to celebrate the opening of their bond street store in london, FENDI has collaborated with ten renowned international women to design a line of exclusive handbags. designed by stars from adele to zaha hadid, the ‘peekaboo’ bag ranges in colors and materials that show off the versatility of their bespoke line started in 2009. the collection was created to raise money for the kids company with proceeds from the may 30, 2014 sotheby’s auction. see the whole series below.
(left): the geometric silhouette of the bag by zaha hadid breaks away from her archetypal curves with a sophisticated form that promotes organization
(right): promoting human equality the image of africa and the words ‘truth love freedom’ are silk-screened onto the purse by naomie harris
(left): tanya ling hand paints the blue designs onto off-white leather
(right): kate adie lines a pink leather reporter-style bag with a colorful camo print
(left): adele’s signature look adorns this selleria romano leather accessory in bordeaux, pink and red
(right): bright red bag in croco pattern for jerry hall reflects chinese culture
(left): georgia may jagger, daughter of jerry hall and mick jagger, explores her love of photography with this selfie that graces the front of this large silk-screened ‘peekaboo’ finished in sequins
(right): embroidered poetry and watercolors define the look of artist tracy emin’s design
(left): white croco leather details reflect the elegance of gwyneth paltrow
(right): cara delevigne embraces the superwoman in her handbag
about kids company: founded by camila batmanghelidjh in 1996 to provide practical, emotional and educational support and services to at-risk london and bristol youth. the organization provides a safe, caring, family environment where individuals are supported according to their specific needs, with the goal of empowering clients and helping them achieve goals and be successful, independent individuals. the charity operates through 10 centres and in over 40 schools across the british cities.