Severe Erase - SELF FRAME

Finalist of the The Heritage Bag Inspired by Guess Handbags


2018 Finalist Severe Erase SELF FRAME


What does the Guess? brand mean to you and the inspiration for this sketch
The Guess brand means newness to me. As a child who immigrated to the USA at the age of 10 I was introduced to that iconic triangle logo as something new that I was unfamiliar with. But soon this triangle made me feel special my inspiration for this bag is a nostalgia, memories from my junior high school play ground and how becoming a woman can be playful and grown. This bag is two shapes in one. The fun little girl has grown up but still enjoys fun accessories.

Why did you select these particular materials to work for your sketch?
I selected this materials because it goes well with the brand and also denim is really making a great come back and it’s fundamental to The Guess customer.

What is your design background?
I am an accessory Designer graduating from FiT this semester.

Do you currently design your own handbags collection? If so, would your GUESS? Design fit into your current line?
Currently I am working on fall 2018 Yes Guess would definitely fit into y current collection.

What materials do you normally work with?
I normally work with Leather and canvas.

What can you offer to the GUESS? aesthetic?
I can offer playfulness and functionality to the aesthetic of The brand.

Bag Description
Denim outer front Leather outer Leather trimmingTop zipper Top handle with hidden cross body strap. $250

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