What is your inspiration for this sketch?
After researching trend reports and GUESS itself, I decided to address the young
Why did you select these particular materials to work for your sketch?
adventurous lifestyle\" with a daytime saddle bag. The striped leather is inspired by GUESS's signature striped denim and the applique triangle is a GUESS tribute in itself. "
What is your design background?
I am currently attending the Savannah College of Art and Design. I am in the Accessory Design program as a soon-to-be Junior.
Do you currently design your own handbags collection? If so, would your GUESS? Design fit into your current line?
I am not working on a solid collection, but I am working hard to find my niche. I enjoy soft, warm colors and weaving my own fabric along with veg tan and hand-stitching leather. Color-wise, this would not watch, but the veg tan, hand-sewn leather would fit right in!
What materials do you normally work with?
I enjoy working with veg tan, and I would enjoy to experiment with the dying of leather.
What can you offer to the GUESS? aesthetic?
I believe the GUESS aesthetic, while continuing with its solidarity and chicness, could use a little more youth to its line.
Accessories By Elise, \Elise\" Style, Hand woven fabric, veg tan leather, thick suede, and thin suede.