The Ultimate Luxury Logo? Your Own Initials.
Why spring for designer logos when your own name already carries plenty of clout? Italian leather titan Bottega Veneta has been saying this for years, so much so that it’s become its motto: “When Your Own Initials Are Enough.” If you haven’t tried out a monogram, Bottega’s doctor’s bag (in rough-and-tumble suede, kicked up with sporty stripes) is the perfect place to start. To get it personalized, swing by one of BV’s stores. (If you’re in New York, we recommend the massive new flagship on Madison Avenue.) A branded bag like this could be your new calling card.
Here's a closer look at how the hand-painted process comes together.
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