Back when it first launched in SS18, Jacquemus’s Le Chiquito bag kicked up a fuss in all the right ways — mainly because of how tiny it was. For the French designer’s SS23 collection, titled Le Raphia, the label has kept its diminutive proportions and all the important details: branded hardware, structured top handle and smooth leather construction. The update? The removable cotton strap that it’s suspended from.
Pared down and minimalist, self taught French designer Simon Porte aims for the essence in his design ethos. His work features in publications like Refinery29 and InStyle.