Mr Porter Gucci
All About Alessandro Michele’s Capsule Collection

Mr Porter Gucci
Mr Porter Gucci

Mr Porter Gucci. This May sees the launch of an exclusive collaboration between award-winning global online retailer Mr Porter and luxury fashion brand, Gucci. Under the creative direction of Alessandro Michele the two brands are debuting an exclusive capsule collection, comprising 43 colourful items.

Following on from the success of Gucci’s first exclusive womenswear collection for Net a Porter last year, Mr Porter is gearing up for a second coup. The collection is a combination of Mr Porter’s British heritage and Gucci’s Italian influence; inspired by urbanism and self-expression. The ready to wear pieces, shoes and accessories follow both classic tailoring silhouettes and wearable sportswear, all created in a powerful colour palette.

Each Mr Porter Gucci item includes a unique yellow label, combined with a plethora of iconic Gucci motifs. A wool jacquard crew neck sweater features Gucci’s iconic bee motif, a heavy felted jersey sweatshirt is emblazoned with Gucci’s tiger motif. In company with the iconic bee and tiger, a skeleton and cat are debuted in this collection, there is a wool cotton knitted vest with skull jacquard and a cat twist face watch with red and black bracelet.

Mr Porter Gucci
Mr Porter Gucci

Other Mr Porter Gucci highlights include a practical drawstring backpack, prep-school inspired formal wear, detailed jackets and tapered trousers. There is a choice of two suits: one with faille and tape detail, another incorporating the iconic bee motif. A five-pocket pair of jeans features patch detailing; classics horse bit loafers come in green leather, featuring a 25th anniversary patch and embroidery. In addition to the ready to wear pieces and shoes, the capsule collection includes small accessories jewellery, from sterling silver and enamel bracelets to cube print scarfs and aviator style sunglasses. Words: Rosie Smith

Mr Porter Gucci
Mr Porter Gucci
Mr Porter Gucci
Mr Porter Gucci