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Gucci opens museum to celebrate turning 90

Gucci CEO Patrizio Di Marco poses for the photographers outside the Gucci museum in Florence, Italy, Monday, Sept. 26, 2011. Gucci is celebrating its 90th birthday by inaugurating a museum in its Florentine birthplace. Gucci treasures have been collected in a Medieval palazzo on Piazza della Signoria, which opens to the public Wednesday. Among the items on display are the iconic bamboo handle bag and horse bit loafers that helped the brand become an international must among the 1950s jet set. Gucci's more recent red carpet gowns also can be admired. (AP Photo/Francesco Bellini)

September 26, 2011 11:18:36 AM PDT
Gucci is celebrating its 90th birthday by inaugurating a musem in its Florentine birthplace.