Leather goods. Audrey Alexandre’s bags, between luxury and pleasure in Ouest France – January 29, 2018

Leather Goods
Audrey Alexandre's bags, between luxury and pleasure

January 29, 2018

Audrey Alexandre’s bags are entirely made with taurillon leather and velvet jacquard in the pure tradition of French luxury. | Ouest-France

No need to invest in the Parisian capital to create high-end items. French luxury is also available in Quimper.

The initiative

After having managed a human resources department in a large Lyon company, Audrey Alexandre put down her luggage in Quimper, taking her husband and children.

She arrives with a beautiful business creation project matured through her encounters and her passion. “I have always drawn and created objects, especially handbags,confides the young woman. My first models were for my family and my friends. Faced with the success, I wanted to create my own brand. « 

The first prototypes of bags were designed based on her desires and especially her needs as an active woman. Functional but also practical and chic, his creations target the high end. Seduced by the originality and the quality of the range of bags, a leather goods maker working for the biggest French luxury brands for more than 70 years, offers him to make his models.

Fresh and sparkling fabrics

Seams, zips, handles and accessories are made in the pure tradition of French luxury. “Alpine bull leather is worked smooth or crocodile-embossed and each model has its own line directly inspired by the woman who is both active and elegant, but also anxious to preserve her privacy with easy-to-access but well-closed pockets. and secured thanks to the bag accessories. « 

Each model has a fairly long leather link to which you can attach your keys, which allows them to be taken out safely without dropping your bag or holding it on your shoulder. It is also possible to attach one or more matching pockets to the bottom of the bag.« In addition to elegance, the self-confidence that gives the security of his belongings carried in a bag is essential for a woman », adds the designer.

Available only on its internet store, the collection is available in four inspirations that are as attractive on the outside as on the inside, enhanced by fresh and sparkling fabrics. The version Iconique refers to the look of Grace Kelly and Audrey Hepburn, the model Inédit revisits the tote bag, the line Intemporelle is aimed more particularly at « businesswoman » while the Intuition model uses jacquard velvet. Designer models which necessarily have a cost but which are timeless.

Audrey Alexandre’s bags and pouches can be found on her online store https://audreyalexandre.com

Link: https://www.ouest-france.fr/bretagne/quimper-29000/maroquinerie-les-sacs-d-audrey-alexandre-entre-luxe-et-volupte-5531733