While I love a designer handbag just as much as the next woman, I have an even greater appreciation for the work of independent designers. There’s nothing better than knowing that you’ve got a hot bag on your hands that you won’t see on the arms of every other style maven around the city. Today, I bring to you my carefully curated list of six independent handbag designers I think you should know. With high-quality materials and designs just as unique as each person rocking them, these brands are guaranteed to turn a few heads
Join handbag designer Crystal Haylett of Elly Clay Handbags, Lamik Beauty, and In Her Shoes fly female entrepreneur, Amber Lee of Kane & Couture, for the “What Women Want” Fall 2011 Trunk Show. Hosted by GEORGIA on the Lower East Side, this shopping soiree is the perfect way to kick off New York Fashion Week while supporting a few lovely and talented fly female entrepreneurs. What’s not to love?