THE INDEPENDENT HANDBANG DESIGNER AWARDS: 2018

The Heritage Bag Inspired by Guess Handbags

A creative and imaginative way of embracing the history of the Guess? brand and heritage.

CATEGORY QUALIFICATIONS

  • 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

CATEGORY PRIZES

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.

APPLY NOW

THE INDEPENDENT HANDBANG DESIGNER AWARDS: 2017 FINALISTS

Guess Triangle logo

Anna Hegeman – Van Der Borne

Winner of the The Young and Adventurous Lifestyle Backpack by Guess Handbags

Nasty Gal Handbags

Amy Steele – Amy Steele

Winner of the The Cutting Edge Bag by Nasty Gal

For more information visit thehandbagawards.com.

IHDA 2016 FINALISTS

Adrian Furstenburg

Winner of the All About the Logo by Guess Handbags

Cathleen Nicol of C Nicol

Trina Turk Winner

C Nicol Trina Turk Winner