Monica Frisbie - Mondrina

Finalist of the The MARY KAY® Most Irresistible Makeup Bag

United States

2015 Finalist Monica Frisbie Mondrina


What is your inspiration for this bag?
Since my make up bag is usually one of the first things I see in the morning, I thought it would be great to see fun red lips and compliments printed on the inside to read w hile you get ready.

What is your design background?
I always loved fashion, and grew up around my families retail business. I attended F.I.T. for accessories design and fell in Love with handbags.

Why did you select the particular materials to work with?
I wanted to use canvas to keep it light weight and wash able and leather for the lips so when it is detached it can be used a fun clutch to go out with.

Tell us why you think every woman will love your makeup bag design?
I wanted to create a every day make up bag to make every women feel happy when using it.

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