Chanel recently announced the ban of fur and exotic animal skins like snake, crocodile, lizard and stingray from their garments. Some of the other fashion houses who had earlier dropped fur are Versace, Armani, Burberry and Zara.
The long-standing love affair between art and fashion has definitely come a long way and has helped designers create many iconic designs. As rightly put by artist Andy Warhol, " Fashion is more art than art is."
Gucci, one of the swiftest growing luxury brands of 2017 said this week that could take over LVMH's Louis Vuitton as the world's top luxury label by sales. The powerhouse plans to bring in more in-house manufacturing to match it's sales ambition.
Gucci's Fall 2018 collection at the Milan Fashion Week in February featured non-Sikh models wearing turbans and had hurt the Sikh community's religious sentiments and subsequently had generated a debate on social media.
Luxury fashion brand Gucci enters the hospitality industry with style and grandeur. Its maiden restaurant Gucci Osteria has opened at Gucci Garden in Florence, Italy and we can't stop gorging on the pictures.
With treacherous flames of fire splitting the runway, the models walked replete in Gucci's gothic and street-style blended pieces. Designer Alessandro Michele also threw in a generous quantity of crepes and silks for more extravagant clients.