Environmental Graffiti doesn’t usually cover events about handbags, but this is no ordinary handbag. Apart from being two-bags-in-one, completely sustainable & hand-made using vegetable tanned leather, I have seen the bag from its inception. I have seen the drawings, I have seen the mock-ups and the final product. I have seen the MT Central handbag from conception to creation. Not because I designed it – no – but because the designer, Maria Teresa Vernacchia is my mom.
Before anyone accuses me of a shameless plug, I’d like to affirm that without her, I wouldn’t be around and without me you wouldn’t be reading Environmental Graffiti. So without further ado, here are some quick facts:
Tonight is a special occasion and I wholeheartedly welcome all of you to come along to the launch event if you’re in London (hosted at From Somewhere) to celebrate with me. You’ll have to hurry though, because I’m practically blogging live!