Gucci Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2012 Milan

Frida Giannini’s sartorial vision for the modern woman continues with clean lines reminiscent of 70s Yves Saint Laurent, embellishments inspired by art déco architecture and a baseline palette of black largely contrasted with shimmering gold and white. Bearing in mind the deep, rich tones of the AW11 collection, plum, aubergine, teal, mustard, it’s evident that Giannini considers each consecutive collection as being part of a bigger journey with Gucci clientele. As if she’s saying, follow me, trust me and you’ll posses a dynamic wardrobe.

Art déco was a vivid influence today and it was infused with inspirations from animal prints, in particular zebra. Personally speaking, the SS12 collection really took flight in the second half of the show when graphic patterns of embroidered gold and black over sheer materials were maximised by simple flapper dresses. Fringing and sparkle was everywhere culminating in the final dress modelled by Natasha Poly. With bold stripes and fringing that fell to below the knee, it was to Giannini’s strength that she and her team gave eyes space and time to take in this dress and the woman, choosing not to overcomplicating things by throwing accessories at the look. With a glamourous statement dress like this, less is absolutely more on the accessories, hair and make-up front. Keep it simple, keep it sexy and with this collection Giannini successfully suggests, keep it Gucci.

www.gucci.com

(words: Sarah Hay)

SHARE
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Pinterest
OTHER COLLECTIONS
Gucci Ready To Wear Fall Winter 2020 Milan
158 PHOTOS
Gucci Menswear Fall Winter 2020 Milan
149 PHOTOS
Gucci Menswear Pre Fall 2020
56 PHOTOS
Gucci Pre Fall 2020
74 PHOTOS
BONBOM Spring Summer 2022
43 PHOTOS
3.Paradis Spring Summer 2022
21 PHOTOS
Nolita Spring Summer 2022
25 PHOTOS
TAKAHIROMIYASHITA TheSoloist. Spring Summer 2022
Monogram From Sea by Francesco Scognamiglio Couture 2021
19 PHOTOS
Junya Watanabe Man Spring Summer 2022
42 PHOTOS
Chakra Bridal Wear Collection 1
22 PHOTOS
BONBOM Resort 2022
52 PHOTOS