2016 FINALIST

Seong Yeon Lee - ACIDCHROME

Finalist of the The BERNINA Best Handmade Handbag



Canada



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2016 Finalist Seong Yeon Lee ACIDCHROME

Seong Yeon Lee FINALIST'S PROFILE

How are your bags made?
They are sewn using sewing machine. The labels are applied with foil inlays.

What is the primary material used?
Italian cow leather, embossed cow leather, and goat leather

Do you make all of your own bags? If not, please explain who helps you make your bags.
I create all the samples of my handbags myself.

What is your design inspiration?
My inspiration came from geometry. I wanted to push the structure of the bag to the limit using geometric shapes.

What sewing machine do you use to make your bags? How long have you had it?
I have sewn with an industrial sewing machine.

Have you ever sewn with or used an industrial sewing machine? If not, how do you sew with leather?
Acidchrome, 'Ava' style, Tote, Black Italian cowhide, Black python embossed cowhide, White goathide, $795 U.S.

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