Monday, 20 February 2012

Meet the Accessory Specialist - Rhiannon

Name –  Rhiannon     

Star sign – Taurus

A bit about you – I am Canberra born and bred. I have an intense love for shoes, handbags, fashion and event management. I am currently finishing off my Diploma in Public Relations.

Previous jobs – Many many years in retail, a couple in real estate, currently at the ABS.

What is your favourite H for Handbag? – Way too hard to pick just one! I love anything with a light coloured lining, numerous pockets, that fits all my stuff and matches my outfit! H for Handbag ticks those boxes with almost all their bags.
(Clare says - Rhiannon is the new proud owner of Dolly -featured here)
Most interesting fact about yourself – I own approximately 200 pairs of shoes

How would your friends describe you in 3 words? – Fun, smart and generous (I asked them)

What is your favourite movie? – Breakfast at Tiffany’s

What would you do if you have a time machine? – use it ;)

Who is your favourite designer? – Clare of course ;)
(Nice one Rhiannon, love Clare x)

If you would like to book a H for Handbag party with Rhiannon contact Clare

Thursday, 2 February 2012

Meet the Accessory Specialist - Ellanor

Name – Ellanor

Star sign – Leo

A bit about you – I'm from Victoria and moved to Canberra in Sept 2011 from Melbourne. 
Previous job experience - I spent 5yrs with the Military and 1yr as an Australian Immigration Officer at the High Commission in Fiji, I'm also a qualified swimming teacher and a musical theatre sound and lighting engineer... I know, they don't seem like they go together, but why not ask me about it at your next party :)

Favourite H for Handbag?– My favourite handbag in the range is are the Willow Shoulder Bag because they are fun, practical, robust and hide a multitude of sins

Most interesting fact? – As much as I love the girly things in life, I also love to watch and play Ice Hockey!
How would your friends describe you in 3 words? - Fun, bubbly, organised

If you were an animal what kind of animal would you be? - Dolphin, I love the water... my mother always called me a water baby.

What is your favourite movie or song? - My all time favourite movie is Mary Poppins

If you could be a superhero, what would you want your superpowers to be? - To fix muffin tops on women all over the world :)

What would you do if you have a time machine? - I would tell myself not to worry so much as a teenager

If you would like to book a H for Handbag with Ellanor contact Clare

Meet the Accessory Specialist - Betty

Name – Betty

Star sign – Aries

Other jobs? – I’ve worked for the Government (no, I’m not a secret agent J); and I’ve worked in Jupiters’ Casino on the Gold Coast and that was a lot of fun – yeah!)
Favourite H for Handbag style? At the moment it’s the Harper Satchel -  very versatile with pockets in all the right places for work, meetings, and it fits the IPAD!

How would your friends describe you in 3 words?  Kind, funny and loyal J
Last book you read?  I’m reading The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series (again!)
Favourite songs?  I’m an 80’s tragic... you know the ones – Duran Duran, INXS, Human League – the list goes on!
If you could be any character in fiction, who would you be? Lara Croft (ha ha)

What would you do if you have a time machine? Go back to the 80’s!

Do you have any pets? Gosh I’ve had every pet – The favourite was my childhood dog – a corgi! Then there were guinea pigs, rabbits, chooks, a cat or two and even gold fish and tropical fish (well, until the cat ate them L)
Who is your favourite designer?  Can’t afford them though!  Collette Dinnigan, Stella McCartney 

Anything extra? I also enjoy creating beaded and chain maille jewellery and mosaics, you might find me at the Gorman House Markets from time to time.

Betty also has a bag named after her... if you would like to have a bag named after you, contact Clare to source you a style we dont currently stock and if you buy one we'll name the bag after you.