Lulu Guinness OBE famous for exquisite, witty handbags and accessories, launched her company in 1989 and instantly became a “must” in every fashion aficionado’s international address book. Wild praise in the fashion media paved the way for Lulu Guinness shops in London, New York and Tokyo. Her unique creations are also sold in department and specialty stores worldwide, including Harrods, Selfridges and Fortnum and Mason in the UK. Brown Thomas in Ireland and Lane Crawford in Hong Kong.
Lulu was awarded an OBE for services to the Fashion Industry in the 2006 Queen’s Birthday Honours and in 2009 received The Independent Handbag Designer Awards ICONOCLAST Award for “Lifetime Achievement in Handbag Design”.
Lulu Guinness Singapore – SOLE 2 SOLE
Lulu Guinness is in Singapore – Visit SOLE 2 SOLE … Quirky, fun and eclectic, British brand Lulu Guinness is famous for their iconic lip clutches, on top of a plethora of statement-making bags and accessories you’d want to keep as family heirloom. The brand is a hot favourite on the red carpet, and fans include Dita von Teese, Jessie J, amongst others.
Adding a whimsical and witty touch to any wardrobe, British designer Lulu Guinness’splayful handbag designs first made an appearance in 1989 and have since become international icons. Beloved by celebrities including actress Sienna Miller and model Agyness Deyn, the label’s luxe line of accessories have been spotted on many a fashionista’s arm, as well as showcased in museums such as London’s V&A – affirming Guinness’s ability to create portable works of art. They have also been subjects of two exhibitions in Sotheby’s London and New York.
Meanwhile Lulu Guinness bags are seen on the arms of an ever-expanding list of celebrities, amongst them are Dita von Teese, Helena Bonham Carter, Katy Perry, Sophie Dahl, Rachel Weisz, Keira Knightley, Sienna Miller, Agyness Deyn, Alexa Chung.
Background of Lulu Guinness
Lulu’s strong personal style and her original ideas have played a large part in her success with her design inspiration springing partly from retro glamour and partly from modern chic. In 2006, Lulu was presented an OBE from the Queen. In 2009, Lulu Guinness was awarded The Independent Handbag Designer Awards ICONOCLAST Award for Lifetime Achievement in Handbag Design. This year saw Lulu awarded an Honorary Doctorate by The University of the Arts London.
See you at SOLE 2 SOLE for a bit of Lulu Guinness bags shopping!
Update 1 January 2016
We’re sorry to tell all our Lulu fans out there that we are no longer the exclusiver retailer for Lulu Guinness. Fret not, you can still buy these lovely bags from their official website www.luluguinness.com.www.luluguinness.com