Bringing glitz and glamour to oodlique, we are delighted to welcome Lisa Bea, creator of bespoke and personalised clutch bags.
Lisa Bea supplies bespoke handbags and accessories, currently stocked in the likes of Selfridges London, as well as various boutique shops in London and online. Specialising in making beautiful bespoke handmade products and cater for individual orders to large wedding parties and cooperate requests for major PR companies.
Founder, Lisa tells all about her growing business and plans for the future.
1. Why and when did you decide to start your business
Lisa Bea started as concept whilst I studied at The London College of Fashion almost 20 years ago, I dreamt of designing and creating bags which led me to obtain my degree in design and technology of fashion accessories. Fast forward to 2010, Lisa Bea became a reality since which time I have supplied my range world wide to countries throughout Europe, America, South East Asia and Australia.
2. Where do you seek inspiration from for your product range
I carefully follow colour trends, fashion styles and forecasts which I take inspiration from to create bags that are current, stylish and fun. I have an understanding of what my customers are looking for and a big part of making any business successful is listening to people and guiding them accordingly.
3. What are your greatest achievements to date?
Seeing my bags in the Christmas window display of Selfridges (London) remains my greatest achievement and something that I am immensely proud of, having designed the entire Christmas range from scratch and seeing it so beautifully displayed was a proud moment.
4. Who inspires you?
When I see such happy customers sharing their new ‘Lisa Bea’ bags on social media with love and excitement it inspires me to push myself and the business to new frontiers.
5. What is important to you in business?
Customer satisfaction is of paramount importance and ensuring that each bag is made with an exceptionally high attention to detail which goes beyond expectations.
6. What do you enjoy most about your business?
Knowing that Lisa Bea is an established and recognised brand is incredibly satisfying following the many years of hard work, dedication and commitment from me and my supporting team.
7. What has been your biggest endorsement to date you have received for your products?
I have worked with top cosmetic houses such as Lancome, Bourjois, Elizabeth Arden and Lisa Bea has been featured in The Independents top 10 make up bags to buy and Hello magazines Christmas gift list to name a few.
8. Why did you choose to list your products of Oodlique
I was impressed with the website, it is clearly a growing success and I felt that my bags complimented the other high quality products that are sold.
9. What has your experience been like working with Oodlique
Whilst it is a relatively new relationship I have found the team easy to work with and always responsive, good communication is key in any business.
10. What does the future hold for your business?
We have exciting changes ahead for Lisa Bea which will see new products added to the range, the business is growing exponentially and we have to constantly keep it fresh, watch this space!
Shop Lisa Beas STUNNING bag collection on oodlique