This handbag collection based on an original, exclusive and patented concept combining small snap-on decorative clips and a choice of interchangeable chain straps. This concept lets you quickly customize your bag to suit your outfit or your mood.
The snap-on decorative clips on the bags made in Maison Altesse’s workshops in the Ardèche. They feature the most popular designs of Georgettes brand and match leather bands used in Les Georgettes bracelet collection, so creating a strong link between bracelets and Bags.
Handbags chain straps are adjustable and can be worn three different ways, depending on the occasion: cross-body, shoulder or hand-held.
Les Georgettes is an innovative and patented concept involving custom jewelry embellished with interchangeable and reversible leather, offering a wide range of finish and color options. By switching or reversing colored leather bands, every woman can design her cuffs to go with her outfit, her bag or her mood!.
Les Georgettes™ is a creation of Groupe GL Altesse, France’s leading jewelry manufacturer, and Texier, a renowned leather goods manufacturer in Brittany. Officially both are recognized as part of France’s National Heritage (Entreprises du Patrimoine Vivant)
Over a Century of Fine Craftsmanship
The story begins in the Paris of 1905. Marius Legros, a talented young craftsman, decided to set up his own jewelry business at 62 rue Charlot, in the heart of the famous Marais district.
Today, The Maison Altesse as the leading French manufacturer, designs and markets gold, silver and gold-plated jewelry and recognized as part of France’s national heritage.
This amazing manufacturer produces jewelry for leading high-end French brands.
Amazing documentary, Battle at Versailles, follows an event in 1973 at Versailles that pitted France’s best designers against the best America had to offer.
Crystal therapy and energizing stones have become a hot trend for the upcoming season.
Christopher Kane show during London Fashion Week Spring/Summer collections 2017 (London, United Kingdom).
We have been recently featured on KCTV5, a CBS-affiliated television station.