Created in 1993 by the entrepreneur Mário Spaniol, the renowned designer Carmen Steffens have leather as raw material of their accessories, working with him from the your home, to manufacture its coveted shoes and bags of the highest quality.
With entrepreneurial vision, entrepreneur Spaniol realized quickly the demand of leather pieces for the national footwear and, before launching the label Carmen Steffens-named for your mother – he opened the first tannery Couroquimica.Today, the tannery and Carmen Steffens, based in Franca, São Paulo State, are companies with large national and international respect.
For summer 2012, Carmen Steffens presents a collection all worked on the theme of “the sky’s the limit” which comes filled with rustic elements and tropicalists references. To compose your new line of handbags and shoes from Baglib.com, the brand was inspiration in style boho chic of 70 years, and the delicacy and charm of the years 50.
With a cheerful and colourful collection, the pieces bring mix of textures, colors and unusual materials, to mark the summer with great daring and fun. One of the major trends that mark Carmen Steffens 2012 Summer accessories, are the color blocking, which appears in sneakers, flats and sandals collection heel, many laces, embroidery and pearls, which ensure the touch of romanticism to the hottest season of the year, and quite a mix of textures and exclusive materials, such as thin strips and applications of metallic crystals in parts.
The natural details, which are super high, also score a good part of the shoes. That brings leather parts with natural finish, as linen and rope. The cute and tropical prints also are highlighted, such as póas (marbles), heart and floral prints, which appear as flagship of the collection.
Consolidating itself as one of the toughest national fashion accessories, Carmen Steffens has over 150 stores throughout Brazil and 200 in the world, such as Argentina, United States, France, Australia and Spain, to sell.
Carmen Steffens line of handbags and shoes, the brand also created edited Raphael Steffens, dedicated exclusively to men, and the Teen for teenagers of 8 and 13 years. This year, the brand gained even more national fashion scenario status: opened a concept store on rua Oscar Freire, São Paulo, played between the most luxurious brands.