Wednesday 22 December 2021

Over the Top: Gucci Equestrian Helmets - Full Article

If you're looking for an unusual gift or need to make a big fashion statement, these could fit the bill. You're welcome.

By: Kim Izzo | December 21, 2021

If you’re wondering what holiday gift to buy for the equestrian who has everything, the House of Gucci has you covered. The fashion brand has a historical connection to horses and riding; their iconic snaffle bit is used in loafers and as prints on bags, scarves, you name it. Or as the Gucci website explains, “Equestrian references date back to the 1950s, when Guccio Gucci first developed the Web stripe and Horsebit hardware. The House’s roots are continually revisited in new and unexpected ways.”

Now, about those unexpected ways… Current in-house designer Alessandro Michele has served up two equestrian chic offerings for the fashionista horse person in your life (or perhaps that’s you)...

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