Gucci SS11: exotic allure

Tribal, it would seem, is far from dead. For several seasons now there’s been a fascination with all things exotic lingering in the world of fashion, and while that hasn’t changed it has evolved. The move is away from the overtly fierce and warrior-like and more towards ’70s glamour with an exotic edge.

For Gucci, Frida Giannini did it with feathers and beads and tassels and studs. But where the collection succeeds even more is in the sandy Safari looks, bold jewel tones, and woven crochets that may not be glamour as we’d expect from Gucci, but the desirable sort none the less.

More images after the jump.

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Gucci SS11

Images: Style.com.

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