You can say that watching Gucci’s Spring-Summer 2018 present again in September was an intense one, due to the myriad of appears (nicely, 107 to be particular) that got here down the runway at Milan Fashion Week. The quantity exceeds a typical runway present, which then once more is kind of regular since each its menswear and womenswear present have been mixed into one. And that’s not all. The complete notion of gender-specific outfits doesn’t work anymore at Gucci, which has damaged every thing down into one which’s all about gender fluidity.
The giant variety of appears are additionally partly to the varied vary of references Creative Director Alessandro Michele was impressed by. At the #GucciSS18 presentation at this time, there was a mixture of 80’s glamour, the intricate use of macrame lace methods, English tweeds, and even references to Disney, Sega and even Warner Brothers by means of Snow White, the enduring gaming emblem and Bugs Bunny respectively.
As for the vary of bags, there are lots to maintain excited with an enormous assortment that will probably be launched from February 2018. For starters, you possibly can count on an extension of the Ophidia vary coming in a GG Supreme canvas physique and a brown suede model that’s each jazzed up with GG emblem zipper pulls. The Sylvie was additionally in show, with the SS18 variation coming in easy-to-match neutrals of Black and Cream that’s rendered in luscious unique croc.
What’s new and attention-grabbing are the rubber laundry bags that will probably be out there in a number of colors, in addition to the leather-based portfolio bags that fan out on the base like your favorite guide (or an accordion, if you happen to actually wish to particular), with choices out there with the phrase GUCCY within the Sega font. The better part? The key that locks (and opens) the bag really doubles up as a necklace, in order that’s primarily two Gucci merchandise for the value of 1. Speaking of two-for-one, the ‘crown’ that you just see on the velvet model’s head may also as a choker/necklace on the fashions down however nobody goes to cease you from feeling like a reasonably princess if you put on it as a crystal-embellished tiara.
Of course, no Gucci assortment is full with out an array of blinged-out equipment that embody every thing from sparkly earrings to chunky sun shades that’s clearly statement-making items that takes you again to the disco-era days. This is only a preview, which additionally means do keep tuned for extra updates to come back.