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Can We Restart Black History Month? Gucci Is Facing Backlash Over Selling “Blackface” Sweater on Their Website [PHOTOS]

By Tamantha Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer

It’s too much foolishness going on in Black History Month already.

Italian luxury clothing line, Gucci, is receiving backlash for selling a sweater that appears to resemble “blackface.” The $890 black sweater, has a balaclava attached near the neck. When it is brought up to cover the person’s mouth, it looks like oversized red lips, which is a how one would describe as “blackface.” The sweater has been removed from the Gucci website.

So are y’all still going to be Gucci down to the socks or nah?

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