Christian Louboutin (born 1963) is a well known Parisian shoe & handbag designer. Christian Louboutin (Christian Louboutin handbags) left school at the age of 16 and moved to Romans-sur-Isere, the centre of France's footwear industry, to become an apprentice at Charles Jourdan's shoe factory. He used to sneak out of school regularly from the age of 12 to watch the showgirls at some Paris nightclubs. Because he was fascinated by their costumes and cites this as his main inspiration for becoming a shoe designer: "The showgirls influenced me a lot. If you like high heels, it's really the ultimate high heel - it's all about the legs, how they carry themselves, the embellishment of the body. They are the ultimate icons."
April 28, 2009
April 24, 2009
Kathleen Dustin, who creates the accessories from clay, said they are designed for women who are confident about their style. She said: "Most people are amazed at them. They are for the woman who is very confident in her own personal style because they make a very strong statement."
March 30, 2009
He is one of the most innovative clothing and accessory designers, today. For the last 30 years, Issey Miyake's work (Issey Miyake handbags) has been an exploration of the relationship between clothing and the human body, his interest in texture, color, technology and poetry has been in the conceptual forefront of fashion.
March 09, 2009
We all know VBH (Vernon Bruce Hoeksema handbags) for its envelope clutches but there is an entire world in its vast collection that is way more spectacular and so luxurious it is almost absurd.
February 27, 2009
Kenji Ikeda (Kenji Ikeda handbags) is another Japanese designer who makes beautifully classically shaped handbags. Kenji Ikeda comes from a family that use to make high-end bags, and it shows in his work!
February 23, 2009
Michael Kors (born August 9, 1959) is one of the most popular fashion designers in America. "Michael Kors" also refers to his brands of apparel, handbags (Michael Kors handbags) and fragrances.
February 17, 2009
If you want one of the LV limited edition bags designed by Rei Kawakubo (Comme des Garcons handbags), founder of Comme des Garçons, you'll have to hop a flight to Tokyo.
February 14, 2009
Born in Africa, Jas Sehmbi (JAS M.B. handbags) was uprooted at the tender age of four, to move to India, before finally settling in England in 1970. He completed an art foundation at East Ham College in Stratford and just three months later began retailing small leather and canvas bags. He then went on to designing as well as retailing and opening his first shop in Ilford in 1985.
February 11, 2009
With her luxury collection of exotic skin, leather and patent accessories SANG A (Sang A handbags) is fast gaining global recognition as a designer to watch. Upon launching in Spring 2006, SANG A's exquisitely treated and meticulously constructed accessories have ignited fashion's fascination with all things alligator, python and ostrich. Combining an unbending style ethos that sets its own trends, with an eye for bold colors, shapes and textures, SANG A designs are glamorous, modern and always unique.
February 04, 2009
One of Manila’s best-dressed women and a former model who produced her clothes line, Tina Maristela-Ocampo raised the stakes in her career by designing high-end, exquisitely crafted accessories which she initially sold only in New York. In no time, her Celestina clutch bags ended on the red carpet, worn by Hollywood glamazons.