Did Gucci’s Showtime Campaign Miss its Mark?

Did Gucci’s Showtime Campaign Miss its Mark?

Earlier this week, Gucci released its Spring 2019 campaign ad labeled “Gucci Showtime” which was directly inspired by the 1940’s and 50’s golden age of Hollywood musicals. Gucci’s creative director, Alessandro Michele, has a fondness for vintage fashion and his collections with Gucci have always been an influence since an earlier time. This collection embodies [...]

The Virgil Abloh Experience

The Virgil Abloh Experience

In the fashion industry, it is important for people to be aware of what’s hot and what’s not. Whether you care more about the most recent collections, models, or designers, it comes in handy to know who is really perfecting their craft and earning the attention of the masses. One specific designer, who has recently [...]

Chime for Change: Standing Against Gender Inequality

Chime for Change: Standing Against Gender Inequality

In 2013, Gucci established their global campaign, Chime for Change, created to unite and strengthen the voices and faces speaking out and working against gender inequality. With more than 156 sponsors, such as Facebook, Hearst Magazines, the Kering Foundation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the founding faces of Salma Hayek Pinault and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, [...]

Covered in Black

Covered in Black

A month by month recap of a 2018's black magazine covers: January Kofi Siriboe on Essence by Michael Rowe Kicking into the New Year with their December/January issue, Essence printed actor Kofi Siriboe as their coverboy. Photographed by Michael Rowe, Siriboe sported a green, blue, pink, and purple plaid suit as well as sharply trimmed [...]