Milan Fashion Week kicks off on Wednesday with cutting-edge couturiers taking over the city to present their women's ready-to-wear Spring/Summer 2019 collections, while doffing a collective cap to the environment. Following on the high heels of New York and London fashion weeks, and ahead of

September 17, 2018 - Gucci announces the opening of its Instagram Beauty account @guccibeauty. Guided by creative director Alessandro Michele’s vision of beauty, @guccibeauty launches its feed with a series of artworks that span across history, ethnicity, culture and geography - from lifelike

Elton John has commissioned Gucci’s creative director Alessandro Michele to create an entire stage wardrobe for his final tour, “Farewell Yellow Brick Road”. The briefing: to make the popstar look like the ultimate version of himself. “I can’t believe how sartorially c

Beyoncé will make her fourth appearance on the cover of American Vogue, this time gracing the coveted September issue. The Queen Bey was even granted “unprecedented control” from Vogue editor Anna Wintour over the cover’s photoshoot and self-written article, as reported by

Meeting the characters from the Gucci Collectors campaign for Fall Winter 2018 and the objects they have passionately collected. Source: Gucci, YouTube.

A look at U.S. vacation habits compared to those enjoyed by our counterparts in other countries with important fashion capitals can prompt cubicle disgruntlement and serious crises about our work-life balance around this time of year. The European summer shutdown The great summer shutdown that swee

Legendary actress Faye Dunaway is the face of Gucci's latest campaign celebrating the Sylvie bag. The 77-year-old showcases the highly coveted piece in a Hollywood Hills set shoot, in which she is shown riding in a limo and shopping at the Gucci store while being catered to by stylists. Each photo

Consolidated revenue for the first half of 2018, Kering said in a statement, amounted to 6,431.9 million euros (7,490 million dollars), up 26.8 percent reported and 33.9 percent based on a comparable Group structure and exchange rates. The company reported 185.7 percent jump in net income, Group sh

Debuting the new campaign for Gucci Sylvie featuring the archive-inspired bag designed by Alessandro Michele. Faye Dunaway plays a Beverley Hills mother to actress Soko in a new film by Petra Collins. Source: Gucci, YouTube.

Global fashion search platform Lyst released its quarterly report ranking fashion's hottest brands this week. Titled the Lyst Index, the report analyses the online shopping behaviour of more than 5 million shoppers a month searching, browsing and buying fashion across 12,000 designers and stores on

Investors and market analysts love to make alarming predictions about the future of companies they invest in; most of the time to soften the blow of a unavoidable loss. What is causing them to worry at the moment? The success story of Kering's top performing label, Gucci. Some investors are becom

Editor Mimma Viglezio interviews President and CEO of Gucci Marco Bizzarri Source: SHOWstudio, YouTube.

Gucci is widely expected to be reducing its retail prices in China following the decision by the Beijing government to cut tariffs on imported luxury goods. Gucci has confirmed to FashionUnited that it is adjusting its retail prices downwards across all categories in Mainland China as a result of

Net-a-Porter is venturing into kidswear. The luxury e-tailer has announced a pop-up kidswear store in partnership with Gucci, set to launch on July 16 and operate for six weeks. The store will feature items for boys and girls aged 0-12, as well as some unisex options.”The kidswear pop-up on N

Gucci has pledged to ban angora wool from its future collections after being contacted by PETA, a representative of the animal rights organization told FashionUnited via email. Several fashion companies have done the same some two years ago, following PETA’s accusations of animal cruelty on a

The streetwear trend in men’s fashion has certainly been acknowledged in the 94th edition of Pitti Uomo, held in Florence this week. Luxury sneakers were included in many of the spring/summer 2019 collections. However, most labels have chosen to remain classic, with fabrics like cashmere, lin

Gucci has unveiled its latest collaboration and creative space within its Gucci Garden concept in Florence as a tribute to Björk alongside a capsule collection developed with London-based artist Isabella Cotier. The Gucci Garden was conceived by Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele and c

Gucci is looking for ways to efficiently and sustainably cope with increasing Chinese consumers’ demands. Following into the steps of other luxury fashion powerhouses like Burberry and Louis Vuitton, the Italian luxury fashion company is bringing more manufacturing in-house. Gucci has recent

What will the store of tomorrow look like? Although it is clear that the digital world changing the way consumers shop, new technologies, such as augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), are rapidly reshaping the retail landscape by enhancing the customer experience in-store and online. Tha

Italian luxury fashion house Gucci under the Kering umbrella said on Thursday that it targets to surpass a sales figure of 10 billion euros (11.8 billion dollars) in annual sales and replace LVMH’s Louis Vuitton as the biggest global luxury label. Financial Times quoted, Gucci’s Chief E

Mytheresa.com is expanding its product offering to include homewear. The luxury e-tailer, which sells apparel and accessories from over 200 designer brands, will offer a selection of Gucci Décor products starting June 12. The homewear range available on Mytheresa.com includes chairs, cushio

Gucci has its finger right on the pulse of the fashion industry, as its latest initiative, Gucci Equilibrium, solidifies its position as a sustainable, responsible as well as highly-desirable luxury fashion house. Today, on World Environment Day, the Italian fashion house launches its new online de

The famed song ‘Michelle’ plays as a soundtrack to the new #GucciTailoring campaign featuring Harry Styles in #AlessandroMichele’s latest sartorial designs. Source: Gucci, YouTube.

Today, June 4th sees the parliamentary host a debate on whether the UK should ban the import of real animal fur at Westminster Hall. As the Parliament prepares to debate a UK ban on fur, 50 veterinary and animal behaviour experts, including Dr. Jane Goodall, as well as leading fashion designer Stel

The runway was literally on fire at Gucci’s Cruise 2019 show, which was set at Alyscamps, an ancient Roman cemetery in Arles, France, at night time. 114 looks celebrated “the idea of death as fascination”, with references to catholicism, rock and roll and goth culture. Pieces feat

Businesses from France and Italy dominate Deloitte’s annual list of Top 100 luxury goods companies once again. The latest report covers the luxury goods sector in fiscal year 2016 (ending on June 30, 2017). Italy leads in number of companies making the list (24), but the nine French corporat

The latest global brands ranking by WPP and Kantar Millward Brown show luxury companies have increased their value by 28 percent, with Louis Vuitton, Hermès and Gucci in the top three rankings. Louis Vuitton and Hermès are valued at 41.1 billion and 28 billion dollars respectively. G

While there is no denying the mind blowing star power of Kering's Gucci, which posted a 49 percent sales growth last year, it has been dethroned as Kering's fastest growing brand. That crown now belongs to Balenciaga designed by Demna Gvasalia. Business of Fashion confirmed the news earlier this we

Red alert, Gucci is leaving Milan Fashion Week. The Italian luxury fashion house, which has become the star child of parent company Kering Group, has announced that their spring/summer 2019 runway show will take place during Paris Fashion Week on September 24 this year. The story first broke on WWD

Counterfeiting is much more than the fake Louis Vuitton and Gucci bags we see on market corners during summer holidays. The Global Brand Counterfeiting Report 2018 estimates that the losses suffered due to global online counterfeiting has amounted to 323 Billion USD in the year 2017, with luxury b