Gucci is a prestigious Italian fashion house, a global icon of luxury and elegance, was born in Florence in 1921 as a fashion house specializing in hand-crafted leather. E 'was founded by fashion designer Guccio Gucci, who has formed his style in the years when he worked at the Savoy Hotel in London, the city that gives one the taste of the English aristocracy chic and refined.
Returning to Florence, the Stylist opens a series of leather goods boutique and start the ascent to Olympus Fashion proposing their own collections of bags, trunks, gloves, shoes and belts, which take ispirazionedal equestrian world, an area where the house Gucci will Always refer, in particular for the creation of its hallmarks, such as the reasons for the clamp and bracket.
Gucci achieves international success and, despite the difficulties that have arisen during the political dictatorship in Italy, in 1938 opened a boutique in Rome's Via Condotti.
The brand creates high fashion, working hand fabrics such as linen, hemp, jute and bamboo hence, the "bamboo bag" beloved by Star and noblewomen, still produced today, is the first of the creations of Gucci icon. Then follow the bag "Jackie O", a favorite of Jackie Kennedy, the classic moccasin with the clamp-detail, the silk scarves "Flora", one of the Gucci-icon from the unique floral pattern, created by Rodolfo Gucci and Vittorio
Accornero as a tribute to Grace Kelly.
Guccio Gucci died in 1953, will be born as a result of the logo "G" braided, inherited from the founder's initials.
In 1994, Tom Ford becomes creative director of Gucci, giving the brand his touch bold and provocative, especially popular among celebrities and the elite. Stiletto heels and dresses in silk jersey with inserts and metal details view, become new icons of the unique style of Gucci by Ford, his reiteration of the fashion house.
Today is the designer Frida Giannini has inherited the creative direction of the house: it is to launch one of her creations destined to become a new icon Gucci: "La Pelle Guccissima".