Dapper Dan Comments on Gucci Turtleneck Controversy

Dapper Dan

Following Gucci’s controversial removal of a Black Turtleneck jumper that had a strong resemblance to racist blackface imagery, Dapper Dan a strong collaborator with the Italian Fashion house has spoken out against the piece on Instagram:

The CEO of Gucci has agreed to come from Italy to Harlem this week to meet with me, along with members of the community and other industry leaders. There cannot be inclusivity without accountability.” Dapper Dan ends with “I will hold everyone accountable.” We are gonna keep our eyes and ears out for any news of this meeting and keep you updated.