Alessandro Michele's 5 Most Memorable Moments At Gucci So Far

BY Jordan Grant / Sep 21 2016 / 18:52 PM

Ahead of this afternoon's live stream, we take a look at Alessandro Michele’s finest moments since taking the reins at Gucci. From transforming the iconic slipper with kangaroo fur to a complete re-birth of the Gucci logo, it’s fair to say Alessandro has created nothing less than a frenzy surrounding the Italian house

Alessandro Michele's 5 Most Memorable Moments At Gucci So Far
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1. When he offered DIY jacket customisation in Milan

As if his quirky, romantic jackets weren't already at the top of our must-have lists, Gucci launched a pop-up in their Milan store for bespoke customisation on those coveted jackets.

2. Giving the iconic Gucci loafer a wild makeover

The original leather loafer was created in 1953. Fast-forward 60 years and Alessandro introduced its cool older brother - backless and with kangaroo fur. 

3. When he brought the world to worship at the altar of Gucci 

Floral suits and pussy-bows made their way down the aisle at the Resort 2017 presentation which was held at Westminster Abbey.The devoted fashion elite congregated on the benches at the spectacular venue for a show to remember. 

4. Hiring Graffiti Artist Trevor Andrew For The A/W16 Collection

Alessandro brought the street to the runway in the coolest of ways.

It just got Real #guccighost @gucci

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5. Dressing Beyoncé's 'Formation' Army

Beyoncé's dancers slipped into custom bodysuits with a signature red-and-green trim to form a head-to-toe monogrammed army. The Italian house described it as 'an homage to Gucci, celebrating its past and its present.' We describe it as #Flawless.

See what he's dreamed up for next season and watch the S/S17 show live from Milan Fashion Week here