Handbag designer Jen heading for NYC

June 09 2015

Handbag designer Jen heading for NYC

Westbury-on-Trym woman Jen Hamley, founder of handbag start-up ‘Jennifer Hamley, England’ is one of five finalists in the unisex work bag category of the prestigious Independent Handbag Designer Awards. Jen will be attending the judging and award ceremony in New York City, June 17th.

The design, created especially for the awards, provides solutions to hectic modern lives. With many sections and pockets, a removable table/ipad case, an inclusive multi-tool, shopping bag, and USB power pack amongst other features.

Jen’s design is currently featured on InStyle.com, where the public and fans can vote for her to win. The winner will be featured in InStyle magazine, published worldwide. To vote, visit www.InStyle.com/Handbag-poll

Jen started work on her business in 2014, and has a shared design studio in Stoke Gifford, sponsored by Space for Growth, a government backed scheme for fledgling businesses.