The collection comes from the relationship in between innovative supervisor Alessandro Michele as well as the British vocalist and also actor.
” It was less complicated for him to develop with me than for me to sing with him,” quipped Alessandro Michele on Monday, talking Harry Styles and also offering the Gucci Ha Ha Ha collection coming from his relationship with the British singer and also star.
The name of the pill stands not just for the blending of the initials of Michele’s as well as Styles’ names, however also for the onomatopoeic audio of the laughing face emoji made use of for years to end their messages to each other.
Gucci’s creative supervisor fulfilled Styles, a participant of the previous boy band One Direction, around the moment when he released his first album as a solo artist in 2017. The musician has worn Gucci on the red carpet and also on tour for several years and was tapped by the style residence to front the advertising campaign of its fall 2018 tailoring collection, lensed by Glen Luchford in a fish-and-chip shop in northern London posturing with pets consisting of pets and also chickens. Styles takes pleasure in using intense colors such as pink, heels and sequins and also some of his most notable appearances include his Gucci clothing at the 2019 Met Gala, which included a black lace and also sheer top with black outfit pants, the 3 different boas he used at the 2021 Grammys as well as his Vogue cover for the December 2020 concern in which he used a gown by Gucci.
” He has an incredible sense of fashion, he is stressed with garments,” marveled Michele. “He keeps illustrations and also an archive, he can conveniently be a developer or a stylist as well as is really totally free, agent of this brand-new generation that is interested in so many things. I have been observing his ability to integrate things of clothes in a way that is out of the normal compared to the called for standards of taste and also common sense and the homogenization of look.”
Every look in the capsule merges the unique design of both men, with a ’70s vibe that fits well with the remainder of the garments and also devices on sale at the “Cavalli e Nastri” classic shop where Gucci staged the discussion– reflective of Michele’s and also Styles’ shared passion for vintage garments.
” Harry has a really clear as well as exact perspective, on top of great instinct and also he chooses his garments with much care. The suggestion of this capsule is commonplace in its simpleness, as well as it’s an act of love, yet it has worth, it’s advanced and we paid a lot of attention to textiles and sartorial details,” Michele claimed. “It was an easy going activity and easy with this sort of partnership. Yet the result is significant.”
Flared trousers, duffle coats with a British vibe in mannish fabrics, adorable teddy bear breastpins, vibrant shirts with childlike themes of cherries or lamb, a velvet dual breasted tuxedo jacket and also ankle joint boots with a bright red heart leather intarsia were some of the items revealed– along with Styles’ trademark Gavroche caps. “It’s the look of a lord who morphs right into a rock star,” Michele provided.
The collection, which is a one-off, will remain in stores in October, as well as Michele thinks it will draw in not just Styles fans but likewise “any person that wants clothing.”
The occasion became part of Milan Men’s Fashion Week and also Michele meant an opportunity of returning to the main calendar with a menswear show quickly.