an individual way.” According to Gucci, made-to-measure suits will start at £1,900 when the service becomes available in 11 boutiques worldwide by the end […]

Gucci Faces Sweatshop Allegations From Employees

Gucci Faces Sweatshop Allegations From Employees

Gucci Store Employees Allege They Were Forced to Ask Permission Before Using Bathroom or Drinking Water. The luxury Italian fashion house has initiated an investigation into local mismanagement. WWD reports: “The company said it has investigated the complaints and as a result has taken a number of actions, including replacing the senior management involved, as […]

Fiat 500 by Gucci

Fiat 500 by Gucci

The Fiat 500 by Gucci editions will arrive at Fiat dealerships in December, along with assorted Gucci-branded travel accessories to ensure a truly chic driving experience. Pricing has yet to be announced. FIAT BY Gucci al Fasion August 16, 2011 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – Set to debut during New York Fashion Week (Sept. 8 […]

Gucci at 90!

Gucci is celebrating the fashion house’s 90th birthday by recreating some of the brands most iconic bags. The 1921 collection, named after Gucci’s founding year, will feature reworked version of old classics. Due out in June, the 1921 line will include new takes on styles like Jackie (named for Jackie O and her love for […]

Gucci party honours Martin Scorsese

Gucci Creative Director Frida Giannini and Vanity Fair Editor Graydon Carter co-hosted the Vanity Fair/Gucci party last night in Cannes in honor of Martin Scorsese. The Chairman of the Film Foundation, which, together with Gucci and other partners restored the film “Il Gattopardo”, Martin Scorsese is best known for directing iconic films “Taxi Driver” and […]

Gucci Clothing Made for China

Gucci Clothing – Made for China! You’re probably thinking shouldn’t that be Made in China. In truth it’s probably both… Gucci creative director Frida Giannini made a visit to a children’s eye hospital during her first visit to Mainland China on Thursday. Giannini is in China along with chief executive Patrizio Di Marco to celebrate […]

Gucci Handbag for UNICEF

Rihanna has partnered with Gucci to be the face of their new Tattoo Heart accessories collection, which Gucci Creative Director Frida Giannini designed as part of their annual campaign to benefit UNICEF. “Our relationship with UNICEF is a partnership that I hold very dearly,” said Giannini. “It is an exceptional organization that is able to […]

Gucci Clothing or Gauche(i) Clothing?

So fashionistas are saying Gucci has gone gaudy for their men’s Spring 2009 Collection: Milan – Gucci took off on a rock and roll tour Monday in Milan with a men’s collection where the models looked like Flower Power guitarists or arty bassists checking into a faintly louche hotel after their latest gig. Rarely have […]

Gucci + Mad Madge, save the world!

Apparently Gucci is working with Madonna to raise funds for orphans in Malawi, where the pop singer has been trying to adopt a child since last year. Gucci will host a fund-raising event with dinner, a musical performance and a party on 6th February 2008 to mark the opening of Gucci’s largest store in the […]

Gucci Clothing leads the way in Posh Punk

For years now both joe-public and fashionistas having been asking the question: “When will punk come back into fashion?”. Perhaps the answer is iminent as something called “POSH PUNK” is hitting the catwalks. Gucci are reputedly leading the way and their designer Frida Giannini’s big obsession this season is the sort of clothes fans of […]

Gucci and Armani Fashion Labels Top Consumer list!

Apparently a recent survey by ACNielsen of on-line fashion consumers from around the world established that fashion brands Armani and Gucci are the most desired designer labels. The survey also reputedly established that one in three consumers would buy Armani or Gucci products if money was not an issue. Versace came in third in the […]