Overview of this review
Size and fit
The Gucci GG Supreme Sneakers is a slip-on pair that runs true to size and is available in US Men’s sizes. Women can size down to 1 ½ size. The slip-on sneaker has elastic gores that stretch allowing wearers to easily slide into the pair.
Gucci GG Supreme Sneaker Style
The latest addition to Gucci sneakers is the slip-on Gucci GG Supreme Sneaker. It’s black and grey upper is made of a low environmental impact canvas material and dons the classic GG logo pattern. The black leather trim along the edges makes the pair look elegant. It has a blue and red web grosgrain loop detail at the heel. The Gucci GG Supreme Sneakers exude class and elegance with its monochrome colorway and will definitely complete any casual to semi-formal look.
The Gucci GG Supreme Sneakers is a slip-on sneaker with elastic gores that stretch and allow wearers to slide in and out of the pair with ease. The black and grey upper is made of a low environmental impact canvas material with the GG logo pattern, an established symbol of Gucci’s heritage. It has black leather trim and blue and red web grosgrain loop detail on the heel.
It has elastic inserts and rubber sole with a textured pattern and a stitch detailing that go around on the upper trim of the sole. For branding, the insole is branded with a “Gucci Made in Italy” type and the heel area has a Gucci type logo.
Gucci GG Supreme Sneaker History
One of the world’s leading luxury fashion brands, Gucci, was founded in Florence in 1921 by Guccio Gucci. Florence is Italy’s leatherworking capital and has been home to the highest-selling Italian company of its time. Gucci is known for its exceptional leather crafts and has been at the forefront of fashion, design, and haute couture for many decades producing brands, clothing, and footwear for the elite.
The brand received high acclaims locally and became internationally acclaimed when Guccio’s sons brought the brand to New York City in the mid-1950s. Gucci established its first office outside Italy in New York City and became the brand that represented the elites, it became a status symbol of the rich and famous.
Today, it is one of the most recognizable and highly acclaimed brands in the fashion industry and ranked 38th in Forbes’ World’s Most Valuable Brands in 2015. Gucci’s current creative director is Alessandro Michele who according to fashion analysts reinvented the brand adding youthfulness into the Florentine heritage with its latest collections.
The Gucci GG Supreme Sneaker maintains the balance of youthfulness and the Florentine heritage with its modern slip-on silhouette dressed in the iconic Gucci GG logo pattern. The brand’s expert leatherworking is also present in the leather trims of the pair.
Nice to know
- The Gucci Supreme Sneaker has a canvas upper, a material with low environmental impact.
- The sneakers are exclusively made in Italy.
- The pair has a heel height of 0.25 inches.