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Bravo Handbags was formed in California 17 years ago based on a technology invented by its founder and president, Terry Smith, called Enamel Leathering.
APLF organised the Fall/Winter 2018-19 Colour, Material and Fashion Trends Forecast Workshop in Sheung Wan, Hong Kong last week. Over 60 fashion designers, manufacturers and buyers signed-up for this event and participated as the 3 fashion-forward experts dissected the fashion trends for Fall/Winter 2018/19.
The fail-safe of the season comes in the form of the humble woven bag. From tiny, rounded-top-handle bags to teeny crossbody picnic baskets - from newly discovered brands like Bembien or cult classics like Chanel - this kitchy trend is one that has fast become one of the most coveted styles to hit the scene this year.
Not so sure exactly what the new FLATFORM shoe trend entails? In basics, a ‘flatform’ is the combination of both a flat shoe and a platform heel. To create this combined appearance, both the heel and the front sole is raised in equal proportions, giving gorgeous amounts of lift without creating any extra arch, as high-heels have a tendency to do.
Spanish company Inpelsa is a world leading lambskin tannery specialized in double face, Nappa, Nubuck and Suede. “Our double face is known for its lightness and for its quality and is used to make leather goods, garments and shoes,” declares the company’s General Director, Manuel Rios Navarro.
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