Gucci Icons Bags

Gucci is one of the most recognizable brands in the world. The classic GG monogram is easy to spot no matter what piece it graces, but there is much more to the history of Gucci than just the logo. In 1921, Guccio Gucci started a leather goods company in Florence and within a few years, sophisticated shoppers were turning to the house of Gucci for their luxury goods. The horsebit icon, which is just as recognizable as the GG monogram, was an idea that stemmed from the many horse-riding aristocrats Guccio came to know in Italy. The brand continued to grow and expand to the massive and well-respected design house it is today, but now Gucci wants to turn back to its roots and share more of the company history by reflecting on the Gucci Icons.

While taking a stroll back through time to see the iconic items that make the brand what it is today, three iconic handbags stand out: the Stirrup, the New Bamboo, and the Jackie. Along with that, we have a gallery of imagery throughout Gucci’s history, from the early 1930s to today.

The design has not changed much since the inception of this bag, and the Gucci New Bamboo Top Handle Bag remains a classic. While other brands attempt to bring touches of bamboo into their lines, Gucci is the only designer that does it tastefully and without a note of kitsch. I immediately narrowed in on this cherry red crocodile version with light gold hardware. Not only is this exotic bag delightful, but it’s also the perfect hue to work with fall trends. Price is $14,900 via Gucci.

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  • Maria

    Jackie bags from the classic to modern times look fantastic. ;)

  • Ana Pejkanovic

    Oh, I am in LOVE!!!! I do not know which one to pick.
    I love Jackie bag…so stylish, so timeless, oh so gorgeous.

  • Camila

    I really hate having to click ‘next page’ over and over… Can’t everything be on the same page?

    • Megs Mahoney Dusil

      We are using the galleries for posts that are very image heavy, it looks much cleaner than having to scroll down the page and there is a ton of white space. But we try to only use the galleries when we have tons of photos, not for every post. We will keep this in mind and see if there is an easier way to integrate!

  • Elegant Tomatoe

    I really wish PurseBlog would change back to just strolling… SO MUCH QUICKER!

  • @nsnettles

    The click to next pages increases their view count, the more view the more they can charge their advertisers. Without the advertisers, there would not be a blog.

  • MizzJ

    Omg was that bamboo bag really almost $15K? I know it’s a classic, but I don’t really see bamboo being worth that much.

    • Megs Mahoney Dusil

      That version is because it is crocodile – but the leather version is much more affordable!

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  • crazybaglady

    Love Gucci’s classic pieces, they are still great styles even though they’re more than 40 yrs old!

  • Sandy

    Every season I list my favorite pieces eventually narrowing the list to my absolute favorite pieces to purchase (wish I could purchase them all but such is life). I cannot remember the last time that something Gucci did not make my final list…this year a pair of Gucci riding boots off the runway….the Gucci Brocade Stirrup Hobo was almost the bag but Fendi edged it out, the 2Jours was just too tempting. Oh, and my heart goes out to all of the people who have to “click” so many times to see all of the pictures….I think that is so funny!!!!

  • LOLA

    I actually love the horsebit print. Gucci must feature more horsebit print than these gg logo everywhere

  • modesvintage

    I have a burgundy bamboo bag from the 1960′s or thereabouts!

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