New York City, United States
Kristine Gottilla, founder and designer of SPENCER DEVINE, studied Fine Arts at School of Visual Arts in NYC and went on to study costume design in Rome immediately after, where she simultaneously learned of her love to travel and sew. Upon her return to New York, Kristine began experimenting with designing and hand-stitching leather bags. For the last five years, she has been working out of a store front in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, offering customizable styles to customers.
This current collection consists of refined iterations of the most popular of those custom styles.The SPENCER DEVINE s/s 2013 collection is made with fine leathers carefully chosen for their durability and enduring qualities. Our unisex accessories cater to both the fashion taste maker and the demanding professional. Built with the urban dweller lifestyle in mind, these focused products find a niche in a market where carrying your necessities doesn’t have to be a choice between sporty and tech, but can have the look of sophisticated style. The s/s 2013 feature bag is at once a backpack, a tote and a briefcase, meant to court both male and female customers with its ability to adjust throughout the day as you go to work, hit the yoga studio and venture out around the city. Made entirely in New York City.Read less
SPENCER DEVINE’s designer Kristine Gottilla isn’t just into bags – one could say her interest borders on reverence. “I am really inspired by the way people move around,” Kristine says. For her,…