fastening the zipper
fastening the zipper
Getting the bends right
Getting the bends right
Gluing
Gluing
Making the cut
Making the cut
Measuring
Measuring
Riveting
Riveting
The luggage tag
The luggage tag
Stitching
Stitching
Tools
Tools

The-Dufffel-copyThe Gucci collection of bags this season features an important addition, the Diamante, its iconic motif from the 1930s reinterpreted with a modern touch. The distinctive diamond shaped patterns originally appeared on women’s handbags. This year, as part of the Diamante Lux Luggage line, a whole range of carry-on baggage gets the Diamante treatment including duffels, totes, briefcases, shoulder bags and messenger bags. Here we present a picture story on how Diamante duffel bags take life in the famed Gucci workshop