In just over a year and a half, Alessandro Michele has well and truly imbued Gucci with an eclectic new spirit. For its 2017 Resort collection set in London’s Westminster Abbey, Michele indulged in a bit of Anglomania with a collection that was high on signature kook-factor and full of fun and colourful homages to the mother country. Here, we rundown the mesmeric Resort 2017 collection in numbers.
9 odes to the Victorian Staffordshire dog
Grandmas, Antiques Roadshow fans and the Queen herself will surely get behind Michele’s decision to adopt the Staffordshire terrier as this collection’s mascot. The designer is an avid lover of antiques and this adorable little mutt is a hallmark of Victorian-era collectables.