With Gilles Mendel at the helm, the famed J. Mendel brand is renowned for the highest quality materials combined with impeccable craftsmanship and contemporary sensibility. Originally founded in 1870 as a boutique specializing in fur, the five-generation French atelier is now based in New York and appeals to high profile names with its inherent luxe-femininity. J. Mendel clutches provide a polished sartorial charm to all outfits. Envelope clutches, decorative minaudières and elongated shapes are lustrous and expertly designed. Varying textures, leather embossing and quality fabrics lend themselves to a timeless and distinguishable finish.