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gucci's 60s icons

Block colours, black lashes, side fringes, bug-eyed sunnies, mod mini-dresses, knee-high boots, crystal-beaded bibs and LBD's - the Sixties are swinging wildly back into fashion! From The Shrimp to TheTwig, Frida Giannini's Gucci autumn/winter 14 show was filled with style stolen from the it-girls, movie stars and supermodels of the most delightfully decadent decade of the last century.

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Text Felicity Kinsella
Photography Mitchell Sams

  • The Shrimp

    The Shrimp, The It-Girl, The Face - Jean Shrimpton is the ultimate symbol of Swinging London. Once engaged to David Bailey, this doe-eyed beauty is often credited with launching the miniskirt and loved a pretty peacoat. This baby blue is the prettiest we've seen, maybe since the 60s!

    Gucci autumn/winter 14

  • holly golightly

    When I think of Audrey Hepburn, she's always in a little black dress with hair piled in top of her head, clutching a long cigarette holder. If Audrey were to have breakfast at Gucci (move over Tiffany's, Kanye's eating at Gucci!) in the 21st Century, this is most definitely what she'd be wearing...

    Gucci autumn/winter 14

  • bardot baby

    Oh Brigitte Bardot, you little sex kitten! "Moi je joue," - we'd like to play too little doe, with your blonde bombshell hair and lush blue fur! 

    Gucci autumn/winter 14

  • twiggy

    Twiggy, The Face of 1966, the stick-thin cockney teenager with coquetish features and boyish hair was known for wearing cutesy A-line dresses in pretty pastels and painting black lashes under her eyes. 

    Gucci autumn/winter 14

  • blowup belle

    Jane Birkin was the Sixites wild child. The star of Blowup had a sexy-cute, French-British dress sense and was often spotted in sparkly mini-dresses and knee-high boots all big eyes and gap teeth. 

    Gucci autumn/winter 14