Turquoise and diamond brooch, ‘Forget-me-not’, Michele della Valle. The diamond set lattice basket embellished with a flowering bouquet of carved turquoise and brilliant-cut diamonds, some of yellow tint, to a diamond bow surmount, mounted in white gold, signed Michele della Valle and numbered, case. Sotheby’s.
Gucci DIY: Championing the idea of self-expression, Alessandro Michele hands over the design reins, courtesy of the Do It Yourself service. Symbols, including a bee, daggered heart and kingsnake can be embroidered onto the sleeve of knit or shirt. Colorful printed silks are on offer as tailoring linings, and initials can be appliquéd onto bombers, leather jackets and the Ace sneaker.