A screenshot taken on Thursday from an online fashion outlet showing the balaclava jumper that was recently pulled from Gucci’s online and physical stores. Photo: AP

Italian luxury brand Gucci pulls jumper after complaints the item resembled blackface make-up

  • It was the latest case of a fashion house having to apologise for cultural or racial insensitivity
  • Last year, Dolce & Gabbana apologised after an ad campaign featured a Chinese model trying to eat pizza, spaghetti and a cannoli with chopsticks
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A screenshot taken on Thursday from an online fashion outlet showing the balaclava jumper that was recently pulled from Gucci’s online and physical stores. Photo: AP
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