The new line is named after striking Los Angeles-based actress and experimental musician Zumi Rosow, who walked the Spring Summer 2019 runway carrying the accessory, her unconventional look contrasting with the refined bag.
Combining two of the most historical House motifs, the Interlocking G and Horsebit hardware. This detail, which mixes gold and silver colored metals, is replicated from a rare piece in the Gucci archives, chosen by Alessandro Michele for its contemporary appeal.
A shoulder bag in small and mini sizes features a detachable shoulder chain, which detaches to turn the bag into a clutch once the leather handle is extended.
Debuting in the Spring Summer 2019 fashion show at Théâtre Le Palace in Paris, Gucci Zumi was also worn doubled up, with the mini shoulder bag together with the top handle in some looks.
The bag’s designs are also crafted in precious leathers, including lizard, ostrich, crocodile, python and elaphe.
Presenting Gucci Zumi, a bag designed with the House codes and named after actress and experimental musician Zumi Rosow.
Talking to Alex Merry, the artist behind the colorful illustrations of Gucci Zumi.
Gucci Zumi top handles, mini shoulder bags and accessories feature the fruit of the season appearing in a richly colorful pop style print.