The jumper cost $ 900.
Fashion house Gucci is removed from sale sweater because of accusations of racism. Cardigan has a black collar Balaclava with holes for the mouth and red lips.
Social media users accused the brand in parodying blacks and the creation of so-called “blackface” (once called the make-up of actors who have played black people, mostly in a negative light).
In the fashion house apologized and justified that the collection was inspired by ski masks the last century.
Now the controversial sweater at the official website cost $ 900, was removed from sale.