Jackie O by Gucci Bag History

It is one of the most iconic accessories of Gucci brand. The bag Jackie O occupies a very special place in the history of the house, after it became the favorite accessory of Jacqueline Onassis, wife of former US President John F. Kennedy.

Women know that spending a small fortune on a bag can be a very good investment, because it can be “for life.” The bags following us every day, take us to work, to school, to go shopping and sometimes they are a bit ‘our security blanket. If you can be a fashion item of clothing only for a season, a bag can be an accessory always trendy, an evergreen to revive and reinterpret!

Jackie O: the Jacqueline Kennedy bag icon

Created in 1950 under the name of “Constance”, the Gucci handbag has become the favorite accessory of Jacqueline Onassis. The wife of US President John F. Kennedy-then married his second greek wedding shipowner Aristotle Onassis-the sixties was often photographed and immortalized as an icon of style and elegance: with her, inseparable Gucci bags, to show off in many different occasions. L’ former US First Lady was particularly attached to the “Constance” model of Gucci that the bag was renamed “Jackie O”, in honor of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis,

Jacqueline Onassis was considered one of the best dressed women, a true “guru” in fashion and class and a model to be imitated: it is therefore no surprise that the Jackie O’s soon became a successful accessory, still one of the favorite bags by Hollywood celebrities (and beyond). Salma Hayek, Jessica Alba, Barbara Straysand, Kelly Rutherfold, Sienna Miller, Rihanna, Camilla Belle, and many other celebrities never go out without a Gucci arm! For grocery shopping, to bring the dog to the park, or to a social event… the Gucci handbag is always perfect!

The Jackie O is not just a bag but a real “institution.” It ‘a classic instantly recognizable, with rounded edges and a snap-on: the accessory is perfect for a woman who works, who needs comfort and convenience but do not want to give up the class and glam. It now occupies a place of honor at the M useum Gucci in Piazza della Signoria in Florence, opened on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the fashion house and within walking distance from the Uffizi. For fashionistas, the nostalgic and fashion fans is a destination.

Gucci: the story of a myth

Guccio Gucci opened a leather shop way back in 1921 in Florence, initially designing luggage quality leather designed for more affluent social classes. Due to the popularity gained in the thirties, Gucci has expanded its handicraft production, starting to sell saddles, shoes, belts, women’s gloves and bags. Just the bag has become increasingly popular in the forties, during the Fascist era, when the high-quality leather was hard to find. In particular, the bamboo bags are immediately become an ‘ icon of house Gucci and have been worn by aristocrats, nobles and celebrities from around the world.

The seventies were a time of expansion for Gucci: new styles of bags, such as hobo, new fabrics such as satin for evening bags, and stripe pattern, red and green, became a distinctive feature of the Gucci brand. The double G is now synonymous with ” Made in Italy”, then of fashion and quality.

Modern style, attractive shape and unstructured, versatility, same exquisite craftsmanship of Gucci house: this is the New Jackie, the exclusive creation wanted by the new creative director of Gucci Frida Giannini and take on the classic model home. Enriched with long leather tassels detailing and finely finished bamboo, available in exotic leathers such as crocodile, python, ostrich and calf, down it is a “must have” among the stars. Sienna Miller goes crazy for the New Jackie in total white version

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Gucci Jackie O Hobo Bag : EBTH

Gucci Jackie O Hobo Bag : EBTH

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36998 auth GUCCI purple leather NEW JACKIE LARGE Hobo ...

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AUTHENTIC-GG-JACKIE-O-MONOGRAM-VINTAGE-GUCCI-SHOULDERBAG-HOBO

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Chanel suit, circa 1965

Chanel suit, circa 1965

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Gucci History and Some Interesting Facts

Gucci History and Some Interesting Facts

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GUCCI on emaze

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Acestea sunt cele mai populare modele de genti din istorie!

Acestea sunt cele mai populare modele de genti din istorie!

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Kate Middleton’s £119K shopping bill for 2017

Kate Middleton's £119K shopping bill for 2017

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The Hermes Birkin bag vs Hermes Kelly bag

The Hermes Birkin bag vs Hermes Kelly bag

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Princess Diana & Her Classic Vintage Chanel Flap Bag …

Princess Diana & Her Classic Vintage Chanel Flap Bag ...

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The Frida Giannini’s years at Gucci

The Frida Giannini's years at Gucci

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Die Geschichte Der Jackie O

Die Geschichte Der Jackie O

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Jackie O. on Fifth Avenue. | Jackie Kennedy

Jackie O. on Fifth Avenue. | Jackie Kennedy

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Gucci Jackie O Hobo Bag : EBTH

Gucci Jackie O Hobo Bag : EBTH

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36998 auth GUCCI purple leather NEW JACKIE LARGE Hobo …

36998 auth GUCCI purple leather NEW JACKIE LARGE Hobo ...

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AUTHENTIC-GG-JACKIE-O-MONOGRAM-VINTAGE-GUCCI-SHOULDERBAG-HOBO

AUTHENTIC-GG-JACKIE-O-MONOGRAM-VINTAGE-GUCCI-SHOULDERBAG-HOBO

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Chanel suit, circa 1965

Chanel suit, circa 1965

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Gucci History and Some Interesting Facts

Gucci History and Some Interesting Facts

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GUCCI on emaze

GUCCI on emaze

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Acestea sunt cele mai populare modele de genti din istorie!

Acestea sunt cele mai populare modele de genti din istorie!

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