consciously designed handbags

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Shirley X Lies Mertens

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MEN'S COLLECTION

MEET THE PEOPLE BEHIND

Every design is inspired by & named after real people and friends that intrigue me.
A homage to their life, dreams, and ideals.

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Discover their stories

Men's Collection

LAPTOP BAGS

CROSSBODY BAGS

A GLOWING GIFT IN JUNE - MAIWE skincare

Portraits

A series of conversations with creative minds about their life. 

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Consciously crafted

As a future-oriented brand, sustainablility is at the heart of our practice. We are very much aware of the environmental impact of our industry and commit ourselves to proving things can be done differently. A circular approach and continuous research regarding the next green solutions, are part of our daily scope.

A PERSONALIZED GIFT

In our antwerp boutique we offer an embossing service on our bags.

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"Handmade by female artisans in Portugal, you can rest assured that you’ll receive a quality product."

"A handbag you’ll want to carry with you everywhere."

"Lies Mertens focusses on transparent manufacturing processes, sustainable outputs, and attention to materials and pure form."

"The retail space features a palette of natural earth tones while minimizing its ecological footprint."

"Why consider anything else."

Antwerp Boutique

about the brand

how we work

Leather & care

SUSTAINABILITY