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Gucci Women’s design slippers and horsebit handbags



Gucci Horsebit Handbags

How Gucci started. Born in 1881, craftsman’s son Guccio Gucci founded the House of Gucci as a saddlery shop in Florence in 1906. Guccio’s first talent was his craftsmanship in leather goods. He started out selling leather bags to horsemen in the 1920’s and progressed to luxury luggage as his clients graduated from equine transportation to horseless carriages. In 1938 Guccio Gucci opened their first retail shop on the Via Condotti in Rome.



The Princetown Gucci slipper brings together different chapters from the House’s history for Pre-Fall 2020. Since its introduction, the slipper has become a mainstay in the House’s collection. Here, crafted from pale pink leather, the shoe combines two emblematic symbols from the archives that speak to Gucci’s equestrian heritage: the Web and the Horsebit.



Inspired by archival designs, Gucci Horsebit 1955 bucket bag unifies the original details first introduced over six decades ago with a modern spirit, highlighting the Horsebit. Part of Gucci’s genetic code, the double ring and bar design has been established as one of the most distinctive elements among the House symbols borrowed from the equestrian world. The hardware is paired with a contemporary mix of materials and colours, combining textured black leather with soft butter leather to create a colour block effect.



  1. Black leather with tonal piping

  2. Women’s

  3. Green and red Web

  4. Horsebit detail

  5. Leather sole

  6. 10mm height

  7. Made in Italy

  1. Black textured leather bottom with a vintage effect

  2. Black soft metal-free tanned leather top

  3. Gold-toned hardware

  4. Microfibre lining with a suede-like finish

  5. Horsebit detail

  6. Adjustable shoulder strap with 56cm drop

  7. Drawstring closure

  8. Weight .5kg approximately

  9. Small size: W22cm x H25cm x D12cm

  10. Made in Italy

In the 1990’s, Tom Ford, Gucci’s newest executive head, has brought Gucci back to the center of chic, and now commands a varied line of products including leather fashions, perfumes, colognes, cosmetics, shoes (including the moccasin with the distinctive Gucci snaffle-bit), the “Flora” foulard created for Grace Kelly by Rodolfo Gucci, suitcases, watches, jewellery, silk scarves, sports articles, belt clasps (the one with the Guccio Gucci initials, was introduced 1964), ties, and eyeglasses.

A new silhouette was introduced to the Gucci Horsebit line for spring/summer 2020. The top handle has a domed shape with an optional leather shoulder strap, crafted from black leather. The collection unifies details first introduced on the original bag that inspired the line from over six decades ago with a modern spirit, highlighting the Horsebit. Part of Gucci’s genetic code, the double ring and bar design has been established as one of the most distinctive elements among the House symbols borrowed from the equestrian world.

New arrivals Pre-fall Gucci





  1. Brown textured leather bottom handbag with a vintage effect

  2. Original GG canvas top

  3. Gold-toned hardware

  4. Microfibre lining with a suede-like finish

  5. This product contains leather made through an alternative chrome free tanning process, reducing the environmental footprint compared to traditional methods.

  6. Horsebit detail

  7. Adjustable shoulder strap with 56cm drop

  8. Drawstring closure

  9. Weight .5kg approximately

  10. Small size: W22cm x H25cm x D12cm

  11. Made in Italy

  1. Moss green mangrove snake printed bottom handbag

  2. Light brown viper printed metal-free tanned snakeskin top

  3. Gold-toned hardware

  4. Suede lining

  5. Horsebit detail

  6. Adjustable shoulder strap with 56cm drop

  7. Drawstring closure

  8. Weight .5kg approximatelySmall size: W22cm x H25cm x D12cm

  9. Made in Italy





  1. Pale pink leather with tonal piping

  2. Women’s

  3. Green and red Web

  4. Horsebit detail

  5. Leather sole

  6. 10mm height

  7. Made in Italy

  1. White textured leather bottom with a vintage effect

  2. Original GG canvas top

  3. Gold-toned hardware

  4. Microfibre lining with a suede-like finish

  5. This product contains leather made through an alternative chrome free tanning process, reducing the environmental footprint compared to traditional methods.

  6. Horsebit detail

  7. Adjustable shoulder strap with 56cm drop

  8. Drawstring closure

  9. Weight .5kg approximately

  10. Small size: W22cm x H25cm x D12cm

  11. Made in Italy

  1. Blue textured leather bottom with a vintage effect

  2. Red soft metal-free tanned leather top

  3. Gold-toned hardware

  4. Microfibre lining with a suede-like finish

  5. Horsebit detail

  6. Adjustable shoulder strap with 56cm drop

  7. Drawstring closure

  8. Weight .5kg approximately

  9. Small size: W22cm x H25cm x D12cm

  10. Made in Italy

As always with leather goods, Gucci never disappoints. Astonishing handcrafted leather items in timeless designs.

“You can never be overdressed or overeducated.” ― Oscar Wilde

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