The MARY KAY® Wear with Confidence Bag

The Most Versatile and Stylish bag that leaves every woman feeling her best and ready for anything


  • Her beauty is our passion. From irresistible products, to positive community impact and a rewarding opportunity, Mary Kay knows how to make women feel beautiful, confident and connected. The Mary Kay ® Wear with Confidence Bag should be designed to empower the woman with an entrepreneurial spirit and multi-faceted life.
  • Designers are required to submit a sketch using the qualifications below. Finalists that are selected will be responsible for making the bags they have sketched within 3 weeks, so keep that in mind when selecting materials for your rendering. No materials will be provided for this sample.
  • Please refer to Mary Kay's Discover What You Love brand campaign for inspiration http://www.marykay.com/en-US/TipsAndTrends/Pages/merchandising-pages/discover-what-you-love.aspx/
  • Versatile and functional for every woman's daily needs
  • Intuitively organized, multiple compartments, lightweight
  • Must include a section to hold makeup


Winner will receive Mary Kay product and the amazing opportunity to collaborate with the brand, and a yearlong membership with the Accessories Council.

Check out the finalists for The MARY KAY® Wear with Confidence Bag in 2016

or explore all finalists, winners and pictures from the 2016 Handbag Awards

The 2017 Application Process is open for submissions through April 23rd at midnight EST.



Irresistible products.
Positive community impact.
Rewarding opportunity.

For more than 50 years, Mary Kay has offered it all. With 3 million Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultants and $3.5 billion in global annual wholesale sales, Mary Kay is a top beauty brand and direct seller in more than 35 markets around the world. Discover what you love by connecting with a Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant in your area at marykay.com.