from UCLA, Bryna was determined to pursue a career
in fashion, so she returned to San Francisco's
marina district and enrolled in the Fashion
Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM).
While studying there, Bryna worked as a stylist and
consultant at a stylish woman's clothing boutique.
The outfits Bryna created were of course never
complete without a wide array of accessories. As
much as Bryna enjoyed her job as a stylist, she
often struggled to find the right bag, so she
decided to create her own line of handbags. Thus,
Bryna Nicole handbags was born.
that the way a woman dresses conveys her
personality, mood and attitude. She has been careful
to incorporate this concept into her design
principle, which highlights the fact that a handbag
should be a tool for self-expression. Depending on
the outfit and the individual, a bag can represent
something different. Bryna's designs are adaptable
and classic, not excessively trendy, yet always
Handmade in New
York, these meticulously crafted handbags are made
to last. Every part of the bag is considered in the
construction, including the lining, leather, and
hardware. Bryna maintains the utmost quality in the
leathers used and always pays attention to every
last detail. Offering functional totes for day and
retro-inspired clutches for play, Bryna Nicole
achieves a modern take on old glamour.
brings contemporary edge to the inherent beauty of
vintage style. The upcoming collection features
classic designs in updated colors and textures.
While bold hues and creative metallics reveal a more
edgy side of the designer, the designer stays true
to her roots, utilizing supple suede, burnished
patent, and croc-embossed leather trims. Braided
handles interwoven with an antique metal chain speak
to the signature Bryna Nicole look.