Who was Ken Scott? The man behind the floral overdose in Gucci's new collection
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Hong Kong, Feb. 19 -- Gucci's Creative Director Alessandro Michele pays tribute to prints maverick, Ken Scott in a bold and beautiful collection using his archival floral patterns.
The seventies was the era of bold floral prints in groovy patterns and saturated colours. Reigning over the 70s psychedelic era was American fashion designer Ken Scott known as 'the gardener of fashion'. In the 1950s he moved to Milan where he launched his own printed textile brand Falconetto with Vittorio Fiorazzo where he created his colourful patterned fabrics and clothes. Known for bright floral patterns with peonies, roses, poppies, sunflowers, petunias and asters, Scott followed a maximalist design philosophy when it comes to his vibrant line. In the 60s...
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