THE INDEPENDENT HANDBANG DESIGNER AWARDS: 2018
- Designers are required to submit a sketch.
- Designers are encouraged to create their own vision of a GUESS? handbag using their own inspiration and imagination of Guess?’ rich history.
- Finalists that are selected will be responsible for making the bags they have sketched within 3 weeks so keep in mind when selecting materials for your rendering.
- No materials or inspiration will be provided for this sample.
- For inspiration, research the Guess brand and check out Guess.com, Guess retail locations as well as Guess’ Instagram instagram.com/guess
Winner will garner the opportunity to potentially collaborate with the Guess Handbag Design Team using the winning bag as inspiration, and also receive a yearlong membership to the Accessories Council.
THE INDEPENDENT HANDBANG DESIGNER AWARDS: 2017 FINALISTS
Anna Hegeman – Van Der Borne
Winner of the The Young and Adventurous Lifestyle Backpack by Guess Handbags
Amy Steele – Amy Steele
Winner of the The Cutting Edge Bag by Nasty Gal
IHDA 2016 FINALISTS
Winner of the All About the Logo by Guess Handbags
Cathleen Nicol of C Nicol
Trina Turk Winner