The boundaries between literature, art and fashion often fade giving birth to a fabulous collection of accessories. The same thing happened in the case of the French designer Olympia Le-Tan who decided to immortalize some of the book covers of the past decades and turn them into box clutches perfect for all occasions and events. Drop a glimpse on the fascinating array of clutches created with mastery by the rising accessory guru.


Not only fashion junkies are mad about the latest box bag collection of Olympia Le-Tan. Celebrities are also eager to sport these artistic accessories that would definitely catch the glimpse of our entourage.

As the designers claims: "I was so proud and happy to see two of the most beautiful and stylish actresses of this generation wearing something that I made". Indeed you just can't overlook one of the most visionary and authentic clutch designers of the moment.

The Olympia Le-Tan clutch bags radiate an intellectual vibe paired with the newest tendencies of fashion that blur the boundaries between the various art and style domains. With a rising career at Chanel as well as a few years of apprenticeship at Balmain the successful accessory designer managed to get the proper ambition and motivation to come up with her own unique line of clutch bags.


Inspired by childhood experience as Olympia Le-Tan states:
"My father has a huge collection of beautiful old books. In the house I grew up in, all the walls were covered in books"(Telegraph.co.uk).
Thanks to this rich source of inspiration she decided to immortalize the most visionary book covers from the '40s and '50s. This is how the completer collection came into being and was spread all over the world. You'll find here: Moby Dick by Herman Melville, Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell as well as The Catcher in the Rye by J.D Salinger.

Wearing these accessories is indeed a real thrill therefore make sure you get hold of one of these fabulous designs perfect to top various outfits.


One of the interesting facts reveals that only 16 pieces are created of each deign therefore it is a real jewelry for those who wish to complete their personal collection of unique clutches. You'll find these cute box clutch bags in numerous capitals of the world and stores that are famous of their high class collection of accessories. She wished to add to the same magazine that "I just felt that some of them were so amazing that they had to be turned into something even more special".

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Her series of design projects as the latest one entitled 'You Can't Judge a Book by Its Cover' has as its main objective to popularize these fabulous book covers and pair them with the newest style tendencies in terms of accessories. Celebrities who are eager to make Olympia Le-Tan's dream come true are Clemence Poesy as well as Natalie Portman.

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