They may lack the advertising clout of a Gucci or a Louis Vuitton, but designers launching into the crowded handbag segment are turning their smaller size into a key selling point.
Roland Mouret, Andrew Gn and Alexandre Vauthier, who all show their collections in Paris, have joined the ranks of bag designers with collections that put the onus on exceptional craftsmanship and personal service.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)