Newbark was launched in 2009, by the stylist sister duo Maryam and Marjan Malakpor. The LA-Based luxury brand is best known for elegant, minimalistic, comfortable shoes and handbags. All products are handmade in LA. The debut collection was a single item - a simple pair of foldable leather shoes that fit into a small carrying pouch. They are a stylish alternative to ballet flats and a perfect item to carry anywhere. They have been described as “Moroccan Babouche meets English gentleman’s slippers."