• Gucci, since 2017, banned the use of fur: why a hat was trimmed with rabbit?

    13 days ago - By Fashion United

    Image: Gucci FW15 via Spotlight Launchmetrics
    In 2017 Gucci sent out a widely publicised press release that the Florentine fashion house would ban fur from its collections. In a statement the company said its new policy underlined a modern and ethical vision for luxury.
    While Gucci's fur-trimmed loafers were an enormous profit driver after their debut in 2015, from its SS18 collection onward Gucci stopped using kangaroo fur inside its loafer line and replaced it with lambswool. The brand also halted the use of angora. In 2021 Gucci said it was reviewing its strategic approach to all the...
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