An iconic lifestyle brand with a global outlook, LeSportsac was founded in 1974 by Melvin and Sandy Schifter, who invented the original ripstop parachute nylon bags and luggage. Today, the company is known worldwide for its lightweight, high quality accessories, combining whimsical colors and prints with on-the-go functionality and enduring quality. Designed in the USA and made to travel (whether just around the block or around the globe), LeSportsac is a leader and innovator in the accessories market, committed to creating stylish, versatile bags that are made for the modern, mobile lifestyle and packed with possibilities.
About Alber Elbaz
For 14 years, Alber Elbaz was the artistic director of LANVIN with a mission to “wake-up the sleeping beauty,” transforming the oldest French couture House still operating into one of the most sought-after luxury labels in the world. Morocco-born, and raised in Israel, Elbaz trained in New York under the tutelage of legendary American couturier, GEOFFREY BEENE. He then made his home in Paris taking over as the head designer for Prêt-à-Porter for GUY LAROCHE and later as the artistic director for YVES SAINTLAURENT Rive Gauche collection. Open, sincere, intuitive and sparkling, Elbaz has a taste for the unforeseen and rises to challenges. He aims for urban elegance where emotion and optimism reconciles modernity and femininity, technique and originality, and sensuality and creativity.