In The Bag

Photo: @UpstateDiary by Kate Orne (

Photo: @UpstateDiary by Kate Orne (

What’s the handbag that would give you life—if only you could find it? Agnes Baddoo answered that question for herself, and it became a business. 

Formerly a fashion stylist for Elle magazine, Baddoo cut her teeth on the international fashion circuit of New York, London and Paris in the ’90s. When The Glow Up caught up with the designer over the phone from her headquarters in Los Angeles, she was celebrating the fifth anniversary of her eponymous unisex line of handmade leather bags, now sold by some of the most exclusive retailers in the world.

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