Who Wore It Better, Gundam Or Gucci?

Gucci.com has people doing a double take, thinking they’re seeing an outfit that appears inspired by Dozle Zabi from Mobile Suit Gundam.

Was it inspired by the iconic anime? Dunno! But surely, you can see the similarity.

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The outfit is from the Gucci’s 2017 fall collection.

A Gucci spokesperson told Japanese site RocketNews that there was no record of this being Gundam inspired, but added that it’s possible the company’s designers are somehow influenced by anime.

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Brian Ashcraft

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored five books, including most recently, Japanese Whisky: The Ultimate Guide to the World's Most Desirable Spirit.