Elaborating on the extent to which he values beauty, Michele continues, “The day that I will not have the chance to run under the beauty, I don’t want to live anymore.” He adds, “Because it’s one of my first reasons to live. I mean, when I am nervous, I try to look at something beautiful. I get in a beautiful place. I try to read something beautiful. I try to read something like a beautiful poem–something that makes me feel better because it’s like my religion.”
ALESSANDRO MICHELE ON DOING CO-ED SHOWS
Under Michele’s creative direction, Gucci recently began hosting co-ed runway shows. Michele discusses the move, saying, “For me, the company is my big movie, and I don’t want to do a movie for men and a movie for women.” He adds, “They have to live together to make the most beautiful movie.” Read more on GQ.com.