Monique Leshman is a one woman dynamo...
Monique Leshman is a one-woman dynamo whose energy, passion, and fabulous design sense that has enabled her to convert a bedroom-based, home business into one of the hottest international fashion labels in less than 3 years. Driven by the desire to express her creative talents without the compromises associated with working for others, Monique left the world of NY clothing showrooms and began pursuing her dream making costume jewelry in her home. She promoted her designs on the streets of soho in downtown NYC, and the public's enthusiastic response allowed her to grow from one tiny table to multiple displays in less than a year. Quickly, Monique's line expanded beyond costume jewelry accessories to include a wider range of goods including handbags and belts.
Consumers' continuing devotion to her designs and the appeal of her products led her to take her business to the next level. Bergdorf Goodman (among others) picked up her line and Time Magazine proclaimed one of her designs the MUST HAVE bag of the season in her first year of business. Inspired by the extraordinary reception her work was receiving and propelled by a creative drive to go beyond, Monique focused on producing a new look, creating something that hadn't been done before. She selected the clutch bag as her starting point and was determined to make her bags unique by making them in leather, embroidered with stones until fate stepped in.
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