Sixth Annual Independent Handbag Awards

We’ve told you about the Independent Handbag Awards in the past so you probably have a good idea of what it’s all about. So we just wanted to post a little reminder that Handbag Designer 101 is now accepting applications for the Sixth Annual Independent Handbag Awards.

Independent Handbag Awards

Nicole Giordano

Nicole is the founder of StartUp FASHION, an online resource and community supporting for independent designers around the world with building their businesses. A deep love for the craft of fashion paired with an adamant belief that success is defined by the individual, led her to found StartUp FASHION, where she helps independent designers and makers screw the traditional fashion business rules, create their own paths, and build businesses they truly love. More than anything else, she’s in the business of encouragement and works every day to remind makers and designers that they have something special to offer the world and that they can, in fact, do this thing!