Gucci Apologizes After Blackface Sweater Backlash

Gucci is apologizing following backlash over a sweater that resembles blackface. The sweater features a cut-out at the mouth that is outlined in red. Gucci has removed the sweater from online and at stores.

While images of the sweater came out month ago, people have take issue with them amid the recent blackface controversies. Gucci says the incident is a powerful learning moment for the company.