How could a poor Italian carrying suitcases become the creator of one of the world's most luxurious brands? Let's introduce you to Guccio Giovanbattista Giacinto Dario Maria Gucci. The house of Gucci in the 1970s was all about high fashion, until the murder of the unfortunate Gianni Versace, the crime of the century of the fashion industry.
The highlight of the fall 2023 menswear season is that, for the first time in the history of runway fashion, men's shows rival women's in excitement, innovation and artistry. What was once easily done packaged under one banner is now a cult obsession. The old skinny suit is now streetwear!—while it may seem like a sideshow now, it's actually a mainstream thing.