Critters kept turning up on the bags at MFW, because the designers threw everything else they could think of onto the runways, so why the hell not? Bulgari featured a smart jeweled snake’s head on many of its purses. Gucci also seized on the serpentine motif, along with an irresistible crimson sequined fox bag, and colourful birds on that valise. Birds were kind of a thing at MFW: DSquared2 slapped a parrot on one of their purses, Emilio Pucci was having a Hitchcock moment maybe, and Max Mara’s nautical theme lent itself to a bag with seagulls all over it.
Gucci Valise with Birds: