Pucci: The Updated Edition.

  • Author: Armando Chitolina, Vanessa Friedman, Alessandra Arezzi Boza
  • Weight: 11.9 lb.
  • Dimensions: 14.2" x 14.2"
  • Format: hardcover
  • Number of Pages: 448
The Pucci story is a modern epic with its roots in Renaissance Italy: the brand’s founder, the Marchese Emilio Pucci di Barsento, was a charismatic aristocrat whose lineage extends back to the 15th century. By the early 1950s, his boutique on the isle of Capri was catering to wealthy sophisticates, heiresses, and movie stars buying his “Capri pants,” silk scarves, and lightweight separates. By the end of the decade, Jacqueline Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe were wearing his dresses, and by the mid-’60s, the label was synonymous with the gilded lifestyle of an international jetset. Pucci was one of the first brands to bear a logo, and a pioneer of diversification into interiors, athletic wear, and accessories. Featuring hundreds of photographs, drawings, and candid shots from the archive of the Emilio Pucci Foundation, this XL tome captures the breathtaking elegance and drama of a unique brand. Each book is uniquely bound with one of a selection of original print fabrics from Emilio Puc...