Whether you're looking for the ideal summer destination, or scrolling through international news, you are sure to stumble upon Greece. In the midst of its struggling financial situation one may wonder what else the country has to offer besides its rich history, culture, and hospitality? Well, the answer is its fashion scene.
Inspired from their country's roots, four Greek fashion brands show that it is possible to create and promote something unique in times of financial insecurity. Here are four Greek brands that you should know about:
From Emma Watson to Rihanna, many celebrities choose to elevate their summer looks with a pair of Ancient Greek Sandals. Influenced from the widely-worn traditional leather sandals sold in every corner of Greece, the brand's designers wanted to create a pair of sandals of high quality that would last for summers and summers. Subtle colors and intricate designs exemplify the brand's originality, as they combine a long tradition with new fashion trends.
As the brand's name reveals, Isapera, which is Greek for "straight ahead and beyond," is inspired from the traditional Greek sandal model but offers an interesting twist on the classic footwear. Each pair of sandals is unique for its striking colors and multitude of textures. These sandals will amp up any outfit and are the only pair of shoes you will be need this summer.
A splash of bright color makes these bags essential for your summer travels. Fun designs, delicate crafting and made with care in Greece, Koku bags stand out for their originality. Carry them at a summer festival, on the beach or even in the middle of the city, these lightweight bags are ideal for the warm season.
The search is over, we've found the perfect bag to carry from day to night. Crafted in Greece, Callista bags stay true to their simple yet sophisticated design with fine Italian leather and signature knots. The bags come in every shape and size and in an array of colors, ideal for all year round.