In Focus: Maggie S. Chan

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Today we are premiering a new capsule which focuses on emerging individuals of interest in our business.  For our first In Focus featured we chose Maggie S. Chan of clothstomidnight.blogspot.com. Maggie captured our attention with both her visual style and intriguing photography.  Digging deeper, we feel we found someone we are excited to introduce as the kick-off to our new In Focus feature.

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The Story of The Gates Satchel

Recently we asked Erin Gates from Elements of Style if she would like to collaborate on a custom handbag this spring. We were  excited when she said yes, and pleasantly surprised when two days later she came back to us with this amazing concept!

 

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We immediately went to work in our New York factory to bring her vision to life.

2- Cutting the leather

3 - Checking our work

5 - Some finishing touches

6 - Off to sewing

4 - testing the leather

Soon we had a completely new design that everyone in our office loved!

From concept to reality the Gates Satchel was ready for its close up. Lights, Camera, Action!

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Today the Gates Satchel has launched, we would like to thank everyone involved for their hard work and dedication. You can see all five Gates Satchels on the GiGi New York website and on Elements of Style.

 

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