Gucci taps Eurovision's Måneskin for new Aria campaign
Through sexually charged imagery, Italian label Gucci has unveiled its Aria campaign showcasing the luxury house’s centennial collection, starring Eurovision winners Måneskin. Aria brings Gucci’s equestrian-inspired looks and logo-adorned pieces into a new light, through a raunchy campaign inspired by Eros, the Greek god of love. Displayed among...
Sep 14, 2021
In Pictures: Gucci lifestyle collection and pop-up store
Alongside Milan Design Week, luxury fashion house Gucci has released a new lifestyle collection, complete with stationary and other branded goods, as well as the opening of a temporary store set in the heart of Milan. Shoppers can get their hands on branded Gucci pencils, notebooks, writing paper, pencil cases and more in the Italian house’s...
Sep 9, 2021
Podcast: Balenciaga presents The Hacker Project
Spanish luxury fashion house Balenciaga has released its new podcast entitled The Hacker Project. In this episode, there is a conversation between Balenciaga's creative director Demna Gvasalia and Gucci's creative director Alessandro Michele, led by fashion journalist Alexander Fury.Listen to the podcast below. Source: Balenciaga Podcast via...
Sep 7, 2021
Gucci is the most popular designer shoe brand in Europe
Gucci is Europe’s most popular shoe brand, with 215,000 searches according to research from footwear health experts FootActive. From a list of top ten brands, Gucci was the most popular shoe brand across 31 countries including France, Russia and Spain. In the United Kingdom, the most popular shoe brand is Valentino Shoes with 12,000 searches....
Sep 3, 2021
Gucci is the most bought and sold luxury brand in 2021, according to TheRealReal
The RealReal, the world’s largest online marketplace for pre-owned luxury goods, said Gucci is the most bought and sold brand, according to its latest 2021 Luxury Resale Report. The report charts the current state of luxury resale, including the pandemic’s lasting impact on how people are buying and selling, based on the behaviors of The...
Aug 27, 2021
Video: Miley Cyrus in Gucci's Flora Fantasy campaign
In this video, Italian fashion house Gucci has released its new Flora Fantasy campaign, starring singer Miley Cyrus.Watch the video below. Video: Gucci via YouTube Photo credit: Gucci, Facebook
Jul 29, 2021
Artsthread announces judges for Global Design Graduate Show 2021
The judges of the Global Design Graduate Show 2021 have been announced. Artsthread and Gucci have enlisted creatives from across the globe to assist in judging the 2021 competition. “We are proud to include Lionel Vermeil, Luxury Prospective Director from Kering amongst our renowned judges. The competition is divided per creative specialism,...
Jul 28, 2021
Gucci drives surge in Kering sales as luxury continues to recover
French luxury group Kering has reported almost doubled revenue for the second quarter of the year amid strong Gucci sales as the luxury industry continues to recover from the pandemic. In the three months to June 30, comparable revenue at the group surged to 4.16 billion euros, up 95 percent from the prior year and 11.2 percent higher than 2019...
Jul 28, 2021
Video: Gucci collaborates with 100 Thieves Gaming
In this video, Italian fashion house Gucci has collaborated with apparel and gaming brand 100 Thieves Gaming to create a backpack made from recycled and sustainably sourced materials as part of Gucci's Off The Grid collection. Watch the video below. Video: Gucci via YouTube
Jul 22, 2021
Why the world doesn't need Amazon Prime day
Sure, most folks are partial to a bargain. Which is precisely why Amazon introduced its Prime Day shopping bonanza mid-year, at a time of less demand than say Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Christmas, Valentine’s Day and anything else on its pushy retail calendar. Just like sample sales, infomercials or any sales technique, Amazon has created an...
Jun 23, 2021
Miley Cyrus the face of Gucci’s new fragrance
Gucci has revealed artist and songwriter Miley Cyrus as the face of its new fragrance, Gucci Flora Gorgeous Gardenia Eau de Parfum. Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele said in a statement: “Miley Cyrus is an artist with a spirit that is both rock ‘n’ roll and eclectic at the same time. “I admire her and I think she will perfectly embody...
Jun 18, 2021